Joseph Ferrugia, 61, of Long Island, died of virus complications Saturday, FDNY officials announced Sunday.
Chief Lonnie Bolar and Firefighter Tayler Bradford of the Waynoka Volunteer Fire Department died while attempting to rescue trapped occupants.
Cesar Rodriguez Laredo Morning Times, Texas (MCT) Jan. 27—A veteran Laredo firefighter has died due to complications of COVID-19, marking the Laredo Fire Department's first loss since the pandemic began, according to first responders. "It is with great sadness that the Laredo Fire...
https://youtu.be/EvxtBC2gQ1g "Black Sunday" refers to a dark day in the history of the Fire Department of New York (FDNY): January 23, 2005, in which the department lost multiple firefighters in two separate fire incidents. In the...
As part of California Task Force 8, Captain W. Chris Mertz responded to New York City in the wake of the 9/11 attacks and to the Hurricane Katrina recovery efforts in 2005.
Bill Carey, editor of FirefighterNation, looks back at some of the lessons and trends we can glean from firefighter fatality data from last year.
Huntley (IL) Fire District Deputy Fire Chief Albert W. Schlick Ill, a Fire Engineering contributor, succumbed to a duty-related illness.
Shreveport (LA) Firefighter Leonard L. Coney contracted COVID-19 after treating and transporting patients in December.