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A wind-driven structure fire posed many challenges, but we can learn from the good outcomes, too
Four firefighters and one civilian were treated for heat exhaustion and smoke inhalation at Sauk Prairie Hospital
Homes with outdated wiring, combustible decks were built before code prohibited balloon frame construction
FDNY
Firefighters had to break windows and run a supply line through a vehicle blocking a hydrant at the Bronx fire
Charlotte firefighters quickly extinguished a fire in an old control tower at Charlotte Douglas International Airport
A Brockton firefighter’s leg was pinned on an aerial ladder during the fire
Firefighters fought a pallet yard blaze and a 2-11 structure fire
FDNY
Firefighters were dispatched to a fire in the quarters of Engine Co. 163 and Ladder Co. 83
Five people were injured in a Coweta County house fire that claimed six others
Understand vehicle construction to effectively and safely manage EV fires and crashes
Firefighters love testing new tactics and tools, but some methods simply don’t address the key issue with EV fires
Firefighters used defensive operations at another fire in the former Morris Brown College dormitory
Firefighters in Elmwood Park cut down a fence at the rear of the motel to reach the trapped guest
Two houses were destroyed and two others damaged during a fire at a construction site in San Luis Obispo
Alameda County Firefighter Brandon Franco was burned while fighting the Corral Fire
Two Clearview Fire Department firefighters were trapped when the roof of a burning garage collapsed in Curwensville Borough
Three firefighters were sent to the hospital during what Miami Mayor Francis Suarez called one of the worst fires in decades
Miami Fire Rescue officials said many elderly and immobile occupants were rescued from balconies
Firefighters from at least six departments responded to the fire at Brant Performance Horses in Bellefontaine
Fire at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area destroyed several boats and caused minor injuries
Firefighters faced hoarding conditions inside the burning Dorchester house, slowing the attack on the fire
As fire blocked his escape, Lieutenant Mark Russo moved toward the sound of the SCBA alarm to find the unresponsive firefighter
Gresham Firefighter Spencer Tejedas is listed in critical condition
The San Francisco assistant chief shares tactical tips for dominating the fire so it has no chance of victory
Mutual aid fire departments bought water tenders to the fire near Lebanon
Firefighters had begun an interior attack on the 96-year-old building but switched to exterior operations
Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire inside the King Tut restaurant in Somerville
DFR provides considerable promise for increased safety, reduced response times and improved de-escalation capabilities for public safety agencies