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Mutual Aid Exhausted in Disastrous California Wildfire

2018 Woolsey Fire report calls for rethinking of fighting wildfires across jurisdictional boundaries.

Barn, Brush, and Bailout in Colorado

In the black in more ways than one.

‘Danger Close’ Pacific Palisades Videos

Firefighters work to save homes in Los Angeles' Pacific Palisades.

Contractor Guilty in Labor Case of California Dozer Operator Death

Reagan’s dozer overturned during the 2016 Soberanes Fire.

USFA: Washington On-Duty Death

Assistant Chief Christian Dean Johnson and another firefighter were in a brush truck on the north end of the fire when the flames overtook them.

Washington Firefighter Succumbs to Burn Injuries

Assistant Chief Johnson’s doctors had said that not only was he battling burn injuries but respiratory issues as well.

Report: Wildland Urban Interface Fire Operational Requirements and Capability Analysis

The IPT focused its efforts on requirements for improving operational capabilities and incident response to save lives in WUI fires.

Firefighter Burned Fighting Oklahoma Wildfire

The firefighter abandoned the vehicle and fled on foot, sustaining severe burns in the escape.

Burned Washington Firefighter Faces ‘Long Recovery’

Johnson suffered second and third degree burns to more than 50% of his body, officials said.

Campfire Caused Utah Wildfire that Burned Homes

Three homes were destroyed and anther eight were impacted with fire damage.

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