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  1. Wildland Firefighting : Firefighters Changed Approach After Destructive '93 CA Wildfire

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    Mon, 6 May 2013

    California caused firefighters to shift their ..... to wildland firefighting in the area ..... It caught firefighters unprepared ..... has enabled firefighters to protect numerous ..... For more on firefighting in the wildland

  2. Firefighting News: Firefighters Address Suicide Rates

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    Wed, 7 May 2014

    Some in the firefighting service say that the ..... dark secret -- that firefighters themselves endure intense ..... hardened veterans of the firefighting fraternity. "When ..... toughest heroes. "Our firefighters and paramedics see the

  1. Wildland Firefighting : NFFF Video Presents Lessons from South Canyon Fire That Killed 14 Firefighters

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    Thu, 30 May 2013

    Wildland Firefighting : Everyone Goes ..... National Fallen Firefighters Foundation ..... Media, Wildland Firefighting : Everyone Goes ..... the wildland firefighting community. Veteran wildland firefighters explain the changes

  2. Firefighting Technology: New Thermal Imaging Mask Technology Would Allow Firefighters to 'See' Heat

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    Fri, 11 Sep 2015

    Recently developed firefighting technology would help firefighters "see" heat through their ..... Systems. The idea is to give firefighters the ability to see in limited ..... imaging settings allow firefighters to clearly see the outlines

  3. Firefighting News: Alaska Wildland Firefighters Must Take FEMA Course

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    Tue, 26 Feb 2013

    Alaska wildland firefighters must take a special course required ..... get their red cards for the 2013 firefighting season, reports the Daily News ..... permanent and emergency wildland firefighters are required to complete "An Introduction

  4. Firefighting News: Los Angeles Firefighters Contain Port Fire

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    Tue, 23 Sep 2014

      Firefighters successfully contained a fire ..... two hours later. SHIPBOARD FIREFIGHTING :THE BASICS The four-alarm ..... beneath it burned. More than 100 firefighters conducted firefighting operations from land, air

  5. Structural Firefighting : Illinois Firefighters Respond to Garage Fire, Fatal House Fire

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    Tue, 17 Mar 2015

    photographer Tim Olk shared photos from two firefighting operations he captured recently, one ..... unable to escape and was found dead by firefighters , according to the Chicago Tribune ..... escape the fire prior to the arrival of firefighters . See more of Tim's photos at http

  6. Firefighting News: Firefighters' Benefits Divide Prescott (AZ)

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    Tue, 13 Aug 2013

    killed 19 members of an elite firefighting team, the Arizona city where ..... all of the families of the firefighters who died on June 30. Now ..... is the fact that 13 of the firefighters were classified as temporary ..... than the families of the six firefighters classified as full-time

  7. Firefighting News: An Examination of the Motivations of Wildland Firefighters

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    Mon, 8 Jul 2013

    examines the motivations that drive wildland firefighters . In the wildland firefighting community, where men and women armed with ..... following in their fathers' footsteps, firefighting is literally in their blood. Others, like

  8. Structural Firefighting : Firefighters Control Wisconsin Commercial Fire

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    Tue, 24 Mar 2015

    Mike Cotter Fitchburg (WI) firefighters and MABAS 115 did a good job ..... on March 21 at 8:14 p.m. Firefighting operations included a large ..... Firefighter Mike Cotter. Wisconsin Firefighters Battle Flames at Slaughterhouse