Rand Street: Philadelphia's Active Shooter Incident
Dennis Merrigan explains how Philadelphia firefighter encountered a gunman inside a structure fire and the lessons he learned on Rand Street.
Posted on Fri, 28 Oct 2016 10:41:53 GMT
Boston Fire Department Deputy Chief Greg Mackin explains how his department seeks to protect its members from unnecessary exposure to carcinogens.
Posted on Sat, 01 Oct 2016 12:00:00 GMT
Harrison Hydra-Gen Releases the Hydra-Skid Short-Bed Brush Kit
Harrison Hydra-Gen, a leader in the development of innovative hydraulic solutions, announces the release of the Hydra-Skid Short -Bed Brush Kit.
Posted on Thu, 27 Oct 2016 22:13:25 GMT
Lake Assault Boats Assists with WI Boat Fire
Lake Assault Boats, recently assisted the Superior, WI, Fire Department in its response to a fire on an ore boat at Fraser Shipyards using a vessel that was in its final testing phase.
Posted on Thu, 27 Oct 2016 22:02:09 GMT
Globe, DuPont, and NVFC Announce More Winners in 2016 Gear Giveaway
The Northwest Washington Volunteer Fire Company in Salem, IN, and the Sylvia-Yellow Creek Volunteer Fire Department in Dickson, TN, will each be outfitted with four sets of new, state-of-the-art Globe turnout gear.
Posted on Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:40:43 GMT
Workrite Develops Station Wear Line for Women
Workrite develops line of fire station wear exclusively for women.
Posted on Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:07:51 GMT
The Dangers of Sleep Deprivation
Peterson explains why sleep deprivation may be the most significant threat to EMS and firefighter health and safety in the future.
Posted on Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:42:37 GMT
Custom Stainless Steel Pumper Delivered to Harrodsburg, KY
Harrodsburg, KY, Fire Department has taken delivery of an E-ONE stainless steel low pumper built on an E-ONE Typhoon custom chassis.
Posted on Thu, 27 Oct 2016 15:45:14 GMT
Grant Will Fund New KY Fire Station
The $500,000 Community Development Block Grant will fund Sacramento's new fire station.
Posted on Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:30:46 GMT
Fire Causes Extensive Damage to Historic Seattle Home
Dozens of firefighters responded as fire engulfed all three floors of the duplex.
Posted on Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:16:28 GMT
NY Dept. Will 'Elevate' Firefighters to Officers During Emergencies
After demoting several captains, Watertown plans to promote firefighters to captains when supervision is needed.
Posted on Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:35:47 GMT
FDNY Firefighters Make Rope Rescue at Manhattan Blaze
Rescue 1 firefighter James Lee was lowered from the roof to rescue a person from a fifth floor window.
Posted on Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:14:29 GMT
Where Did the Years Go?
John Salka reflects on 40 years of change in the fire service.
Posted on Sat, 01 Oct 2016 11:59:00 GMT
Mich. Fire Chief Suspended over Child Porn Allegations
Allegan Fire District Chief Matt Gillies has been accused of viewing child pornography at his fire station.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:46:39 GMT
Parents of Fallen NY Firefighter Drop Suit Against Fire Dept.
Capt. Jack Rose's parents decided against filing a suit against the Centerville/Cedar Grove Fire Department.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:37:53 GMT
Chief, Firefighters Burned at IN Silo Fire
The Storh fire chief suffered burns to his arms, face and hands and two Wolcottville firefighter suffered minor burns.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:17:01 GMT
Strong Economy Allows CA Station to Reopen After Three Years
Contra Costa Fire is set to reopen Station 87, which closed in 2013, thanks to a new fee and better economy.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:00:00 GMT
SmartPower Adds Severe-Duty, Marine-Grade Alternators to Generators
Smart Power Systems announced that its line of smaller generators (6.2, 8 and 10kW) are now equipped with severe duty marine-grade alternators.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:16:33 GMT
Rhodium Utilized in Response to Hurricane Matthew
Incident Response Technologies, Inc. (IRT) announced that its Rhodium Incident Management software was widely used in Florida and South Carolina in response to Hurricane Matthew.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:57:45 GMT
St. Louis House Fire Claims Infant, Four Injured
Firefighters rescued two boys, ages 1 and 3. The older boy and two adults were critically injured.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:29:13 GMT
Defensive Attack Used on NJ Fire
A tanker task force was called to help contain the Milford house fire. Firefighters from NJ and PA responded to the fire.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:22:05 GMT
IL Council Members Attend Fire Academy
The Charleston Fire Department hosted a shortened fire academy for members of the city council and city staff.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:15:12 GMT
Firefighters Killed in Esperanza Fire Remembered
Five U.S. Forest Service firefighters died when Engine 57 was overrun by fire while protecting a home.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:05:57 GMT
Industrial Foam Pumper Delivered to Ontario, Canada
Nova Chemical Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, has taken delivery of an industrial foam pumper built by Pierce.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:19:24 GMT
Photos: OR Firefighters Rescue Worker
Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue crews rescued a construction worker injured at a work site.
Posted on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:23:11 GMT