LODD Anniversary: Nine Firefighters Die in South Carolina Commercial Structure Fire

On June 18, 2007, nine career fire fighters died when they became disoriented and ran out of air in rapidly deteriorating conditions inside a burning commercial furniture showroom and warehouse facility.

Live Fire Training in Jeanette, Pennsylvania

Firefighters from several fire departments got a hands-on commercial building fire training in Jeannette.

Lessons from the Groove

If things don't go as expected, check the ego and share so that others may grow.

EMS Today 2022 Call for Presentations

We are looking for innovative sessions our attendees won’t find at any other conference.

Engine Work: Foam, Dollar Stores, and Long Stretches

There's a little bit of everything in this engine company discussion.

Training Keeps Volunteer and Career Firefighters on the Same Level in Oklahoma Fire Department

"We hold our volunteers to a higher standard, as our fire is just as hot for a full-time and volunteers, so we train them to the same level and our expectations are the same,"

NIOSH: Sudden Cardiac Event Claims Illinois Firefighter at Home after Shift

Autopsy findings included cardiomegaly, biventricular myocardial thickening, and left ventricular dilation. Two main arteries had calcified atherosclerotic plaque. The left anterior descending artery had significant stenosis.