Tag Archives: Houston Firefighters

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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JJ Watt Orders Pizza For Houston Firefighters and Police Officers a long With a Great Letter of Appreciation

On Tuesday Houston Texans Star Defensive Player JJ Watt Showed His Sincere Appreciation For Firefighters and Police Officers and The Service They Provide.  He ordered pizzas for Houston’s Firefighters and Police Officers.  Here is more on the story. Foxsports.com – The Houston Texans honored the U.S. Armed Forces on Sunday with their annual Salute to Service, but defensive superstar J.J. Watt also wanted to ...

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Southwest Inn Recovery Committee Final Report and Recommendations Following the Fatal Fire on May 31, 2013 Which Claimed the Lives of Four Houston Firefighters

Click here to download and read the report on Houston’s Southwest Inn Fire that Killed 4 Firefighters On Monday Sept. 1, 2014 the Final Report and Recommendations was released detailing the tragic Southwest Inn Fire that claimed the lives of Four Houston Firefighters and changed the lives forever of so many more.  Below is the intro of the report.  Please click ...

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