SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield first responders were recognized Friday for the lifesaving work they do. Springfield woman sentenced to $1.2 million unemployment package Several medals and awards were presented to members of the Springfield Fire Department in recognition of their heroic action. The ceremony highlighted the important work carriedRead More →

Members of the brigade joined Emergency Services Minister Jaclyn Symes and Acting Chief CFA Officer Garry Cook at the official opening of Broadford Fire Station.​ Three years after its commissioning, volunteers from the Broadford Fire Department celebrated the official opening of their new fire station. The station, at the cornerRead More →

Firefighter dies after building collapses in Philadelphia blaze A firefighter has died after an early morning blaze caused a fatal building collapse in Fairhill, officials say. PHILADELPHIA CREAM – A firefighter has died after an early morning blaze caused a building to collapse in Fairhill, officials say. Lt. Sean Williamson,Read More →

Global Fire Crane Market from 2022 to 2028 is presented by MarketandResearch.biz. The study presents current trends, consumption/adoption scenario, market dynamics, competitive landscape and other information that would help companies in making business decisions regarding market penetration, investments, positioning brand and product marketing, among others. The impact of COVID-19 hasRead More →

MarketsandResearch.biz published a new research study named Global Firefighting Robots Market from 2022 to 2028 by company, regions, type and application, forecast from 2022 to 2028, based on an in-depth examination of market trends. This study delves into the data influencing the market in terms of manufacture, suppliers, competitors, andRead More →

The new special purpose vehicle is the first of several operational fire department vehicles with an Allison transmission. DOS, Germany, June 14, 2022 – The Chemiepark Knapsack in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, is a closed and gated industrial area covering approximately 180 hectares. The industrial park was developed by the serviceRead More →

Credit: Screenshot via The Washington Post Ukrainian Video Database We all know that misinformation can spread like wildfire online. We also know that video requires a lot of time and patience. What happens when you have to manage both together: cover an urgent story on a time-consuming medium? The WashingtonRead More →

And now, something completely dystopian. Discovery has launched a new service in Johannesburg that is nothing more than a private firefighting service. Called Fire Force, the service works in conjunction with Advanced Emergency Management Services (Advanced EMS). Because where is Discovery going to store a fire truck? It’s not somethingRead More →

JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. – 100 Hampton Roads firefighters participated in the 30th Marine Firefighting Symposium May 16-21, covering more than 50 hours of theoretical and practical training. The event utilized Joint Base Langley-Eustis Marine Assets, 733rd Logistics Readiness Squadron Harbor Captain, 733rd Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department, James RiverRead More →

NNA – As part of the United Nations Development Programme’s “Post-explosion response in Karantina -“, a solar photovoltaic system and solar water heaters have been installed in the facilities of the Beirut firefighting brigades to help the institution overcome energy-related challenges and ensure continuity UNDP is committed to supporting theRead More →

Throughout April, NFL Players Association medical director Thom Mayer spent three weeks in Ukraine treating 350 patients. Mayer, a graduate of Anderson High School, traveled to Ukraine as part of Team Rubicon, a nonprofit organization whose goal is to serve communities in need by sending military veterans, first responders, healthRead More →

Forest firefighters during the Jubrique fire last summer. / infoca Spring rains moistened the ground but vegetation has grown considerably and is a fire hazard now that it has dried out The heavy rains in March may have moistened the ground, but they also produced a lot of vegetation andRead More →