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The man miraculously survived and was able to use his arms and legs ...
Occupants in stacked vehicles is a challenge for extrication and stabilization; here's how to do it safely. ...
The fire chief said it was one of the most difficult technical rescues he's ever seen and worked on. ...
The priorities we address or fail to address in those first few moments guide the direction of the scene for the duration of the call. ...
The entire extrication process took crews multiple hours; the victim is believed to have lost his right hand ...
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Five people were injured Saturday morning after their car crashed into a fire truck that was blocking another wreck. WOODtv reported that the fire ...
Well-firefighters can free trapped victims faster with synchronized cuts and spreads; here's one six-step example. ...
Witnesses say people ran with fire extinguishers from their homes, but could do little to put out the flames before firefighters arrived ...
A firefighter reported his car stolen from the fire station while on shift, the thief crashed it in a nearby town requiring extrication before being arrested. ...
The apparatus driver play a vital, yet an almost opposite role of the officer when the rig arrives on scene. ...
The driver lost control on the outer loop of the beltway early Friday, crashed through a guardrail and landed on the Suitland Parkway below. ...
Neighbors flagged down firefighters who were leaving a nearby call to help get him down ...
The firefighter, with the help of two off-duty nurses, stabilized the man; responding crews extricated the man from the car ...
Three people who were trapped in the van had to be extricated by firefighters ...
There are specific things the first-arriving officer can do to improve a vehicle extrication's outcome. ...
The retired volunteer firefighter and EMT said that despite it being years since he used his training, it came back to him as if it were yesterday. ...
The man in the SUV was transported to a hospital and is in serious but stable condition ...
The technical rescue team used several heavy tools to pry open the mechanism and release the woman's leg ...
The cutters are lighter and more ergonomic than the previous models ...
Fire crews performed a logistically difficult rescue to extricate uninjured man from the truck's bin ...



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