The IAFF has released information on the growing numbers of firefighters at risk for PTSD and cancer. You can read the details HERE.
Registration is open for the NFFF 2nd Annual National Stair Climb. Find all the details here to register and climb - even if you can't make it to New York City - HERE.
Fireground tactics is our theme for August. What issues and challenges has your department faced in understanding the latest fire behavior research? Send your comments in an email so that we can share them in a later story. - Bill Carey, Online News Manager
Strong aftershocks damaged two key access roads into quake-struck Amatrice on Friday, threatening to isolate the tiny hilltop town as hopes dimmed that firefighters would find any more survivors from the earthquake that killed at least 267 people.
Firefighters respond to all kinds of emergencies. They don't usually show up to deliver a gift. So when a member of Engine 33 went to a Baltimore boy's home with a gift, the family was touched. See More Videos