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USFA: New Mexico On-Duty Death

Lieutenant Edward Vasquez contracted COVID-19 at the fire department.

COVID-19 Claims FDNY Firefighter Who Responded to Ground Zero

Ferrugia is the 13th member of the department to die from the virus.

The Roundtable: Training in the New Normal

Here is what some of our readers had to say about the pandemic, training, and education.

Getting Firefighters Back to Work after COVID-19

The medical complications of COVID-19 as they relate to firefighters as well as the stress of COVID-19 on the healthcare system.

What Lessons Has EMS Learned from the COVID-19 Pandemic?

February 18, 2021: What have been the major lessons for EMS through the COVID-19 pandemic, and how can we leverage these lessons to enhance the EMS transformation?

LAFD Sees Sharp Decline in COVID-19 Cases

More than 860 city firefighters — nearly one-quarter of the force — have tested positive and two have died.

USFA: Texas On-Duty Death

To date, 10 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2021.

Florida Fire Captain Accused of Stealing COVID-19 Vaccine Turns Himself In

A Florida fire captain accused of stealing COVID-19 vaccines meant for first responders turned himself in.

COVID-19 Claims Laredo Fire Captain

Segura had been hospitalized and receiving treatment in San Antonio Methodist Hospital.

Polk County Firefighter Paramedic Arrested in Theft of COVID-19 Vaccines

Colon forged the vaccine screening and consent forms for missing vaccines that were supposed to be given to firefighters.


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