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The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: NY

It is in great sadness that we as a Brotherhood post the 15th Line Of Duty Death for 2013 from the United States Fire Administration. Fellow Brother FirefighterJohn Jano has made the ultimate sacrifice in love for his fellow man. Our sincerest condolences go out to his family, friends and members of the Binghamton Bureau of Fire.

John M. Janos.

Rank: Firefighter
Age: 57
Gender: Male
Status: Career
Years of Service: 24.

Date of Incident: 04/06/2013
Time of Incident: 0023hrs
Date of Death: 04/06/2013.

Fire Department: City of Binghamton Bureau of Fire
Address: 38 Hawley ST, Binghamton, NY 13901
Fire Department Chief: Daniel L. Thomas

Description: After having responded to an automatic fire alarm on the 5th floor of an occupied multiple dwelling earlier in the morning, Firefighter Janos was found deceased in bed at the firehouse..

Incident Location: 23 Henry ST, Binghamton, NY.

Tribute is being paid to Firefighter John M. Janos at

To date, 15 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2013. Year-to-date monthly and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online @

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