Man who shot Ark. firefighter on medical call pleads guilty

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 20:02:45 GMT
Mark Eugene Pruitt was sentenced to eight years in prison for the shooting death of Lt. Jason Adams

AT&T selected to build nationwide public safety network

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 18:22:56 GMT
The high-speed network aims to equip firefighters, EMS and police with a single network that allows real-time communication during crises

Fla. chief: County needs 25 new fire stations to meet response goals

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:18:23 GMT
Chief Dennis Jones said a new station hasn't opened in a decade

Kan. volunteer firefighter killed in off duty crash

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:58:10 GMT
Richard Hixon served with the Ensign Fire Department for about four years

Fire chief apologizes for removal of memorial stickers

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:55:32 GMT
Chief Tavis Leake said the department is in the process of creating a memorial sticker honoring all three fallen firefighters

Fire inspection gaps found in 'troubled' Oakland building

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:30:14 GMT
The timeline raises similar questions to Ghost Ship: Can the city monitor buildings that do not cooperate with oversight?

Wildfire burns 250 acres, destroys Ga. home

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
Officials credited volunteer and full-time firefighters from six departments with saving 45 structures in the fire's path

Kellogg headquarters' tower evacuated; suspected Freon leak

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
Fire officials said the leak originated from a pipe near a copier room; employees' injuries did not appear to be serious

Drone-maker releases number of lives saved by drones

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
The report found that drones rescued at least 59 people from life-threatening danger

4 SC firefighters seeking $1.4M in unpaid overtime suit

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
The firefighters allege that they worked thousands of extra hours for as many as 10 years

Audit: Mass. fire chief's spending was justified

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
Chief Peter Martell was chastised for spending $33,814 of town money for a 2017 Ford Expedition without consulting selectmen

Md. firefighter honored for saving children from fire

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
Lt. John Schreiber Jr. found two children, ages 10 and 6, in a bedroom unconscious and in cardiac arrest

Japan survey: Fire department harassment widespread

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:56:06 GMT
The nationwide survey polled 3,200 male and 800 female firefighters; 28 percent of women experienced sexual harassment in the workplace last year

Driver taken into custody after striking Capitol Police cruiser

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:21:11 GMT
D.C. fire department spokesman Doug Buchanan said ambulances were sent to the scene but did not take anyone to the hospital

Watch: T-Rex duo does CPR in viral video from Pa. fire, EMS company

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:02:15 GMT
Crews took a break from traditional CPR training in this hilarious video

Paramedic with PTSD: 'Don't leave things bottled up'

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:00:32 GMT
Stephen Moody said he reached a breaking point when his family and work stress were at an all-time high

Video: Firefighter scales cliff to rescue boy stuck in crevice

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:55:34 GMT
The boy fell from the cliff while playing with two other boys

Okla. firefighter assaulted at scene of trailer fire

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:54:37 GMT
The firefighter sprayed the man with a fire hose; the cause of the fire is under investigation

4 Mass. firefighters hurt while battling apartment fire

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:53:09 GMT
Firefighters rescued an 82-year-old man who was trapped and slumped over a third-floor balcony

Former MLB player begins career as firefighter

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:47:05 GMT
Anthony Reyes, a former Cardinals pitcher, has become a Los Angeles County firefighter