newsletters, editor’s selection list, It is Brittany Daly’s dream to one day climb 1504 steps of the Sydney Eye Tower in an effort to raise funds for research into motor neuron diseases (MND). This year, however, Ms. Daly is taking part in the challenge virtually, along with hundreds of firefighters
Thiruvananthapuram: The fire department will provide firefighting first aid training to traders in Chalai market to contain fires from the early stages and thereby reduce damage. The decision in this regard was taken during a meeting of traders and officers of the Thiruvananthapuram Fire Station to discuss measures to improve
By Hannah Neary, local democracy journalist 999 heartbreaking calls during the Grenfell Tower fire spectacle, London Firefighters (LFB) were not prepared for the tragedy, a lawyer claims. QC Leslie Thomas told the investigation that operators lacked adequate training and equipment to advise people inside the tower on the night of
OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – The Oklahoma City Fire Department said a corporal from its urban search and rescue team was fired after refusing to test for COVID-19 after his deployment to Louisiana. Officials say Corporal Jerimiah Hoffstatter was fired from his Oklahoma City job on Wednesday due to blatant insubordination.
On Tuesday, residents of the Township of Clearwater will vote on a proposal to renew their fire department, which is worth just over $ 139,000 a year. “The renewal is for operational purposes, which pays for lights, heat, gas, fuel oil. Just the day-to-day operations of the fire department, ”said
Colorado’s Liberal Democrat Joe Neguse and Conservative Republican Lynn Cheney have a common cause close to their hearts: caring for wildland firefighters. The strange political couple wrote an editorial Wednesday in The Hill, a Washington, DC outlet, about their plan to increase wages and benefits for those increasingly called upon
For years, Pittsfield firefighters have relied on pagers to communicate with each other in fires and emergencies. But in a nod to more modern technology, the Pittsfield Fire Department recently implemented an emergency response system that broadcasts dispatch notifications to firefighters’ cell phones, a tool designed to streamline processes and