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Change in Fort Worth will make MedStar employees members of the fire department
Setting the right objectives during firefighter training is the key to reaching them
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Alexandria Interim Fire Chief Jim Schwartz stated that staff are reviewing years of call data to assess the impact on neighborhoods
Firefighter Kevin Paulicelli was given hydroxocobalamin after he collapsed inside the burning house
San Bernardino County Fire Protection District Station No. 53 covers roughly 5,000 square miles
Firefighters in Waterford were initially dispatched for a person injured in a fall
Overland Park firefighters faced a worker buried up to his waist 15 feet below the ground
A bus carrying farm workers overturned after it collided with a truck in Marion County
Waterford administrator offered a plan to create a new EMS department as part of a larger reorganization
SAM Medical will continue its focus on developing high-quality medical devices and solutions for emergency responders
An 18-year-old Allen High School graduate collapsed while participating in a citizen’s fire academy training
When Kingsville firefighters arrived at the I-95 EMS call, a driver struck both the fire engine and the rescue squad
Kingston firefighters rescued two teens trapped inside the swing seats intended for small children
A deputy chief suffered first, second and third-degree burns while setting up a shipboard fire training exercise in Nassau County
An investigation is underway into how the Rockville Volunteer Fire Department had funds stolen during the purchase of ambulances
Listen to her extraordinary story of overcoming personal trauma and how obstacle course racing has helped her in her EMS career
The investigation determined the Springfield Township assistant chief did not adequately investigate the incident
The new Nashville fire apparatus will be used for EMS calls, MVCs and other incidents in growing areas of the city
First responders from four agencies rescued several people in an underground intercontinental ballistic missile silo in Arapahoe County
Torin Slaughter is raising money to install about 100 Stop the Bleed kits at Case High School
A Cleveland firefighter was injured in a porch collapse during a house fire
A debate forms over what is an emergency for a Longview man and first responders
Fire CQI allows fire departments to synchronize review and reporting processes, configure software and address inefficiencies and challenges
DeKalb County firefighters faced occupants who jumped from windows during an apartment fire
CalRx’s Naloxone Access Initiative will purchase 3.2M twin packs of the drug at half the market price
In a concise one-hour course, participants will learn three essential steps to control bleeding
Inside the intense rescue operation that earned Hilton Head Island (S.C.) Fire Rescue Truck 6 crewmembers the IAFC Ben Franklin Award of Valor
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