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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 ...
The 10-year-old boy was stuck on the cliff about 100 feet above ground; fire officials aren't sure how he got there ...
Asst. Fire Chief: "When you have a 40,000-pound truck flip on its side, and no one is seriously hurt, I'd say that's a pretty lucky day." ...
The technical rescue team used several heavy tools to pry open the mechanism and release the woman's leg ...
Creating and operating a successful regional team rests on communication and trust. ...
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. ...
There was a significant post-crash fire in the heavily wooded area in the Adirondack Mountains. ...
Four adults and three children, one 2 years old and another 1 month old, were hurt in the crash that involved two cars. ...
The cutters are lighter and more ergonomic than the previous models ...
A collapsed stairwell forced firefighters to try to rescue the children from the fourth floor by ladder; firefighters rescued two adults. ...