Newbern, NC, No. 9 Township Fire & Rescue Gets Pumper/Tanker
Number 9 Township Fire & Rescue in Newbern, NC, has taken delivery of a Midwest Fire side control tanker-pumper built on a Freightliner M2 106 chassis.
Posted on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:59:25 GMT
Close Calls: Leaking Substance Affects Firefighters
Billy Goldfeder shares the story of Spokane firefighters who felt lightheaded and sick during alarm system response call.
Posted on Wed, 01 Nov 2017 12:20:00 GMT
When it Comes to Apparatus Suspension, There's a Lot Riding on It
Experts explain the different kinds of chassis suspensions available for fire and rescue vehicles.
Posted on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:29:00 GMT
Ex-TX Firefighter Used Spycam on Female FF
A former Austin fire lieutenant is accused of spying on a female firefighter while she was showering.
Posted on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 01:31:37 GMT
LAFD Firefighter's Death Officially Deemed LODD
Los Angeles fire Capt. David T. Moorman fell ill and died in February after working a long shift.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 23:11:03 GMT
Pierce Pumper Powered by a Ford Power Train Purchased by Lafayette County, MS, FD
Pierce has sold a Pierce Saber custom pumper equipped with a Ford 6.7L V-8 turbo diesel power train to the Lafayette County Fire Department located in Oxford, MS.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 21:12:17 GMT
Staffing Funds Remain Concern at New TX Fire Station
Money has been an issue for Corpus Christi's newest fire station since planning began nine years ago.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:50:24 GMT
MA Firefighter Suffers Medical Injury at Blaze
Crews had to remove the ill firefighter from the roof by ladder while battling the three-alarm fire in Ayer.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:43:22 GMT
Former FL Firefighter Accused of Arson to Cover up Theft
A former West Palm Beach firefighter is accused of starting a fire at a Walmart to cover up shoplifting.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:29:35 GMT
NY Chief Set for Court Battle over 9/11 Benefits
Utica Fire Chief Russell Brooks is taking the city to court in a fight for 9/11 compensatory benefits.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:08:33 GMT
VA Volunteers Under Investigation for Gang Rape
An investigation has begun into five Strasburg volunteeer firefighters accused of raping an intoxicated underage girl.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:55:24 GMT
SC Chief, Official Indicted over Asbestos Contamination
Marion's chief and a city official allowed entry into a department building knowing asbestos was inside.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:41:42 GMT
IL Firefighter Who Inspired De Niro's 'Backdraft' Role Dies
Don Rimgale, who died Monday at 77, was the basis for Robert De Niro's investigator role in the film.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:26:35 GMT
Living Memorial for 18 Victims of 1957 NY Fire
A living memorial of 18 trees is being planted for those who perished in a Niagara Falls fire 60 years ago.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:35:44 GMT
FL Fire Board OKs Sex Harassment Settlement
A former Greater Naples fire officer filed a sexual harassment suit against the district and its chief last year.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:18:30 GMT
CA Volunteers Want Chief, Board President Ousted
Julian firefighters seek leadership changes amid a feud over joining the county's Fire Authority.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:58:29 GMT
Ajax, Ontario, Canada, Fire & Emergency Services Puts Rear-Mount Aerial in Service
Ajax, Ontario, Canada, Fire & Emergency Services recently took delivery of a new Smeal 32M rear-mount aerial.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:00:54 GMT
IL City's Minority Hiring Falls Short of Goals
Minority hiring for Peoria's fire and police departments fell short of established goals for the last two years.
Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:39:12 GMT
Apparatus Crushed During Massive St. Louis Warehouse Blaze
A warehouse fire caused a collapse Wednesday and an apparatus was crushed by falling debris.
Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 22:56:05 GMT
PA Business Owner in Dispute over Installing KNOX-BOX
A Lower Macungie Township butcher calls it government overreach to install a rapid entry system.
Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:46:30 GMT
IN Fire Chief Steps Down amid Probe into Deadly Fire
Flora's fire chief resigned Tuesday a year after four sisters died in a house fire that was ruled arson.
Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:44:48 GMT
Meet AZ's Only All-Woman Inmate Firefighting Crew
Twenty women from the Perryville prison complex make up the only all-female inmate crew in Arizona.
Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:28:28 GMT
NC Firefighters Tackle Another School Bus Catching Fire
Concerns are being raised after Charlotte firefighters responded to another fire erupting in a school bus.
Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:19:31 GMT
Adorable Video of Rescued CA Girl Hugging Firefighter
After a Lake Forest firefighter freed a little girl whose hand was stuck, she quickly hugged him.
Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:12:23 GMT
Chicago FFs Tackle Mechanical Blaze at Chocolate Factory
Firefighters tackled a large blaze Tuesday at a chocolate factory on Chicago's Near West Side.
Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:45:33 GMT