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Video: LAFD Firefighter in Critical Condition 2 others Injured After Falling Thru Roof

Thoughts and prayers are with the LAFD as a Firefighter fell thru the roof and his brothers/sisters were able to get him out.  Our best wishes on a speedy recovery. KTLA 5 – Three firefighters were hurt while battling a massive fire at a commercial building in Boyle Heights that sent plumes of heavy smoke over the area on Wednesday ...

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Video: San Bernardino County Fire Working at a Attached Garage Fire

Video shows companies arriving at a well involved garage fire in Victorville.  San Bernardino County Fire responded and the the video was posted by Victor Valley News Inc.  Description of the fire is below. “San Bernardino County Fire responded to the 1300 block of Mica Avenue in Victorville at about 7:15 p.m. Friday, September 7, 2018. The quick response enabled firefighters ...

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Arrival Video: Dwelling Fire in Shelton, CT

Video of companies arriving to a well involved dwelling fire in Shelton, CT.  The video was posted by FIREGROUNDIMAGES and description is below. “Long Hill Ave. Fire (Shelton, CT) 9/9/18” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Video: Somerset, New Jersey Working Dwelling Fire

Video of Somerset, New Jersey House Fire.  The video is posted by william rashak and description is below. “The fire on Rodney Avenue was reported before noon by Franklin Township Police. An evacuation of firefighters from the building was ordered when the extent of the fire became known. Firefighters reentered and controlled the fire in 45 minutes. 9/17/18.” Subscribe for updates and ...

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City of Austin Sues Firefighter With Cancer Over Workers’ Comp

AUSTIN (KXAN) — An Austin firefighter is now turning to KXAN after months of meeting with city leaders to share her story.  “We’ve repeatedly heard that, ‘We’re working on it,’ and nothing’s really been done. And so at this point, we felt like we needed to take other steps to get the message out there,” Austin Fire Department Lt. Carrie Stewart ...

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Helmet Cam Video: Dwelling Fire in Greensville County Virginia

Video posted by Mark Ryals shows a helmet cam view of a dwelling fire in Greensville County Virginia.  Description of the fire is below. “9/6/2018 Volunteers from the Greensville County Fire Department responded from Company 3 (Emporia) to a single wide trailer fire. Responding units: E33, E32, Tanker 3, Utility 3, Support 3, and the Fire Chief & a crew from Greensville ...

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FDNY Arriving at a High Rise Fire in Manhattan With Fire on The 22nd Floor

Video posted by FDNY Response Videos shows companies arriving at a high rise fire.  Description of the video is below. “Fire Location: 405 East 92nd St Fire on the 22nd floor of a 25 story High Rise MD E-22,53,44,58 E-76(HR Nozzle) E-39(C.F.R.D) E-3 w/ HR 1 L-12,43,26(Fast) L-16,22 B-10,12,8,14(Safety) R-1 Sq-41 D-3 Rac-1 RB,SB FC,FCB Tac-1 *E91 unable to respond*” Subscribe for ...

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Woman Mistakes Dynamite For Candle During Power Outage and Suffers Serious Injuries

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – Authorities say a Connecticut woman mistook a stick of dynamite for a candle during a power outage and suffered severe hand injuries. Assistant Bridgeport Fire Chief Michael Caldaroni says the woman was looking to light a candle in her home at about 9:30 p.m. Thursday after the power went out during a storm.   The dynamite ...

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City of Houston Still Fighting With The 5 Families Who Lost Firefighters at the Southwest Inn Fire

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) –The message from families of fallen firefighters: ‘leave us alone.’ Five firefighters were killed in the Southwest Inn fire in May 2013. The families sued radio-maker Motorola, claiming radio malfunctions led to the firefighter’s deaths and reached a settlement recently. That legal action was between the families of firefighters and Motorola, not the city of Houston. The ...

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Video: Brockton, MA Firefighters Make Ladder Rescues at a Well Involved Dwelling Fire

Video posted by CBS Boston shows Brockton, MA Firefighters making some ladder rescues at a early morning (05:30ish) fire.  No description was given, however it is a news story so description is in the video. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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