Latest Firefighter Stories

2012-08-14 23:00:12

A large scale interior operations exercise was performed by Berne and Westerlo Fire Districts, with LINSTAR, Inc., an Elliott Mobile Solutions Certified Solutions Provider, as part of a joint venture to test, train and refresh participating departments´ skills and to evaluate the District´s new Emergency Event Manager Solution (EEMS) in a live environment. The EEMS system is designed to provide first responder identification and electronic tracking to improve first responder safety...

2012-08-10 23:01:43

Recent fires have destroyed many homes throughout the US this summer. Follow these home fire survival tips to ensure safety for your family, pets and property. (PRWEB) August 10, 2012 Fires spread quickly, and there is no time to gather valuables or make a phone call. In a matter of minutes, a fire can become life threatening, and in only five minutes, a residence can be engulfed in flames. Heat and smoke from fire can be more dangerous than the flames. Inhaling the piping hot air can...

2012-08-08 23:03:35

Hot tub manufacturer, Bullfrog Spas, supports area firefighters and community education projects during Summer of wildfires. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) August 09, 2012 Bullfrog International, manufacturer of Bullfrog Spas, a leading luxury hot tub brand, recently donated to Salt Lake County Firefighters Association to support public safety and community programs. Bullfrog is proud to support firefighters in our community and the programs they administer. The Bullfrog factory is located in...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.