The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation has unveiled a new feature at the memorial in Emmitsburg, Maryland. A Pre-1981 Section of Walk of Honor will recognize those fallen firefighters who died in the line of duty before the national memorial was created. Read how you can honor the fallen from that time HERE.
Take a look at some of the latest fireground videos in the FFN Weekly Box Alarm. Each offers areas of discussion for your crew.
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It took nearly 150 firefighters more than two hours to extinguish the fire in the green, two-story building that once was home to an acupuncture clinic. It is surrounded by strip malls and an apartment building in the Westlake District about a mile west of downtown LA.
As the expanding wall of fire sent waves of radiant heat toward the ship, the crew struggled to push the vessel away from the dock. With sections of her mast’s rigging igniting overhead, the ship was eased back.
Operational demands of the job that lead to sleep deprivation and health risks push trauma-exposed firefighters to the limits of physical and psychological endurance-which can seriously affect their work performance.
Rescue workers respond to the scene of a car crash off Maui’s Hana Highway in Hana, Hawaii. A Maui woman who was driving the vehicle when it plunged off the cliff is charged with murder in the death of her twin, who was in the passenger's seat. . See More Galleries