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Capt. Maria Silva, a 15-year veteran, was diagnosed with thyroid cancer; she has been left with no income and no medical benefits to help her pay for care ...
The meeting had to do with keeping the firehouse open year-round to provide better emergency service for residents and visitors in the remote area ...
Fire official: "They don't want anyone to know that they are having problems or that people think they are weak so they make errors." ...
By Kaily Cunningham Fox8 Cleveland PARMA, Ohio — Firefighters responded to a fire on the 6th floor of the Midtown Tower apartments on Sunday afternoon. Upon arrival, heavy ...
The woman was found stabbed to death in a bathroom, and the firefighter was found hanged in a bedroom ...
An arc of electricity jumped from the lift, which was still touching the power lines, over to the firefighter as he changed position and stepped closer to the machine ...
For up to nine months, firefighters reported regularly hearing rats scamper in the space between the first and second floor ...
Lt. James Garris: "The only thing I was able to get out was, 'mayday, mayday, mayday.'" ...
He fell through the attic into a room that was not burning; he was released from the hospital and is resting at home. ...
Capt. Dwight Greer, 44, collapsed while playing basketball at the firehouse; fellow firefighters were unsuccessful in saving him ...
It is any firefighter's worst nightmare and it happens more often than you would think ...
It will ban four chemical fire retardants that some fear are responsible for a dramatic rise of cancer in firefighters ...
Training on duty, proper lifting motions and physical ability testing are hot-button issues that science is addressing. ...
After the shock of hearing his own address dispatched, he radioed that no one was in the home. ...
A true story of a child drowning and the interruption, pain, loss, and grief that doesn't go away for the would be rescuers ...
Behavioral health specifically is increasingly being recognized as an area of significant threat to our firefighters due to the rigors of the profession. ...
Six weeks after graduating from high school, he was pursuing his dream of becoming a firefighter when a drunk driver plowed into his car ...
The lawsuit alleges that the city knew of the toxic levels of radon gas in its fire stations during the time he was employed ...
They opened up about PTSD and mental health issues as part of a critical incident stress management team meeting ...
Training officer Mike Corn, 68, was donning his gear for a fire call when he collapsed. ...