STERLING -- Sterling selectmen took a few moments out of their schedule Wednesday night to honor several firefighters
and EMTs who "went above and beyond'' by helping their fellow firefighters
hundreds of miles away.
Fox drew criticism after he did not pursue disciplinary action against the firefighters
involved in a hazing incident that prompted African-American firefighter
Tennie Pierce to file a racial discrimination suit.
Many of the firefighters
, assembled from Utah and throughout the United States by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, thought they were going to be deployed as emergency workers.
Targeted to officials involved in the nation's estimated 20,000 volunteer fire departments, 'Volunteer Firefighter
Law Bulletin' carries information and reports on lawsuits involving volunteer firefighters
It's possible that a President Kerry could reward his firefighter
backers by pouring endless federal dollars down a black hole.
As soon as it was evident that the World Trade Center (WTC) was being attacked on 11 September 2001, New York City firefighters
responded to save lives.
managed to outpace the explosive "blow-up" of flames, which charged uphill at 30 meters (98 feet) per minute.
To help identify potential job change areas, the DOT code for Firefighter
Loughlin, a former volunteer firefighter
in Kingston, RI, will be one of the first to be tested today.
The loss of any firefighter
is felt deeply within the Worcester Fire Department, but the idea of adding Firefighter
Davies' plaque to the memorial for the Worcester Six just didn't feel right to his brethren.
newly assigned to the station once asked in his presence.
Norgren and fellow firefighter
Jeff Hamm set up a ladder and climbed to a second-floor porch, whereupon Norgren jumped through a smoke-filled window.