FireRescue1 Newsletter Archive


Cops ticket responding chief; Hose-cutting rioter unmasked | May 1, 2015 Watch: Wall collapses on FF; 20-year-old becomes chief | April 24, 2015 Burned fire capt. 'smiling' after surgery; Can false alarm fees reduce calls? | April 17, 2015
Chiefs arrested in sexual assault case; Dept. cited for violations after LODD | April 10, 2015 Officials pressured to alter LODD report; FFs talk of being hostages | April 3, 2015 LODD: Cincy FF falls in elevator shaft; Voters pick 25-year-old fire chief | March 27, 2015
Racist vandals tag fire-dog monument; 2 injured chiefs return home | March 20, 2015 Hotshot widows win benefits; FF leaves behind pregnant girlfriend | March 13, 2015 3 FFs hurt in head-on crash; FFs rescue trapped woman in labor | March 6, 2015
LODD: FF ran out of air; Lawsuit: Helmets caused injury | Feb. 27, 2015 Finger-pointing in fatal no-response fire; NIOSH links firefighting, cancer | Feb. 20, 2015 Female FF finds camera aimed at bunk; How safe are fire training firms? | Feb. 13, 2015
Chief hit, killed by rig; New chief has no fire training, FFs quit | Feb. 6, 2015 Charged: Former chief impersonates chief; T-shirt may cost FF job | Jan. 30, 2015 Firefighting most stressful job; Fatal fire: Blocked exits, no alarms | Jan. 23, 2015
Chief fired for female FF butt slap; How to avoid cop, FF conflict | Jan. 16, 2015 LODD: Batt. Chief dies after call; FF loses house in fire, then job | Jan. 9, 2015 FF arrested for firehouse vandalism; Fire chief: Extinguish fires yourself | Jan. 2, 2015
Fla. FFs targeted in drive-by shooting; NY firefighter dies from injuries | Dec. 26, 2014 FD keeps 'Happy Birthday Jesus' sign; Kayaker sues FDNY for injuries Minn. cops now FFs too; FF responds to son's fatal crash | Dec. 12, 2014
FF defends protest gesture; Audio: Flashover hurts 3 FFs | Dec. 5, 2014 4 separate FF deaths; Video: Fire chief drops N-word about crash victims | Nov. 21, 2014 NIOSH report on West explosion; FF injuries down in 2013 | Nov. 14, 2014
Fire truck kills pedestrian; Judge: black fire chief wrongly fired | Nov. 7, 2014 Ky., La. FFs die on duty; 4 FFs on leave for fighting patient | Oct. 31, 2014 3 dead in fire truck, SUV crash; FF recovering from cancer fired | Oct. 24, 2014
Md. fire truck, ambulance collide; Mich. lifts two-hat ban | Oct. 17, 2014 Team's 'dead FF' mockery; Union wants LODD report probe | Oct. 10, 2014 FFs embarrass chief by fighting at scene; Feds paying to fight fake wildfires| Oct. 3, 2014
Low FDNY standards up rookie injuries; Arsonist: 19 fires, 1 week | Sept. 26 2014 Errors, confusion caused LODD; FF's son, 8, burned in fire challenge | Sept. 19, 2014 Free fix for Detroit pop-can alarms; 9/11 heroes get Congressional medals | Sept. 12, 2014
Group to rewrite FF guidelines; SF Fire works 5-alarm blaze | September 5, 2014 Exclusive: Behind Ferguson's front lines; Chief saves child from hot car | August 29, 2014 4 FFs shocked in aerial at ice challenge; FF stabbed on scene | August 22, 2014
FF death brings protocol changes; Video: NY Jets complete CWC | August 15, 2014 Second Ky. firehouse burns; Vandals hit FFs' cars | August 8, 2014 2 FFs charged in apparatus crash; Chief resigns, FFs locked out | August 1, 2014
Fire chief hurt in truck crash; 'Devil' wanted FF to kill fire chief | July 25, 2014 Military vehicle program restored; First FDNY female in FF calendar | July 17, 2014 2 FFs charged in homeless man beating; FFs call in sick to protest cuts | July 11, 2014
7 FFs hurt in lightning strike; Listen: Fire service has a cover-up culture | July 4, 2014 Remembering Yarnell Hill 19; Tower failure injures 3 FFs | June 27, 2014 Fire chief dies in fiery crash; Video: FFs extricate 3 having sex in car | June 20, 2014
DC FF refuses to play cop, suspended; Brad Paisley honors FF dad with 'Planes' song | June 13, 2014 Video: FFs in trouble over cold water stunt; FF charged in rescue boat crash | June 6, 2014 NJ FFs' salaries too high; 2 SF chiefs suspended for fire truck DUI crash | May 30, 2014
Video: FF, saved baby reunite at H.S. grad; Are FFs burning vacant homes at 2 a.m.? | May 23, 2014 West report shows FFs untrained; 2 FFs die saving swan | May 16, 2014 Video: Former DC Lt. speaks; FDNY gets new commissioner | May 9, 2014
Video: FFs save drunk stuck on clothesline; FF takes re-cert on cruise | May 2, 2014 Helmet, coat stolen from FF memorial; 'Superman' firefighter retires | April 25, 2014 FF returns to work after leg amputation; West, Texas: 1 year later | April 18, 2014
Capt. uses body as ladder to save FFs; 85-year-old FF still on the job | April 11, 2014 Family confronts D.C. chief; FF smacked in face with coupling | April 4, 2014 What started the Boston blaze?; Video: Capt. talks daring aerial rescue | March 28, 2014
FF sues over slippery fire pole injury; LAFD suspends recruit program | March 21, 2014 NY FF sets blaze at firehouse; City may drop paid FFs for volunteers | March 14, 2014 Shots fired into Philly firehouse; Video: FF, rescued child reunite 46 years later | March 7, 2014
LODD: FF falls from roof; Could Yarnell have been put out day one? | February 28, 2014 FF's wife saves kids from burning home; Ill. FF fights house fire solo | February 21, 2014 FF arrested at station for child sex, drugs; Union fights shift to all-volunteer | February 14, 2014
FFs punished for peeing on chief's photo; Cops, FFs make up after handcuffing | February 7, 2014 DC FFs disciplined for not helping dying man; Video: Memorial for fallen FFs | January 31, 2014 Investigation: Dispatcher hangs up on 911 caller; Video: Two 5-alarm fires in Dallas | January 24, 2014
Texas FF badly burned in roof collapse; Video: Cameraman threatens FF | January 17, 2014 House burns outside dept.'s jurisdiction; Video: FF rescues residents from fire | January 10, 2014 Gov. pardons ex-con FF for heroism; Off-duty FF rescues woman, kids | Jan. 3, 2014
FEMA wants FFs to wear ballistic vests; Sprinkler system saves senior NY gov. vetoes volunteer FF benefits; Hero postman catches babies Fire chief rescues 2 from ravine; SF plane crash victim was run over twice | Dec. 13, 2013
Fire truck stolen, torched; Video: Hero's welcome for returning FF vet | Dec. 6, 2013 Sandy Hook 911 tapes to be released; FF hurt saving 2 from mobile home fire | November 29, 2013 Alcohol a factor in Hotshot hit-and-run; FF sues homeowner after slipping on porch | Nov. 22, 2013
Houston fire chief quits to care for grandson; Video: Water tower rescue | November 15, 2013 Okla. FFs demoted after engines collide; 2012 FF injuries lowest since 1981 | Nov. 8, 2013 Mass. interim fire chief quits, rips police chief; Former FF admits to arson spree | Nov. 1, 2013
Did shifting water cause LODD truck crash?; Tesla car fire won't be investigated FF dies in apparatus rollover; FF cleared in Asiana run-over death | Oct. 18, 2013 Mayor fires LAFD chief for fudging 911 data; FF pierces face on pike pole
FF's widow says shutdown halted her benefits; Philly council demands answers to FF deaths | Oct. 4, 2013 Union may sue as city hires vols for career jobs; Det. gets $25M to hire FFs | September 27, 2013 Mayor fires entire fire dept.; FF radios failed during Navy shooting
Video: Fire truck slams into motorcycle; Off-duty cop beats former FF | September 13, 2013 Fallen FF's home robbed during his funeral; Badly burned FF improving | September 6, 2013 10 NM chiefs threaten walkout; Chimp stuck in chimney
Cops cleared after pointing TASER at FF; Video: FF dragged from burning building | August 23, 2013 FF waves at cops, is threatened with TASER; Tow truck strikes on-scene FF | August 16, 2013 Autopsy: West FFs had elevated alcohol; Racial remarks at Detroit Fire pension meeting | August 9, 2013
Video: 18-wheeler flies, bursts into flames; Ore. wildland FF killed | August 2, 2013 Chief: 'I'll stab you in the neck'; Photo: 500-mile salute for FF's pregnant widow | July 26, 2013 Coroner: Fire truck killed teen at S.F. plane crash; FF makes traffic stop, cops not happy | July 19, 2013
Listen: 'Frantic' Ariz. wildfire audio released; FF saves elderly woman from rapist | July 12, 2013 FF body-bag photo stirs controversy; Video: FFs rescue driver from sinkhole | July 5, 2013 Donations may never reach families of Houston FFs; D.C. ambulance plan nixed | June 28, 2013
L.A. chief says sorry for Twitter photo; Judge to examine 'drinking culture' in apparatus crash | June 21, 2013 FF electrocuted on scene; Video: Chief downplays profanity-laden confrontation | June 14, 2013 Video: Cop arrests FF over parking violation; Thieves clean out fire station | June 7, 2013
Mayday at Houston 5-alarm fire; Video: Detroit FFs injured in wall collapse | May 31, 2013 Video: Burning bridge turns flaming dominoes; FF beats stage 4 cancer 13 FFs face federal charges for selling shifts; Video: Naked man climbs aerial | May 17, 2013
Firehouse comes under gunfire; Video: FF proposes after 'rescuing' girlfriend | May 10, 2013 Injured Md. FF dies; Video: Ga. hostage FF pops the question | May 3, 2013 Explosion blows out fire truck airbags; Video: Thousands honor fallen Texas FFs | April 26, 2013
12 confirmed dead in Texas; Fire dept. grants dying cadet's wish | April 19, 2013 Gunman planned FF kidnapping for weeks; Medic tied up, emergency vehicle stolen | April 13, 2013 3 rigs took wrong turns to fatal fire; FF falls from ladder during rescue | April 5, 2013
Video: Fire station burns, everything lost; Robotic fire helmet 'feels' in dark | March 29, 2013 Woman burns down home setting snake on fire; Video: FFs argue with videographer | March 22, 2013 Fire truck 'severed' in crash; FFs find dead baby at station | March 15, 2013
FFs forced to transport patient in fire truck; Video: FFs save 4-year-old girl from fire | March 8, 2013 FF became 'human fireball'; Video: FFs shield civilians from active shooter | March 1, 2013 FF jumps from overpass to avoid semi; Missing FF's body found in canal | Feb. 22, 2013
Fight between FFs leaves 1 dead; Video: FF trapped during silo rescue | Feb. 15, 2013 Off-duty FFs save mother, child; Video: car crashes, explodes on live TV | Feb. 8, 2013 Surgeon reattaches FF's arm; 300 FFs tame factory blaze in frigid temps | Feb. 1, 2013
Chief lets house burn outside jurisdiction; Fire truck rolls, kills cop | Jan. 25, 2013 FFs save man pinned by own junk; Viral helmet cam FF makes national news | Jan. 18, 2013 Suspected arsonist nabbed at 5-alarm blaze; Ohio FF detains driver at gunpoint | Jan. 11, 2013
Goldfeder: Steps for a safer 2013; Video: Chief gets "Mobbed" | Jan. 4, 2013 FF awarded $420k after demotion; 2012's top near-miss videos | Dec. 21, 2012 Standing eye to eye with a fire tornado; Top 10 videos of 2012 | Dec. 28, 2012
Exclusive coverage: Newtown school massacre; Aurora chief's perspective | Dec. 14, 2012 Family sues fire dept. for slow response; Thieves swipe firehouse TV during med. run | Dec. 7, 2012 Wall collapses on aerial; Jumbo-tron yule log triggers 911 calls | Nov. 30, 2012
Man with rifle berates FFs; Video: Chief breaks out band for marriage proposal | Nov. 23, 2012 Car slams into NY firehouse; Video: FF rescued from burning building | Nov. 16, 2012 Video: Mayday called, FF rescued at fire; FF killed in confrontation with police | Nov. 9, 2012
FF fired for accusing kids of theft; FFs given cell phone ban | Nov. 2, 2012 City settles FF tattoo lawsuit; Video: Off-duty FF fights women at bar | Oct. 26, 2012 FFs may be used as bouncers; FF suspended for Facebook photos | Oct. 19, 2012
Medic gives man blanket, gets punished; 'Disgraceful' response to fatal fire | Oct. 12, 2012 FireRescue1-Weekend-Edition-Volume99 17-yr-old FF dies enroute; Video: Decapitation survivor thanks rescuers | Sept. 28, 2012
3 FFs injured in bonfire explosion; 'Startling' first-aid ad airs | Sept. 21, 2012 Chief may arm FFs with guns; FF's DUI on way to safety talk | Sept. 14, 2012 Barred FFs watch home burn; Detroit floats tourist FF idea | Sept. 7, 2012
Sex-for-money in firehouse investigated; FFs seeking donors to save little girl | Aug. 31, 2012 4-alarm fire injures 5 FFs; 6 FFs suspended for life over fundraiser | Aug. 24, 2012 Ladder failure hurts 5 at fundraiser event; Video: FF proposes to cop after 'rescue' | August 17, 2012
FF body art sparks investigation; 3 FFs rescued after flashover | August 10, 2012 Philly clamps down on FF tweets; Olympian wants to be FF | August 3, 2012 Medic response slow at Colo. shooting; Firefighter saves man from burning truck | July 27, 2012
Radio traffic from 'Batman' theater shooting; Video: Chief arrested for altercation with deputy | July 20, 2012 FFs to start issuing parking tickets; Report: Chief wasn't certified to be FF | July 13, 2012 FF's 2nd floor leap after SCBA failure; Baseball's Harper to join brotherhood
Video: FFs flash mob for sick boy; 18-wheeler plows apparatus Flashover injures FF at live burn; Cop tickets FF for blocking traffic City snubbing $8M to rehire FFs, 3 FDNY FFs seriously injured
FF arsonist dodges prison; 5 FFs honored for rescuing brother | June 8, 2012 UK FFs cleared of manslaughter; 'Everyone' cheating in Chicago | June 1, 2012 Dispatcher snores through call; Nuclear sub fire injures 5 FFs | May 25, 2012
Video: FF falls through roof; Feds narrow in on white powder hoaxer | May 18, 2012 Firefighter revives baby; Mantooth talks about 'Emergency!' | May 11, 2012 Houston charging per mile for ambulance ride; Al Qaeda calls for arson against U.S. | May 4, 2012
Ind. balcony rescues; Fire radios deliberately jammed | April 27, 2012 FFs blamed for 'pay for spray' mistakes; Video: FDNY vs. NYPD rescue row | April 20, 2012 FFs rescue autistic boy from chimney; DC fire's shirt saga | April 13, 2012
Navy jet crashes into Va. apartments; 9/11 organizers face death penalty trial | April 6, 2012 Video: FFs escape roof collapse; Entire dept. quits except chief FireRescue1-Weekend-Edition-Volume71
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