Firefighter

Firefighters, medics prepare to face coronavirus on emergency runs

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As the number of coronavirus cases increase in the United States, firefighters and EMS crews are making sure they have the equipment and protocols to treat patients who...Read more

Washington firefighter returns to duty after heart transplant

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42-year-old Reece Chambers is the first firefighter in Washington to return to full duty after a heart transplant.Read more

Carmel firefighters equipped with new technology to help separated crews, trapped victims

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Carmel believes they are the first fire department in the state to equip every single firefighter on duty with a thermal imaging camera.Read more


Bodies of 3 US firemen killed in plane crash retrieved from Australian forest

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The firefighters died when their water tanker plane crashed after dumping fire retardant on an out-of-control blaze.Read more

Emotional procession for fallen Decatur Township firefighter

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The Decatur Township Fire Department is mourning the death of one its own.Read more

Massachusetts firefighter dies day before Disney trip while saving baby from burning home

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A Massachusetts fire lieutenant scheduled to leave on a Disney vacation with his family after his shift ended died early Wednesday while investigating a report of a...Read more

Memorial services announced for fallen Decatur Township firefighter

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The Decatur Township Fire Department is mourning the death of one its own.Read more

Toxic 2015 fire blamed for leukemia that killed Decatur Township firefighter

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The Decatur Township Fire Department is mourning the death of one its firefighters in the line of duty for the first time in the history of the department.Read more

Indiana flags at half-staff Sunday for Fallen Firefighters

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Gov. Holcomb is directing Indiana flags to be lowered to half-staff on Sunday.Read more


Propane explosion kills firefighter, injures 6 others

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A propane gas explosion has destroyed a building in Farmington, Maine, and killed a firefighter, according to a town officials. At least six others were injured.Read more

Firefighter recruitment ad touts 'Low Pay, Cool Helmet'

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A Missouri county trying to recruit new firefighters is getting real with its sales pitch, saying in signs posted outside its stations that the job offers "Hard Labor,...Read more