Orlando Pulse Nightclub Shooting Revealed Need for First Responder Training and Support

The chaos left lingering trauma and led local agencies to reexamine the services and preparation available to local rescuers.

Mayday at Connecticut House Fire, Firefighters Fall Through Floor

During firefighting operations two firefighters on the second floor fell through the floor and a mayday was called.

Police Search for Suspect in Shooting of Pueblo Firefighter

Firefighters noticed a group of men come out of a bar and begin to harass an individual with mental disabilities that was walking by.

Rochester Union Says Ambulance Delay is Cause to Switch to Fire-based EMS

Santiago says a solution here could be a fire-based EMS service, and help take the stress off the system.

Three Dead in Collision with Washington Fire Engine

Three people riding in a car died in a crash involving a fire truck north of Spokane, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Evaluating COVID‑19’s Long-Term Impacts on First Responders

As the country moves into its second year of the COVID‑19 pandemic, many researchers are studying its impacts on first responders, a unique population because of their risk of exposure and re-exposure on the job.