January 29-February 5, 2016
Fire people were killed in a house fire in Michigan on Sunday morning. A probationary firefighter was injured in a Mayday situation on Staten Island, New York, while firefighters elsewhere in the state had a near miss while responding to a gas call. Read a roundup of some of this week’s major fire news, and see more headlines at http://www.fireengineering.com/latest-news/more-top-headlines.html.
Five Mexican nationals died in a weekend house fire in suburban Detroit.
Fire officials say one person is dead and two others are seriously injured following a crane collapse in Lower Manhattan.
A new study led by Drexel University’s Dornsife School of Public Health attempts to quantify and evaluate the dangers paramedics and firefighters face on a regular basis.
Russian officials say a fire at a textile workshop in Moscow has killed 12 people, including three children.
A Mayday was declared on the fireground and five firefighters were injured Monday night battling a basement fire in the New York City borough of Staten Island. Photos: Injured Probie Leaves Hospital
Firefighters narrowly avoided disaster when responding to a gas leak at a home Tuesday morning.
Fire companies from multiple departments responded to a massive fire at a warehouse. Photos
A man involved with the warehouse where a Chicago firefighter fell to his death in December 2015 has received fines and violations from the city at other properties, according to a report.
The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) recently shared a copy of its report from the 2015 Research Agenda Symposium.
Arnaldo Rodriguez, 40, has been sitting at home for two years while drawing salary, according to a report.