The Chattanooga Fire Department is looking for future firefighters who will help strengthen the service and continue a legacy of service and dedication. He is currently accepting applications from fire cadets for our next Fire Academy which is scheduled to start in January 2023. The 2022 Fire Academy is currentlyRead More →

Firefighters should leave EMS alone February 19, 2022 1:30 a.m. I breathed a deep sigh of relief when the controversial campaign to renew the EMS tax ended with an overwhelming yes. But I expired too soon. On February 13, Fire Commissioner Frank Cardinale decided to send another letter to theRead More →

A major storm system hit Germany last night. It is especially the northern half of the country that is affected. The severe weather is not expected to disappear until Friday, forecasters say. Berlin, February 17, 2022. Update: 1:37 p.m. CET (The Berlin Spectator) — In Berlin, firefighters declared a stateRead More →

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Staffing shortages and pandemic-related upheaval continue to plague a number of industries. The Philadelphia Fire Union says it’s no different and is sounding the alarm. The city, meanwhile, disagrees with the union’s demands. The union says more than 700 firefighters are short, while the city says theRead More →

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Frankie Stikeleather enters the Trinity Fire Department on Sunday as service members salute in tribute. Frankie Stikeleather waves as he leaves his home on Sunday for a trip to the Trinity Fire Department. Frankie Stikeleather points to those gathered for a ceremony honoring his 50 years of service to theRead More →

They’ve had a spate of burglaries in personal vehicles while firefighters are out of the station CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Chattanooga firefighters are experiencing a wave of vehicle break-ins as they battle blazes. The burglaries occurred at Fire Station 1 (Downtown on Main Street), Station 9 (East Lake), Station 5 (HighlandRead More →

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Kelsey Sadler, one of three Baltimore City firefighters killed in the line of duty on Monday, was posthumously promoted to lieutenant. The Baltimore City Fire Department announced the promotion in a Facebook post Thursday, three days after Sadler and two fellow firefighters died from injuries sustained inRead More →

LOWVILLE – Summer audits of the Copenhagen Fire Service by the State Comptroller’s Office and the state’s Office of Public Employees Safety and Health (PESH) revealed inadequate accounting practices and a number of “serious” security risks. The village leadership called a meeting to discuss the results. “Department officials failed toRead More →

article DETROIT (FOX 2) – Mayor Mike Duggan has named Chuck Simms as acting fire marshal for the Detroit Fire Department as the city searches for a permanent replacement. Simms, 54, is temporarily replacing Eric Jones in the nationwide search for a new fire marshal. Following: Deputy fire chief saysRead More →

The Maui Fire Department celebrated the graduation of 19 recruits, including 15 destined for county fire stations and four destined for state airport fire stations. MFD photo Nineteen firefighters graduated from the 37th Maui Fire Department Recruit Class, with Lohiao Paoa named the Most Outstanding Overall Recruit, the service said.Read More →

OGDENSBURG – Effective today, the minimum staffing of the Ogdensburg Fire Department will be reduced to three firefighters by City Manager and Fire Chief Stephen P. Jellie following unsuccessful attempts to renegotiate ‘benefits »And the risk premium with the union representing the city’s firefighters. The union says the change inRead More →

The proposed legislation would make it easier for volunteer firefighters to purchase sports drinks like Gatorade and other supplies that industry leaders deem essential for fighting fires during Alabama summers. Volunteer fire departments, of which there are dozens across the state, operate on limited and unrestricted funds. Restricted funds includeRead More →

The following information was shared by the Sykesville Freedom District Fire Department on December 21: As the Omicron variant of the coronavirus continues to spread rapidly, the impact on the Maryland prehospital system (EMS) and emergency services continues to increase dramatically. “ACCIDENTAL OVERLOAD” Attached is the Status of Baltimore AreaRead More →

The West Hartford Fire Department hosted a badge-pinning ceremony on December 16, welcoming a new fire marshal and fire engineer, and pinning the eight recent graduates of Connecticut Fire Academy. West Hartford firefighters who recently graduated from Connecticut Fire Academy received their badges at a ceremony on December 16, 2021.Read More →

Kingsley Field firefighters partnered with local community organizations to refine the fire response structure on December 8, 2021. Klamath Falls Fire District One invited firefighters from Kingsley Field to participate in a “Burn-to-Learn” event held on a condemned structure on the south side of town. The structure, an old houseRead More →

To apply for the Junior Firefighter Program, visit the Sorghum Airport Volunteer Fire Department website at ——————————– The Sorghum Airport Volunteer Fire Department is setting up a junior firefighter program, with the aim of attracting young people to the volunteer fire department. The program, which accepts applications, aims toRead More →

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR BASE, Ohio – The 788 Civil Engineer Squadron fire department always aims high milestones to ensure it is ready to protect people and infrastructure in an emergency. “We run formal training three days a week and informal training as opportunities arise,” said Bryan Weeks, deputy chief of fireRead More →

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The 788th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department always aims high milestones to ensure it is prepared to protect people and infrastructure in an emergency. “We run formal training three days a week and informal training as opportunities arise,” said Bryan Weeks, deputy chief ofRead More →

Volunteer Servers: Kyleigh Higgins, Katherine Nolan and Emma Sikora PARSIPPANY – After skipping last year’s base event due to COVID-19, Lake Parsippany’s female auxiliaries hosted their annual pancake breakfast on Sunday, November 28. Delicious homemade pancakes, sausages and more… bagels, cream cheese, butter, coffee, tea, and even orange juice. JenniferRead More →

From left to right, Nick Martini, Mark Otte, Grant Howell, Heston Hughes, Brian Meyer, Mark Guttridge and Robert Honaker. (Photo by City of Covington) Covington has seven new (experienced) firefighters. After completing 10 weeks of in-house training, the seven were officially ‘pinned down’ with their Covington Fire Department badges lastRead More →

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is part of an ongoing series highlighting the Madison County Volunteer Fire Services. Just before January 2000, the unincorporated area of ​​Red Lick in Berea was losing homes and suffering from numerous forest fires. Amid the destruction, a woman decided the area of ​​about 5,000 peopleRead More →

VESTAL (WBNG) – Vestal Fire Department Station 1 celebrates Ronald Linfoot, one of their own volunteers. The station manager has been involved in the department for decades. “His affectionate nickname around the station is Pops,” said Douglas Rose Sr., station chief and first deputy chief of the department. “He’s aRead More →

AMSTERDAM, NY (NEWS10) – Since Friday, Amsterdam firefighters have missed two calls, according to the department’s union president. Due to limitations in the number of firefighters that can work in shifts, the service relies on outside entities to answer calls if all units in Amsterdam are dispatched. Sometimes, however, theseRead More →

Ankara 150 Firefighter Recruitment Application Process Continues The application process, which began after Metropolitan Mayor Mansur YavaÅŸ announced that 150 new firefighters will be recruited for Ankara firefighters on the basis of merit, continues. As the Metropolitan Municipality opens a new employment area in BaÅŸkent, candidates apply by filling outRead More →

Anticipating continued staffing needs and future retirements, West Metro Fire-Rescue District leaders are asking the cities they serve to approve the hiring of additional full-time staff. The fire commission staff’s proposal received a mixed reception from New Hope and Crystal staff and council members on October 27 at Station 3Read More →

TUSCULUM, Tennessee (WJHL) – A statement said Monday that the Tusculum Volunteer Fire Department (TVFD) has received a $ 10,000 grant from the 2021 CHEMTREC HELP award. The press release indicates that the funds will go towards the purchase of hazardous materials and decontamination equipment. Summer Wells’ father arrested inRead More →

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.Read More →

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 andRead More →

WAGENER – Only one of the three mayoral candidates in this small town in northeast Aiken County took part in a candidates’ forum on Wednesday evening in the November 2 election. Christopher Salley showed up while rivals incumbent Mike Miller and Travis Kennedy stayed on the sidelines. During and afterRead More →

More than 2,100 people have signed a petition asking Moses Lake to bring back firefighters who left the department due to the COVID-19 vaccine mandate. The petition was posted Sunday on by the Moses Lake Firefighters Union. The union says the department is losing more than 87 years ofRead More →

Knock-Out Kings Boxing teaching dedication and discipline to local kids New / 16 hours ago Video Normal board approves more accessible playground New / 15 hours ago Video Peoria Fire Department has over 20,000 calls in 2021, fire incidents and arson on the rise Health / 19 hours ago VideoRead More →

LAKE MOSES – The Moses Lake Fire Department is losing three firefighters as Monday is the deadline for the state’s COVID-19 vaccination requirement. Fire Chief Brett Bastian said the service would not have “significant levels of experience” as the three employees now out of work include a captain and aRead More →

EXAMINATION AND SELECTION INFORMATION Employees working as a paramedic (not related to safety) are represented by the International Association of Fire Fighters, Local 2180 (IAFF). Click on ++ HERE ++ to display the summary of paramedical services. This recruitment is open until receipt of a sufficient number of applications andRead More →

Clarkston Fire Department CLARKSTON –Wednesday, October 13 at 2:15 a.m., the Clarkston Fire Department was dispatched on a blaze with apparent flames at a local motel. On their arrival, the crews saw strong flames escaping between an outbuilding and the main structure. The first attack quickly brought down the flames,Read More →

PARMA, Ohio – After months of negotiations, city council has approved a new three-year contract with Parma Fire Department Local 639. The deal calls for the 104-member fire department to receive a 3% increase in 2021 (retroactively) and 2022, as well as 2.25% in 2023. “We entered into negotiations earlierRead More →

Illinois (Baguette) – Thousands of dollars in grants have been awarded to the Central Illinois Fire Department. Illinois American Water Awards have been given to fire departments such as Lincoln, Mount Pulaski, Lincoln Regional Fire Department, Champaign, and Urbana in central Illinois. The organization has awarded more than $ 92,000Read More →