Chicago Fire Department’s Air and Sea Rescue Team.
Turvey Park is an inner southern suburb of Wagga Wagga in southern New South Wales, Australia. Its boundaries are defined by Fernleigh Road to the south, Glenfield Road to the west, Coleman Street to the north and to the east by Willans Hill. House prices in Turvey Park are amongst some of the highest in […]
Schaumburg Truck 52 front storage for extrication rescue tools.
Ambulance 1 from Arlington Heights is the paramedic ambulance serving District 1 in Arlington Heights, which covers downtown Arlington Heights and much of central Arlington Heights. Arlington Heights has four fire districts — each with a paramedic rescue ambulance. Occasionally five ambulances are in service with two ambulance placed in service in one of the […]
Posted on 31 August 2014.
Fire at an end cap at Walmart in Durango. Reported intentionally set fire in a Walmart in Durango, Colorado — unknown date. The video was published March 20, 2013. Please comment on Facebook here … Stay informed with news from PublicSafetyReporter.com’s Emergencies Behind the Scenes Facebook page — Facebook.com/CardinalEmergencies. Includes links to favorite public safety […]
Posted on 30 August 2014.
Two Riverside County firefighters received an electric shock Thursday about 4:00 p.m. Thursday while fighting a field fire near Hillside Street and Quebec Avenue that burned about six acres, several structures — including a mobile home and an attached garage, and four vehicles. The injured firefighters were airlifted to a local hospital as a precaution […]
Posted on 29 August 2014.
Chicago Fire Department 3-11 alarm in a large vacant mixed commercial/residential building with 2 snorkels, 2 tower ladders, new turret wagon plus numerous other streams. Chicago Fire Department Engine 84 arrived first on the scene about 10:40 a.m. Wednesday August 27, 2014 and reported smoke showing inside the building at 6310 South Halsted Avenue. The […]
Posted on 27 August 2014.
Firefighter bail out drill at 17 S. Elm, Mount Prospect, IL. Mount Prospect Fire Department bail out drill on August 26, 2014. Mount Prospect Fire Department firefighters practiced bail out techniques and self-rescue techniques this week at a vacant home at 17 South Elm Street, Mount Prospect, Illinois. Practicing self rescue drills at 17 S. […]
Posted on 26 August 2014.
Houston firefighters took more than an hour to carefully extricate a puppy from a wheel well and tire. Houston firefighters at Station 51 extricated a puppy who got its head stuck in a tire. A woman brought the puppy to the fire station after she found the poor dog next to a dumpster at an […]
Posted on 19 August 2014.
Police and protesters are intermittently clashing in downtown Ferguson, Missouri. A large presence of police with Bearcats, and LRAD (Long Rand Acoustic Device for dispersing or directing crowds), and occasional firing of tear gas, but no reports of any serious injuries. Four police officers were injured by objects thrown at them. Police have cordoned off […]
Posted on 11 August 2014.
Technical Rescue High Angle Rescue for roller coaster stopped on track at Six Flags Joker’s Jinx ride. Police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 2:30 p.m. Saturday to a report that six four-passenger cars on the Joker’s Jinx ride had stalled about 75 feet at the top of the ride course. Nearly eight-stories high, 17 adults and […]
Posted on 08 August 2014.
VIDEO/NO AUDIO: More than 2,000 people were evacuated from the Mexican town of San Pedro on Thursday, authorities said, after a gas line exploded, creating a burning crater in the middle of the highway. A broken water pipe cause erosion near a utility pole, which caused the pole to collapse onto a gas line. The […]
Posted on 07 August 2014.
Fire apparatus response on a Berlin Street from Paul Davis. Dr. Paul Davis, PhD is a former firefighter/paramedic, and is a renowned expert on the subject of physical fitness and employment standards in the public safety sector. His expert research is the bases for the creation of the Firefighter Combat Challenge. Dr. Davis received his […]
Posted on 07 August 2014.
Crews battled a commercial barn fire in New Carlisle, not far from the St. Joseph/LaPorte County line. A WSBT-TV photographer on scene reported hearing explosions coming from the buildings. Assistant Fire Chief Middlebrook died from injuries sustained when the roof of a burning commercial storage building collapsed on him and another firefighter on Tuesday August […]