On Thursday September 29, 2011 a Vallejo, California firefighter was burned in the rescue of a paraplegic. The firefighter made entry into the man’s mobile home which was heavily involved in fire and dragged the man toward safety. During his attempt he was forced to bail out after suffering burns and a second crew knocked down the fire and completed the rescue.
On March 30, 2010 the Homewood, Illinois Fire Department responded to a report of a fire in a chair in a house. They were…Continue
Capt William Caviness From Greensboro North Carolina collapsed and passed away yesterday from an apparent heart attack while participating in the Chicago Marathon. Capt. Caviness was running to raise money for the IAFF Burncamp and the other efforts which the IAFF extends in order to provide opportunities to burn victims. The last time I checked this link below is still active where you can see a photo of Will running and make a contribution. What a fitting opportunity to be able to…Continue