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There are specific things the first-arriving officer can do to improve a vehicle extrication's outcome. ...
Chris Mills was on his way to work when a cellphone app alerted him to a burning home in his neighborhood; he turned around and rescued a woman in his jeans and T-shirt ...
The 43-year-old man, who broke at least six ribs and punctured a lung, is in stable condition and is expected to make a full recovery ...
Dylan Baker said he pounded on the elderly woman's door, was overwhelmed by the flames, and called 911 for help ...
The bite didn't break the skin but did leave a mark; police charged him for simple assault ...
Firefighters and police officers were called out for an infant in a hot car; after breaking into the car they realized the infant was a lifelike doll. ...
His SCBA came loose while conducting an interior attack; he likely breathed in super-heated gasses. ...
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. ...
Lost on the third floor of a warehouse with as many as 50,000 burning tires, the crew was unable to follow their tangled hose to safety. ...
Their ladders were too short to reach a balcony where residents had escaped; they pieced together an escape route using two ladders ...
The man that was injured fell into a crevice on the roof; another worker died after falling 50 feet from the edge of the roof into a snow gutter ...
Five ambulances and more than 80 firefighters responded when Steve-O climbed a 100-foot crane to protest Sea World; LAFD said its resources were already stretched thin ...
The toddler is in critical condition; officials believe it was an accidental electrical fire caused by an air conditioner plugged into an extension cord ...
NEW YORK — Paramedics needed a high-angle rescue assist from FDNY firefighters to remove a sick, obese woman from her second-story apartment Friday. The woman, too large to ...
There's a lack of evidence that drag rescue devices have ever worked in the field, yet abandoning an established rule has risk. ...
Crews used a medical syringe to bottle feed the newborn kitten before bringing it to the incident command post ...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — An off-duty firefighter caught a baby who was dropped by his mother during a massive apartment fire. Lt. Vernon Lane, who rides Ladder 1 out of ...
Rescuers pulled out a firefighter who was trapped for 32 hours; at least 56 people were killed and more than 720 injured. ...
This playbook to better rescue management will help you avoid the common mental mistakes on a rescue operation. ...
Tara Kimberly Lindquist admitted to taking the money from a victim's wallet to pay for her electric bill; two brothers, ages 18 and 14, were killed in the crash ...