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Get Ready For Can-Am Police-Fire Games

Fri, Feb 28, 2014

Emergency, protective and all first responders inspired by Sochi can go for the gold July 13-20.

Bell Helicopter Announces Support of Medevac Foundation International Project

Thu, Feb 27, 2014

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company (NYSE: TXT), announced its support for the Medevac Foundation's HEMS 101 Project, which is dedicated to producing a set of guidelines for establishing Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS)/Air Ambulance Programs in nations that currently do not have services in place.

Firefighters Battle Wind-Whipped Chattanooga (TN) House Fire

Thu, Feb 27, 2014

FE Talk: Sons of the Flag

Wed, Feb 26, 2014

Bobby Halton talks to Navy Seal Ryan "Birdman" Perrott of Sons of the Flag.

Maryland Firefighter Injured in Accident

Tue, Feb 25, 2014

At around 12:30 pm, Tuesday, February 25, 2014, firefighters from the Kettering/Largo Fire/EMS Station 846 arrived on the scene of a working townhouse fire in the 600 block of Harry S. Truman Drive.

Off-Duty Berkeley (CA) Firefighter Dies in Tractor Accident

Tue, Feb 25, 2014

Anthony Nunes, a 54-year-old firefighter paramedic for the Berkeley (CA) Fire Department, was killed when his tractor overturned in rural Contra Costa County on Sunday.

START Triage with RPM

Mon, Feb 24, 2014

Without question, the mass casualty incident environment is a chaotic scene. Quickly establishing a level of organization is essential, writes Demetrios A. Kastros.

Apparent Gas Explosion Sparks Chicago House Fire

Sun, Feb 23, 2014

A house fire in Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood Saturday was reportedly sparked by a gas explosion.

Boston Fire Injures Two Residents and Firefighter

Sun, Feb 23, 2014

New Baltimore Firefighter Benefits Spark Workers Comp Debate

Sun, Feb 23, 2014

The dispute spotlights a high-stakes debate over a law that presumes certain cancers are related to fighting fires. Firefighters say the provisions -- which can lead to awards exceeding $500,000, including medical bills -- rightly reflect the fact that they can encounter dangerous fumes and chemicals on the job.

On Last Day, North Carolina Firefighter Rescues Family Dog from Fire

Fri, Feb 21, 2014

On February 18, 2014, at 4:31 PM, City of Rocky Mount (NC) Fire Department (RMFD) firefighters were dispatched to a residential structure fire at 509 Drexel Rd.

PETA To Honor Davie (FL) Firefighters for Puppy Rescue

Thu, Feb 20, 2014

The quick thinking Davie firefighters who saved a puppy after he fell into a drainage pipe will be honored by the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.

Iowa Town Evacuated Due to Toxic Chemical Fire

Thu, Feb 20, 2014

Authorities are evacuating residents of a small northern Iowa city where firefighters are battling a chemical fire.

Social Media: One Department's Success Story

Thu, Feb 20, 2014

"Going social" clearly has been the right choice for my department. I continue to be amazed at what we are learning and the support the department is gaining because of it, writes Matthew Hertzfeld.

Thousands Pay Tribute to Dallas Firefighter

Mon, Feb 17, 2014

Firefighters from as far as Houston attended a funeral service for firefighter William Tanksley, who was killed last week by a driver who lost control on an icy patch of a bridge over Interstate 20.

Locution Systems Inc Announces Fire Station Alerting System in Coral Gables (FL)

Mon, Feb 17, 2014

Sons of the Flag Raffling Off Custom Motorcycle from Gas Monkey Garage

Mon, Feb 17, 2014

The Sons of the Flag, a nonprofit organization committed to supporting burn survivors, recently teamed up with their friends over at Gas Monkey Garage from the hit Discovery Channel Show Fast N Loud to build a custom Sons of the Flag Motorcycle.

Nine Displaced, Two Firefighters Hurt in Lebanon (PA) Fire

Sun, Feb 16, 2014

A two-alarm fire that officials termed "challenging" forced nine people from their homes and left two firefighters injured on a frigid, blustery Saturday on a snow-choked street in Lebanon.

Child Dies, Three Hospitalized After Chicago Fire

Sat, Feb 15, 2014

One 3-year-old was killed and another critically injured when an extra-alarm fire swept two homes in a Chicago neighborhood Friday night.

California Firefighter Handcuffing Leads to Protocol Review

Thu, Feb 13, 2014

Arkansas Crew Saves Man After Gas Detection

Wed, Feb 12, 2014

A Springdale (AK) crew received a 911 call for an unconscious/unresponsive male at a local poultry production plant.

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