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USFA: Ohio On-Duty Death

Senior Firefighter Jeffrey Eugene Armes, while at the scene of a residential fire, collapsed.

Ohio Firefighter Dies after Collapsing on Fireground

Nelsonville Division of Fire, in Ohio, reports on the death of one if its firefighters during a structure fire.

Pedestrians Killed by Backing Tanker at Ohio Fire

Two struck by an engine/tanker as it was backing up.

Akron Firefighter Disciplined for Spraying Man Filming Crime Scene

The department is not sharing what the discipline was, but a spokesperson said they “didn’t come by it lightly.”

Ohio Township Officials Create New Fire Department

As times have changed and volunteers have become harder to find, trustees saw the need to transition to a true township fire department in order to better meet residents' needs.

Grant Helps Ohio Fire Department Purchase Battery Powered Extrication Tools

Grant from Firehouse Subs helps volunteer fire department purchase extrication tools.

Voter-Approved Levy Allows Ohio Fire Department to Increase Full-Time Staffing

The city's former operating model for its fire department saw it heavily dependent on part-time firefighters and saw the temporary closures of services or stations.

Ohio Firefighters Hold Training in Memory of Fatal Fire Victim

Working in a smoke-filled house in Rossford to rescue plastic mannequins and dolls simulating real victims, firefighters took turns on different exercises.

USFA: Ohio On-Duty Death

During the fire, she was involved in a UTV rollover accident.

Rollover Leaves Ohio Firefighter with Life-Threatening Injuries

Law then tried to bring the truck back onto the road but the truck overturned.


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