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Firefighter Injured, Man Airlifted to Hospital in Dover Township (PA) Bulldozer Incident

Firefighters used multiple pieces of extrication equipment to get him out.

Donaldson (PA) Fire Company Firefighter Seriously Injured at Scene of Accident; Benefit Planned

"The injuries that Kevin sustained will have him out of work for quite some time."

TN Firefighter in Stable Condition After Church’s Chicken Fire

The fire started around 1:15 a.m. Thursday on S. Third Street.

Spokane (WA) Firefighters, State Employees Sue Inslee Over Vaccine Mandate

State employees, health care workers, and educators have until Oct. 18 to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Firefighter, Two People Injured in Two-Alarm CT House Fire

Crews battled the all-hands active fire in the 200 block of Bunnell Street around 12:15 p.m.

Firefighter Injured, Four Units Uninhabitable After IL Apartment Fire

The firefighter was taken to Northwestern Medicine Hospital for a minor injury; he was treated and released.

On-Scene Victor (MT) Fire and EMS Truck Totaled; Four Sent to Hospital, Incl. Two...

Nobody was killed, though four people were taken to the hospital.

Union: 3% of Firefighters Remain Unvaccinated as Mandate Takes Effect

About 3% of the association's 1,500 members still have refused to get their shots.

Off-Duty MD Firefighter Fatally Shot in Washington, D.C.

Garry Stanley, Sr.—a 44-year-old, 19-year veteran of the Prince George's County Fire/EMS Department—died at the scene.

Portland (OR) Firefighters to Get Bulletproof Vests as Risks Increase

Portland firefighters will soon have access to bulletproof vests while on the job.


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