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Bitcoin, also known as blockchain, can upload pre-incident plans, help 911 services obtain information during high volume times, employee memos and log equipment inventory ...
Michigan volunteer firefighters turned to the community to help a firefighter who lost everything in a weekend house fire ...
Lt. Jason Adams and Jeannie De Meyere met and worked at the same fire department; she set up a memorial fund to raise awareness for volunteer fire departments ...
The Mississippi State Fire Marshal's office and local fire departments are working to install smoke alarms in high-risk homes ...
Pete Lohmer, 62, developed his interest in fire trucks through his wife's grandfather, a former fire lieutenant ...
Fire officials said the firefighter's injuries are serious, but he is in stable condition ...
The firefighter, his wife and two sons were not home when the fire broke out ...
Investigators found that they were setting the fires and then responding to them when their departments were called ...
Chief James Butler, 50, also served as an inspector with the fire marshal's office ...
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. ...
The tree crashed into a couple's home, killing the wife and pinning the man for more than three hours until he could be freed. ...
Fire chiefs need to foster opportunities for incident commanders to develop their situational awareness skills through training and experience. ...
An unstable pile of sharp steel sheets pinning a worker's leg raised questions of field amputation and rescuer safety; here's how we handled it. ...
James Varnell, 53, was preparing to leave the training event when he became ill ...
The volunteer fire department wants to demolish their current building that was constructed in the 1970s; they're hoping to raise $300,000 ...
Labor safety officials said they wont issue charges because Adam Brunt, 30, was a trainee and not a worker. ...
Luke Karagias has 500 hours and three certifications under his belt; he said he has wanted to be a firefighter since he was a child ...
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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