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Firefighter: Westchester Illinois Deadline: March 29, 2018 or First 150 Applications

Firefighter Deadline: March 29, 2018 or After the First 150 Applications Job Description: NOTE: A maximum of 150 applications will be accepted. Be sure to complete and confirm your online application ASAP to ensure your application is accepted. The application deadline will be on 3/29/18 at 4:00 PM OR one 150 online applications have been confirmed; whichever occurs first Minimum ...

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Close Call: Driver Eating Breakfast and Driving Nearly Hits Ambulance in West Bend Wisconsin

This near miss on the freeway in West Bend, WI. West Bend FD was on scene of an incident when a reported restricted driver hit another vehicle and almost hit the driver of the ambulance. TMJ4 reported the story and posted the video above and stated the driver was eating while driving. If you look closely at the picture below ...

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Video and Dispatch Audio: 3-11 Alarm Fire at a Mattress Factory in Chicago

Video and Dispatch Audio of a 3-11 Alarm Fire in Chicago at a Mattress Factory.  The video was posted by SRResquire and description is below. “Mattress warehouse. 3 TL, snorkel and light wagon operating. Large industrial building.” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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Video: 3 Firefighters Injured at 2-11 Alarm Fire and Mayday Alert in Chicago

Video and news out of Chicago as companies were battling a Still and Box Alarm Fire early this afternoon when a Mayday Alert was declared.  Reports are that 3 Firefighters were injured battling the fire. We wish our brothers and sisters of the Chicago Fire Department a speedy recovery.  More on the story below. WGN – “Three firefighters were injured ...

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Images: New Years Eve 2 Alarm Fire in Detroit, MI

Submitted images from Matthew Sosnowski shows companies in Detroit, MI working a 2 Alarm Apartment fire on New Year’s Eve.  Thank you Matthew for sharing some images from Detroit.  More on the fire is below. “SUNDAY 12-31-2017 DATELINE CITY OF DETROIT MICHIGAN C.B.A. = COMMERCIAL BOX ALARM {WITH AUTO AID AS 3RD & 4TH ENGINES} + 2ND ALARM + 1 ...

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Fireground Audio: Still and Box Alarm Fire in Chicago With Heavy Fire on 1, 2, 3, and Thru The Roof

Fireground audio of Chicago Fire Department Companies working a Still and Box Alarm Fire.  The video of the audio was posted by walleyeking23 and description is below. “Here is the condensed radio traffic for the still and box at 8659 S Vincennes tonight. This building is just around the corner from the first arriving engine’s house and is on a busy corner ...

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Fireground Audio and News Coverage: Chicago Fire Department 2-11 Alarm Fire, Mayday Alert, and EMS Plan 1

There is no image associated with the above fireground audio.  The audio is of a early Friday morning fire in which early reports indicate that a member may have fallen thru the floor.  Early reports are that there was minor injuries associated with the Mayday.   “Audio porvided by Broadcastify and Radioreference. Heavily condensed radio traffic from 2 fires occurring ...

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Images: Chicago Firefighters Working During Recent Two Week Cold Snap

Some fantastic images shared with us by veteran Chicago Area Photographer Gordon Nord shows Chicago Fire Department Companies working at some fires during the recent two week cold snap.  During this time temperatures have struggled to get out of the single digits during the day.  Chicago Firefighters have been busy during this time battling several fires a day.  Thank you ...

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Video: Well Involved House Fire in Flint, MI

Video of companies in Flint, MI working a well involved house fire.  The video was posted by MLive and description is below. “Flint firefighters battle a house blaze Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018 in the 700 block of East Baltimore Boulevard on the city’s north side. No one was injured during the incident.” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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Video: 3-11 Alarm Fire in Evanston, IL

Video of companies in Evanston, IL working at a 3 Alarm Fire.  The video was posted by SRResquire and shot by Jim McCall.  No description of the video was given. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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