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New Jersey Firefighters Rescue Occupant from Motor Vehicle Accident

Mon, May 19, 2014

Firefighters responded to a motor vehicle accident with entrapment in Pennsauken, New Jersey.

Fire Service Leaders Cultivate Relationships at CFSI Dinner

Fri, May 16, 2014

Each year, the Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) has the distinct honor of hosting the annual National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner and Seminars Program.

Specified Technologies Inc Electronic Barrier Management Program Ensures Comprehensive Fire Barrier Integrity at New Parkland Hospital

Fri, May 16, 2014

Scheduled for fall 2014 completion, the 2.5 million-square-foot new Parkland Hospital is the largest healthcare construction project in the nation.

Tennessee Firefighter Requires Bone Marrow Donor

Fri, May 16, 2014

William "Flounder" Frawley is 28 years old and works on Medic 7 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, with Hamilton County EMS. He's in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant. See how you may be able to help.

Massachusetts Firefighters Revive Patients Suffering Suspected Heroin Overdoses

Fri, May 16, 2014

West Springfield (MA) firefighters used the drug Narcan to revive two patients suffering suspected heroin overdoses.

Brotherhood Ride 2014 to Honor 19 Fallen Texas Heroes

Thu, May 15, 2014

The Brotherhood Ride organization consists of firefighters, police officers, and EMS personnel who ride bicycles to honor emergency responders who died in the line of duty. This year's ride will be dedicated to fallen heroes from Texas.

Firefighter Down: Treating Cardiac Arrest

Thu, May 15, 2014

Firefighters are more susceptible to cardiovascular events than the average person because of their work environments and exertion levels, writes Robert C. Owens Sr.

Man Rams Truck into Maryland TV Station

Tue, May 13, 2014

A county official says police took a suspect into custody about five hours after he rammed a truck through the front of a Baltimore-area television station.

Four Rescued from Suspicious Chicago Apartment Fire

Mon, May 12, 2014

Four people, including a young girl, were rescued from a suspicious fire in a large apartment building in the Jackson Park Highlands neighborhood this afternoon.

Disney Resort Area Hotels Offering Special First Responders Rates

Mon, May 12, 2014

If you are a U.S. law enforcement officer, firefighter, emergency medical technician (EMT), doctor, or nurse, you should consider taking advantage of the "First Responders Rates" that are being offered by the seven Downtown Disney® Resort Area Hotels in the Walt Disney World® Resort in Florida.

Fire Service-Based EMS Advocates Recognize National EMS Week

Mon, May 12, 2014

Sunday May 18, 2014 marks the beginning of National EMS Week and presents an opportunity to honor the men and women who deliver prehospital 911 emergency medical care throughout the United States.

Dynamic Systems Inc Announces Release of Equipment and Toolroom for Fire and EMS Departments

Sat, May 10, 2014

Dynamic Systems, Inc., in the Barcode Tracking Systems industry, has announced the release of Equipment and Toolroom for Fire and EMS Departments.

Baltimore Regional Incident Management Team Prepares for Large-Scale Events

Fri, May 9, 2014

More than 130 emergency responders from the state of Maryland, including members of the Baltimore Regional Incident Management Team (IMT), joined more than 100 other emergency responders from across the United States recently.

CentreLearn to Sponsor Can-Am Police-Fire Games

Fri, May 9, 2014

CentreLearn Solutions, LLC, the leading provider of online continuing education for EMS and Fire-Rescue personnel through its online training system, is a sponsor for the rapidly approaching 2014 York Can-Am Police-Fire Games.

Retired D.C. Lieutenant Defends Actions in Death of Man Outside Fire Station

Fri, May 9, 2014

A recently retired D.C. fire lieutenant involved in a case in which a man died outside her fire station earlier this year defended her actions.

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue Commits to 12 Kenworth Ambulances

Thu, May 8, 2014

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue has officially committed to 12 Kenworth chassis for their next Horton fleet order.

Fire Apparatus Crashes in Charlotte, NC

Thu, May 8, 2014

A fire engine reportedly crashed Wednesday morning in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Firefighters Address Suicide Rates

Wed, May 7, 2014

Some in the firefighting service say that the very image, stoicism in the face of danger, masks a dark secret -- that firefighters themselves endure intense emotional turmoil, and that some take their own lives, unable to cope with that pain.

TargetSolutions Forms EMS Advisory Board

Wed, May 7, 2014

TargetSolutions is excited to announce the creation of its EMS Advisory Board.

Response Lessons Learned from a Small Town Police Officer Line-of-Duty Death

Wed, May 7, 2014

The shooting in Smalltown, USA was earth-shattering for our community. Yet, because of it, we are stronger and better, writes Greg Brody.

Amputees in Action Support the London Fire Brigade with Simulated Plane Crash Exercise

Tue, May 6, 2014

Amputees in Action were involved in London Fire Brigade's largest and most comprehensive exercises in its history this weekend, with fire crews taking part in a three-day exercise based around a plane crash in the capital.

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