PORTLAND, Ore. — A large Pacific Northwest logging company is partnering with a nonprofit that helps with the mental health and suicide risk of firefighters. With financial assistance from lumber giant Weyerhaeuser, the Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance (FBHA) has established an online behavioral health resource specifically for wildland firefighters. AndRead More →

Following a fire that broke out on Saturday night at a tarpaulin manufacturing factory in the Narela Industrial Zone, north Delhi, the fire department said the firefighting operation was continuing. ADO AK Sharma from the fire department said: “We cannot go inside. We extinguish the fire from the outside. ItRead More →

Mary Cernicek, right, during an interview Monday by Los Alamos Daily Post reporter Kirsten Laskey. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com By Kristen LaskeyLos Alamos Daily [email protected] There is nothing predictable about a forest fire; the Cerro Pelado fire is proof of this. The fire, which was burning more than 43,000Read More →

More than 250 firefighters from across the state came to Washington to celebrate all things fire and rescue this past weekend as the city and its fire department hosted the annual convention of the Association of Missouri firefighters. “It went exceptionally well,” Washington Fire Department Chief Tim Frankenberg said. FrankenbergRead More →

THE WOODLANDS, TX – On April 29, 5 members of the Woodlands Fire Department Technical Rescue Team received certification as Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) Rescue Specialists from the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service – TEEX. Congratulations to Lt. Chris Mitcham, Driver/Operator Gerard van der Werff, Driver/Operator Chris Evans, FirefighterRead More →

The Webster Groves Fire Department recently donated unused firefighting equipment to fire departments in Ukraine. As the fighting continues in Ukraine, the Webster Groves Fire Department is helping out by donating firefighting equipment. After receiving a request, the Webster Groves Fire Department inventoried the equipment and was able to selectRead More →

IDAHO FALLS — Idaho Falls firefighters continue their annual “Fill the Boot” campaign on Saturday. They will be at the intersection of Hitt Road and 17th Street to collect donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, which raises funds for those battling muscle disease. This year’s campaign kicked off on Friday.Read More →

A temporary generator is placed to supply electricity to the Guaje water well field to provide backup power to keep the wells running in the event of a power outage. Courtesy DPU COUNTY NEWS RELEASE The Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities (DPU) is taking precautionary measures regarding the CerroRead More →

Enugu State Chief Fire and Rescue Officer, Chief Okwudili Ohaa on Wednesday praised Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his innovative fire operations in the state after 56 years of total neglect. Ohaa eulogized on Wednesday in Enugu during the commemoration of International Firefighters Day (IFFD) and celebration of “Gov. Ugwuanyi administrativeRead More →

GENEVA — The city’s fire department is looking to increase manpower during night shifts and improve waterfront coverage for potential operations on Lake Erie. Geneva fire chief David Shook, hired last year, recently delivered a report to city council detailing the department’s work in 2021 and ideas for improving theRead More →

The Panvel City Municipal Corporation (PCMC) is upgrading its fire department by purchasing new state-of-the-art vehicles worth ₹15Cr. PCMC currently has a fire station in the town of Panvel while the process is underway to transfer two CIDCO fire stations in Kalamboli and New Panvel to the civic body. AlongRead More →

Tiffin Fire and Rescue purchased the Solo Rescue Decon Washer with funding from the American Rescue Plan Act. TIFFIN, Ohio — Keeping firefighters safe is hard and dangerous work, and cancer is always a threat when it comes to smoke and burning chemicals. “Since 2002, reports have shown that two-thirdsRead More →

The Extension Volunteer Fire Department is less likely to face a water shortage in future fires, thanks to the donation of a 10,000 liter portable water tank. Extension-based metal fabrication and welding company Inter-Kraft Contracting presented the new tank to Extension’s volunteer firefighters. The total value of the donation, includingRead More →

Ankara firefighters, reinforced with new personnel, prepare for the field 150 new firefighters, who were appointed on merit and took up their duties, have now started receiving Basic Firefighting training after Basic Occupational Health and Safety training. The theoretical and practical training will continue until May. The Ankara Metropolitan MunicipalityRead More →

April 16, 2022 2:40 p.m. (UTC+04:00) 1,170 By trend Azerbaijani team BsuFlight T-11 will showcase a single-engine firefighting drone project at the finals of the international aviation, space and technology festival TEKNOFEST in Baku, team member Firangiz Gurbanova said to Trend. According to Gurbanova, the drone will have the functionRead More →

If you want to make your car shine and shine, but aren’t crazy about doing it yourself, the Parksville Fire Department can lend a hand…and it’s all for charity. With sponges in hand, the Parksville Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting a charity car wash, rain or shine, in supportRead More →

This is when Dublin firefighters removed a ring from a man’s finger using a HACKSAW. The man and his fiancée arrived at Donnybrook Fire Station seeking help last night. 2 Donnybrook firefighters used traditional methods last night to remove a ring from a gentleman’s fingerCredit: https://www.instagram.com/dubfirebrigade/ And firefighters spent moreRead More →

New Jersey, United States,-The Fire Fighting Trucks market reports study a variety of parameters such as raw material, cost, technology, and consumer preference. It also provides important market identification information such as history, various expansions and trends, trade overview, regional markets, trade and market competitors. , revenue and price analysis,Read More →

Kerala state firefighting officials were seen giving training workers of the Islamist organization, People’s Front of India (PFI) in Aluva Tehsil, Ernakulam district, according to reports. The incident took place in the last week of March and controversy erupted in the state after Kerala State BJP Chairman K Surendran attackedRead More →

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The Dearborn Fire and Police Department has partnered with non-profit organization Downriver to provide first responders with special 911 Ready bags to treat people with autism involved in accidents or emergencies. Mona and Mariam Alouie are co-founders of Blue Hands United, a Dearborn-based nonprofit that connects parents and families ofRead More →

OKINAWA, JAPAN — Firefighters from Marine Corps Installations Pacific Fire and Emergency Services and the Naha City Fire Department conducted live-fire training March 25 at the Camp Hansen Fire Training Center. The training highlighted the different firefighting techniques and methods that each department uses to accomplish the same mission. BilateralRead More →