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Officials said a newer crew was working on the second ladder unit dispatched to the scene where firefighter Joyce Craig died ...
City officials stand with the fire chief and the pace of reforms to training, staffing and bringing in private ambulances. ...
Rotating firefighters through stations and the temporary closure of firehouses were implemented as cost saving measures ...
Fire Chief Washington Espinoza talks about the challenges of running a fire department in a southern Peruvian city of 250,000 with almost no money. ...
SOPs built around general expectations rather than specific behaviors will improve morale and be easier to enforce. ...
The medical director's resignation is the latest failure for a department entrusted with the care of the nation's capital citizens and visitors. ...
Fire department funding is a tricky and complex topic. There's a few options that have been used already such as municipal tax-based, subscription service, community donations, ...
Dr. Jullette Saussy said the department is resistant to reform and that people are dying needlessly ...
The students' online efforts are among the thousands of crowdfunding campaigns being used for high school-related help ...
Investigators determined there was no credible evidence that Chief Murray Gordon responded under the influence of intoxicants or impaired by his consumption of intoxicants ...
With the system, the department also was able to pinpoint hundreds of game-related events around the county and share that information with other fire crews ...
They received punishments ranging from reprimands, suspensions and probationary periods ...
Richard Ford II takes the job amid ongoing criticism over the department's lack of diversity within its ranks ...
There were 1,147 abandoned 911 calls in 2015 due to busy call takers; about half of those calls were bounced to other numbers while workers tried to call back the others. ...
They were reassigned to duties away from patient care and will undergo additional training while an investigation is conducted ...
The volunteer fire department wants to demolish their current building that was constructed in the 1970s; they're hoping to raise $300,000 ...
Firefighters are jumping ship because other agencies are offering them better pay and benefits ...
The Firemen's Association of the State of New York calculated that switching over to all-paid squads would cost $3.1 billion in pay and benefits annually ...
Fire and EMS providers have a duty to make a good-faith effort to provide competent, efficient and compassionate emergency care to everyone in need. ...
It is more important to know firefighters' physical abilities each year than at the beginning of their careers. ...



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