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. In case you missed it, read a roundup of some of this week's major fire news.
A police officer is recovering after a close call Saturday involving a burning truck on a New Jersey highway.
A Claremore (OK) firefighter is back on the job after attempting to save a colleague who was killed during flood rescue operations last year.
The Carolinas were soaked with floods after the region was inundated following the passing of Hurricane Joaquin. Read a roundup of some of this week's major fire rescue news.
The Carolinas were soaked with floods after the region was inundated following the passing of Hurricane Joaquin. Read about the response to this natural disaster as well as other major fire rescue news this week.
A recent report from the Times-Tribune took a closer look at a close call Scranton (PA) firefighters experienced while operating last Wednesday at a warehouse fire.
A Clark County (NV) firefighter recounted a near miss he experienced on a recent call.
A near miss occurred on July 2, 2013, involving a Virginia Beach (VA) Fire Department (VBFD) captain (officer) and a jump seat firefighter while they conducted a chain saw operation to remove a tree from the roadway following a motor vehicle accident (MVA).
A veteran Des Moines (IA) firefighter described a near miss he experienced during a fire Saturday at the Equitable Building in the city's downtown.
The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) is relaunching the Near Miss Reporting System to provide a more interactive user experience and a renewed focus on training that turns lessons learned into action.