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Whether hydraulic, pneumatic or electric, each extrication tool power source has advantages and disadvantages; here's how they break down. ...
Vehicle extrication equipment is among the fastest-changing segment in firefighting equipment; here's what to do to get the tools you need. ...
Because of their generosity, 33 firefighters were able to work on buses of varying lengths and capacities ...
The driver of the stolen ambulance, estimated to be traveling at 100 mph, may have intentionally collided with the semi-truck ...
The firefighters were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries; the rig is a total loss ...
Firefighters had to use heavy machinery to remove the truck's roof to get to the driver, who later died at a hospital ...
The driver was ejected and the SUV landed on top of her, leading to a five-hour extrication ...
One person in the car was critically injured and had to be cut out of the vehicle by firefighters ...
He was taken to a trauma center with serious, but not life-threatening injuries ...
The long-time volunteer firefighter is in good condition after being extricated from his SUV. ...
CBS Boston BOSTON — Firefighters freed a person trapped underneath a Red Line train Wednesday afternoon. Authorities responded to the Downtown Crossing MBTA station at 2:25 ...
The man, who was high on drugs, was cut free; the fence was still piercing his midsection when he was rushed to a hospital ...
Follow these procedures for primary and secondary stabilization to properly secure a vehicle on its side with in your first five minutes on scene. ...
The dog had run between the containers while playing with kids and got stuck when he tried to get out by walking further between them ...
They were driving back to the station after responding to a fire; the injured firefighter sustained minor injuries ...
The chief's condition is unknown; it is unclear if the fire vehicle was responding to an emergency ...
Crews were able to extricate the man only after taking pieces of the machine apart ...
Rescue crews ran two lines of rope across the lagoon to free the pair trapped in the car; they used sleds to move the two to ambulances. ...
Medics transported 23 injured motorists to area hospitals; the trucker died in the explosion. ...
Both vehicles overturned and caught fire; two other passengers survived ...