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Volunteer Firefighters Relive Bridge Collapse That Took out Pumper

No firefighters were injured, but the mini pumper’s undercarriage was damaged beyond repair By Jack Taylor, WVNS At the end of August, the Rhodell Volunteer Fire Department went out for a routine hydrant...

Injuries, Bullying Reported out of New Zealand Fire Academy

Of the 300 recruits who come through the training center each year, 200 are volunteer firefighters By Clare Sziranyi, Nine to Noon A former professional firefighter recruit received serious burns and...

Study Finds “Move Over” Sign Improves First Responder Safety

Using mock emergency scenes, researchers found that a simple warning sign wording change had dramatic results By Chris Daly and Dave Barnes Republished with permission from Emergency Responder Safety Institute...

Italy Donates 10 Fire Apparatus, Equipment to Beirut

Lebanon is in a current heat wave with grass and brush fires breaking out, boosting demand for the new rigs and gear By Souad Lazkani, Lebanon News Ten fire trucks donated by the Municipality of Florence to...

Texas Volunteer Firefighter Dies Battling Calif Wildland Fire

Fire Chief: Diana Jones, 63, was a dedicated firefighter and EMT who loved helping other people By Action News Now A Texas volunteer firefighter has been killed while helping battle the August Complex fires...

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