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Virginia Department of Forestry Situation Report

  Fire officials believe arson to blame for Altavista brush fire
  Bland Fire Chief's son killed in car crash
  Man killed in Caroline house fire
  Barboursville man dies in house fire
  Update:  Two die in Grayson fire; space heater believed to be cause
  Floyd County Teen dies in wreck with ambulance
  Staunton honors outgoing fire chief
  Owner charged with arson of James City Co. home
  Three die in Galax House Fire
  Man rescued from high rise apartment fire
  Smoke Alarm saves two in morning fire
  Man equipped his SUV with fake emergency markings
  Three Year Old Dies in Wise County fire
  House fire kills one near Appalachia
  Phenix fire chief receives worldwide recognition
  Dog saves family from fire
  VDFP 2008 Fire Service Needs Assessment
  VDFP 2009 Logbook
  Inhalant Abuse Seminar - Jan 28
  Three die in Grayson County fire
  Fire rescue brings back memories for chief
  Man rescued from Broad Street flag pole
  Newport News apartment fire claims life of 84 year old woman
  Fire claims 100 year old farmouse in Bonsack, injures FF
  Smoke detector saves family from Spotsylvania fire
  Henry County Disaster drill tests skills of volunteers
  DCJS Alzheimer's Training & Information
  President Bush honors Chesapeake Firefighter
  James City landlord cited for no smoke detectors
  Culpeper fire and rescue volunteers lobby Supervisors for funding
  Fire destroys Harrisonburg business
  Body found in Annandale shed  
  VA Forest Fires drop but acres burn increase in 2008
  Arlington apartment fire injures 5 and displaces 40
  Fire heavily damages James City County home
  Grant enables emergency responders to train closer to home
  Fires injure 2 Stafford Firefighters
  Child is burned in Yorkshire fire
  Three Year Old Child dies in Wise County house fire
  Fire destroys mobile home
  A Reward for his Merits
  Dogs injured in blaze
  Apartment fire kills one in Henrico County
  Fire destroys hunting club in Allegheny County
  Retired Chesterfield Firefighter killed in hunting accident
  Investigators believe Vinton fire to have been deliberately set
  Crying baby alerted homeowner to flames
  Fire damages Martinsville Fire
  Richmond house fire claims life of woman
  Charlottesville Albemarle Rescue Squad implements Cyanide Antidote Kits
  Emergency Communications Upgrade in Madison on hold
  Fire guts Annandale home
  Brief fire causes major damage in Stephens City
  Scottsville kitchen fire damages home
  Virginia Center for Safety in Schools Training Program
  Richmond Firefighters rescue two from house fire
  Ringgold family loses house to fire
  Roanoke house fire leaves 9 homeless
  Dog alerts Hampton family to fire
  Portsmouth fire destroys businesses in strip mall
  VA Beach FF fights demotion over hazing
  VA Beach to test new life saving device
  Fire damages VA Beach realty office
  Another suspicious fire in Culpeper
  Woman dies in fiery crash
  Man killed in Tappahannock house fire
  Bristol seeks replacement for retiring fire chief
  Dinwiddie County to continue free smoke detector program
  Candle started fire that killed 3 in Hampton
  Burning Desire:  Part I - Committed to serve
  Roanoke County officials show devastating affects of fire
  Newport News fire destroys home
  Fire destroys former House Restaurant
  Christmas tree to blame for Hanover house fire
  Loudoun Fire Chief appeals citation
  Two house fires keep area crews busy
  VEMC opens conference registration
  VDEM offers EOP Template
  Teen in critical condition after propane explosion
  Loudoud Fire & Rescue students put to test at FF Family Days
  3 New Fireboats for Smith Mountain Lake
  Oil fueled fire consumes Saluda home
  Fire rages in Petersburg
  Volunteer Incentive Program lost in budget costs
  Six people displaced after Richmond apartment fire
  Waynesboro Firefighter remembered as 'True Brother'
  Retired Firefighter dies in Vinton fire w/video
  Stanley fire causes over $100K in damage
  Portsmouth public safety officers may receive pay raise
  Fire destroys Botetourt County home
  'Tis the season to share in fire safety'
  Prevent fires and protect families during Home Fire Season
  Three charged with setting car fire
  Smoking materials cause Huntington house fire
  Woman, two firefighters hurt in Bedford County fire
  Fire destroys Salem landmark
  Fire destroys RV, damages house
  Albemarle Co. gets hands on fire training
  Sedan driven by allegedly drunk driver hits ambulance
  2008 Virginia Coordinator Briefing Presentations
  2009 Chesterfield Public Safety Vehicle and Equipment Rally
  Fire destroys Campbell County home
  House fire kills Roanoke woman
  Kingsport man arrested for allegedly setting numerous house fires
  Chaplains provide comfort to emergency service personnel and victims
  House fire kills Saltville man
  Fire destroys Washington County Motel
  Fire destroys two local homes
  Fire destroys house near downtown Roanoke
  Officials search for cause of fatal Hampton fire
  Flames destroy house, displace 4
  Serial arson fires in Chesterfield
  Three die in Hampton fire
  Emergency department cuts lead position
  Virginia enjoys quiet wildfire season in 2008
  Overnight fire destroys home
  House a total loss after fire
  Firefighters rescue man from roof
  Agency seeks emergency services merger
  Fire unit feels right at 'home'
  Video - Firefighters train all night
  Two Verona houses burn; 45 y/o man dead
  Elderly man dies in apartment fire
  Two hospitalized for Carbon Monoxide in VA Beach fire
  City ambulances often leave Cumberland for emergencies
  Staff shortage hits Bath County Fire and Rescue Squads
  Eight Henrico families displaced from fire
  Man dies in Norfolk house fire
  Fire destroys home, garage and vehicle
  Prince William EMT laid to rest
  30 displaced after fire
  Winter Preparedness Information
  Fire company labors to restore confidence
  Prince William fire damage tops $1M
  Team to investigate how Medic died
  Dog dies in Henrico fire
  Portsmouth woman escapes fire in home
  Video:  Staunton gets new fire apparatus
  Woodbridge woman killed; man injured in fire
  Lynchburg house catches fire again; arson suspected
  Historic Pulaski train station destroyed by fire
  Dinwiddie, Prince George looking for ways to recruit more volunteers
  NFFF releases Special Report on Prince William LODD
  New fire chief suspends six in New Market
  Being a Firefighter much more than fighting fires
  Staunton council discusses public safety cuts
  Fire destroys house in Manassas area
  Fire Safety at a glance
  Tazewell County fire under investigation
  Blacksburg Rescue:  Running out of room
  Man pulls boy from fiery crash
  Nursing Home violations not new
  Ex-Virginia Firefighters get jail time for Arsons
  Domestic Violence and 1st Responders
  Magazine to feature county fire stations
  Bright Pink Fire Truck carries message about Breast Cancer
  Man meets rescuer 35 years later
  Chesterfield Building Collapse Update
  Fire scorches crops in Boykin
  Fire destroys Amherst County home
  Alexandria apartment fire causes $100,000 damage
  Stoneville man hurt in fire, dies
  New Market Volunteer Fire Company funds frozen
  Hundreds mourn McGaheysville Volunteer Firefighter
  Video: Norfolk Firefighters fight blaze on Bartee St
  Radford University students relocate after apartment fire
  3 y/o boy badly burned in Hampton apartment fire
  Elderly woman escapes Stanley blaze
  5 Lynchburg residents sent to hospital from carbon monoxide poisoning
  Fire damages house on Richmond's south side
  Woman is home when fire breaks out in Earlysville
  Alexandria Medics honored for heroic life saving efforts
  Norfolk Man slain; House burned by burglar
  Newport News Firefighters warn cuts will compromise public safety
  Federal Funds help NoVA Hazmat Teams
  Fairfax Investigators charge man in explosion 
  Man saves wife from house fire
  Fatal house fire cause ruled unknown
  Six Danville Firefighters injured in apartment fire collapse
  Is it a Bus or Fire Truck
  Volunteer incentives; county chief mulled
  Norfolk apartment fire that displaces 16 is ruled arson
  Richmond Firefighter hospitalized after falling ill
  Fort Eustis Firefighters do more than just stop the flames
  1 person injured in Richmond fire
  Water and Dozers used to put out Hampton Landfill fire
  Body found in fire debris
  A.P. Firefighter injured in fall from truck
  New firehouse dedicated
  Bernie Moore named Eden fire chief
  Henrico County Paramedics injured in Crash
  OT costs to idle up to 2 fire trucks in Newport News
  Ethanols use Outstrips Plans to Deal with its Risks
  Fire destroys Lynchburg home; injures two
  Wildfires eat up record 25,000+ acres in VA
  Fire damages Roanoke County home
  I95 Coalition Website
  Fire Department tension in Albemarle
  Boy rescues Brother and Family Dog from fire
  Firefighters and Partners bring Youth Warmth and Pride
  Chesterfield chooses new fire chief
  City drops ambulance plan
  Occupants escape without Alarm in Belmont fire
  Early morning fire forces residents to evacuate
  New fire boat extends reach of Norfolk Firefighters
  Deadly Day in Dinwiddie
  Search for Frederick's new fire chief heats up
  Fire destroyed dentist office in York
  Fire ball thrown at Portsmouth Grocery Store
  Speedway Safety
  Fire stations exact scope still in question
  Three critically injured in early morning fire
  Fire in Melrose Towers in Roanoke
  House fire displaces Grottoes Residents
  Firefighters learn structure collapse rescue at Beach school
  Virginia Firefighters to help after Omar
  Woman dies in Blaze
  Video:  Hampton Fire Dog's Job is to Sniff Out Arson
  Petersburg residents more vigilant about fire safety
  Farewell to a Leader
  Running out of room
  Fire Sprinkler Experiment in Harrisonburg
  Volunteering: A Family Affair in Purcellville
  Fire shuts down Gretna Shoe Factory
  Pulaski Fire Department gets grant for new command vehicle
  Filipino-American TV to feature history making Beach Firefighter
  Grant helps buy TIC
  Two former firefighters plead guilty for setting fires
  Family of Five Escape Burning Home
  Burnt beyond Repair; arson suspected
  Mary Washington Hospital is a Level II Trauma Center
  Amherst County Deputies investigate possible arson fire
  Augusta County Fire Chief set to retire
  New Software to help Lynchburg Firefighters
  Ex-fire chief to face sex charges
  A Government Derailed
  Albemarle County to review Revenue Recovery
  FVFD celebrates 50 years of community service
  Two found dead in Henrico house fire
  Tanker drill trains officials for real emergency
  Harrisonburg House Fire
  Magazine to feature county fire stations
  Harrisonburg 'Up In Smoke'
  Louisa County house fire investigated
  Blaze guts Sheriff's house
  Shopping Center damages businesses in south Richmond
  Suspicious house fire in Richmond
  Windsor's First Female Firefighter
  Faulty extension cord sparks fire in Norfolk church
  New Leadership at Everyone Goes Home
  Urbanna home destroyed by fire

  Waste container found to be source of warehouse fire
  Fire guts Richmond building
  Chesapeake man faces arson charges
  VA Beach Firefighters receive award from PETA
  Arson suspected in house fire
  Children recovering from courageous rescue from fire
  Transformer blamed for eastern Henrico fires
  Abingdon deploys wireless broadband for first responders
  Uniforms stolen from Arlington Firehouse

  King George merges paid, volunteer fire and rescue
  Harrisonburg Shopping Center fire ruled arson
  Probe of House Fire leads to 64 Recommendations
  Fire destroys two townhomes in VA Beach
  No one killed in Appomattox Explosion
  From Public Assistance - Mother rises to captain area rescue squad
  Alexandria motel fire spreads to homes
  Richmond Firefighter receives Medal of Valor
  Fire at Rockingham Square Shopping Center
  Fire officials receive national accolades
  Two Dozen evacuated in Danville Apartment fire
  Arlington:  Due to Budget Cuts Extra Ambulance will have to wait
  Lynchburg fire damages home, kills family pets
  Fire Union angry over benefit changes
  Martinsville-Henry County Squad votes to disband
  Norfolk Southern fights Virginia city on Ethanol site
  Ex-fire chief gets more than 8 years in jail
  911 tapes released in double fatality involving fire truck
  Family displaced by fire
  Roanoke Firefighters helped in New Orleans
  Martinsville house fire deemed suspicious
  Fire in Downtown Woodstock
  Richmond Fire launches new communications initiative
  Fire at historic train station called arson
  New system makes for quicker rescue
  16 displaced in Henrico Apartment fire
  VDFP Virtual Classroom
  Accused Firefighter Impersonator has history in VA, MD and DC

  Free Seminar to First Responders on latest extrication techniques
  September Issue VDFP The Logbook

  Firefighters investigate cause of Chesterfield house fire
  Fire devastates trailer; leaves family homeless
  Fire burns Bedford Co. home
  Stafford Fire and Rescue honors 'hams'
  Fire in Norfolk Library
  Two Firefighters disciplined, one fired after hazing incident
  Deputy saves woman from fire
  High Rise fire causes over $10,000 damage in Fairfax County
  Taco Bell catches fire in Charlottesville
  Stolen boat catches fire, destroys pier in Portsmouth
  Norfolk FF injures leg in fire
  Foam - New Firefighting Weapon
  Orange Volunteer Fire Department is Tops in Virginia
  Students key to success of Seminole Trail Vol. Fire Department
  Disaster Teams plan for plane crash simulation
  2 Firefighters injured in Richmond blaze
  A slow response to a dying man in Loudoun County
  Notice of Passing - Daniel Seal - August 16
  Richmond fire chief names 3 to new posts
  Mountain fire near Covington
  Truck fire in Richmond
  Virginia 511 updates traffic website and features
  Governor Kaine announces additional appointments - Fire Board
  Governor Kaine announces additional appointments - State Building Code Technical Review Board
  Governor Kaine announces 2007 Medal of Valor Recipients

  Rustburg home burns to ground
  Augusta County: Fire Flow Requirements
  Mother-Daughter Firefighters
  Kids learn character from Fort Lewis Fire Station
  Chesterfield brush fire under investigation
  Manassas City approves additional fire, rescue positions
  Ashburn man named Fairfax top firefighter
  Photo Gallery - Barn fire in Swoope
  Cause of Lovettsville fire under investigation
  Children recovering after courageous rescue from fire
  Chesapeake man faces arson charges
  VA State Police investigating Appomattox house fire
  Newport News apartment fire sends three children to the hospital
  Fire sparks at Albemarle Lumber Mill
  Charlottesville Firefighters battle mobile home fire
  Electrical fire guts Culpeper Pizza Hut
  Brush fire in Fluvanna
  Fire station to house solar heating system
  Emergency Responders working to increase "Move Over" awareness
  Dayton blaze injures two
  Brush fire in Waynesboro
  Hampton Roads HIM Regional Concept for Traffic Operations
  Four fire calls to Appomattox house
  Kirn Memorial Library evacuated due to fire
  Garage catches fire in Suffolk; two cars destroyed
  Crews work house fire in Salem
  Crews practice Rural Firefighting at Whitestone
  Grottoes Fire marks 60th Anniversary
  Roanoke City FD going green
  Smoky fire damages store on Roanoke's Williamson Rd
  Burned Loudoun County Firefighter returns home in style
  Stuarts Draft resident wins Southern Wildfire Prevention Award
  Winchester weather vane may sell for $5M
  Electrical spark ignites Augusta County Motorcycle Shop fire
  Fish tank fire in Staunton apartment
  2008 Virginia EMS Symposium - Registration Open
  Norfolk Southern Whistle Stop Training Event
  Virginia's Critical Infrastructure Construction and Resiliency Strategic  Plan
  Two fires keep Lynchburg FFs busy
  Danville fire seen as 'suspicious'
  Firefighters Tee up for Muscular Dystrophy
  Firefighters rescue trapped victims
  2 Alarm fire in Annandale Restaurant
  Elderly Woman killed in Arlington Apt. fire
  Arson possibly to blame for Dale City fire
  Family dealing with house fire
  Mobile Home fire burns 9 y/o boy
  Dismal Swamp Fire still a risk
  Rural counties' responders struggle with fuel prices
  Fire destroys historic Tazewell landmark
  Wreck involving fireworks snarls traffic
  Woman rescued after six hours in water
  Charred remains litter house after fire
  Chesterfield fire forces evacuation
  OEMS Summer 2008 Bulletin
  GPS mapping helps fire department's response times
  Body found in burning car
  Two escape house fire in Staunton
  Volunteer Firefighters feeling the pinch
  Fire at Martinsville Plant
  Woman critically injured in Chatham fire
  Crews battle fire in Roanoke
  New fire station opens in Spotsylvania County
  Prince George firefighters battle blaze
  Probe into fire that leveled house in 15 minutes
  Roanoke City Fire Department unveils new way of training for fires
  Loudoun fire caused by child playing with matches
  Firefighters Tactical Ropes Course
  Background check for firefighters
  Free Madison County ambulance ending?
  Firefighter injured; 4 homes damaged by fire
  Weight-restricted bridge causes delay emergency calls in Chesapeake
  Fire in basket of towels damages Danville cleaners
  USDA Grant funds fire truck for Saunders firefighters
  Chincoteague business fire ruled electrical
  VA National Guard trains with local first responders
  9-1-1 tapes reveal tense moments following explosion
  Arson interrupts food at popular restaurant
  Former VT student sentenced for arson
  Chancellor grads log time at firehouse
  Lexington volunteers sue city in finance dispute
  Albemarle County home engulfed in flames
  Firefighters raffle strong bodies for charity
  Hampton Roads Highway Incident Mgmt Regional Concept for Transportation Ops
  Trucker dead after explosion
  Burn camp changes firefighters' perspectives
  New Fire Ladder Truck
  Norfolk:  Two Blocks destroyed by flames Jan. 1918
  Mud hampers swamp firefighting efforts
  Two Alarm Fire in Hybla Valley
  Firefighter "spaghetti" training at Civic Center
  Fire destroys Callaway home
  Civil Air Patrol aids Dismal Swamp Firefighters
  Radio towers erected
  Like Mother like Son
  VDOT investigates dangerous drain
  Concrete truck causes bridge to collapse
  Portsmouth church burns to the ground
  Teen charged in Chesapeake fire that destroyed soybeans
  Being first in first response
  Three mark 30 years as city firefighters
  One of two fires in Norfolk is suspicious
  VFIRS:  Fighting Fires with Facts
  Firefighters compete at Crozet Summerfest
  Pregnant mom, 2 year old rescued from fire
  Massive Brush Fire off of I-64
  2008 Emergency Operations Center Grant
  VA Public Safety Assistance Program
  Fireworks arrest made after child suffers serious burns
  Costs of new fire-rescue buildings increases to $8.4M
  Lake Firefighters train land based crews at Waterwheel Marina
  Road collapses; York County fire truck ends up in ditch
  Fire victim recovering in DC
  Tree falls on Firefighter while fighting swamp fire
  Parades canceled to save fuel
  Waynesboro Firefighters respond to warehouse fire
  Surry County four alarm fire kills one
  Fire at Loudoun Repair Shop
  19 Year Old dies in fire at Newport News Complex
  Suffolk awarded air bags
  Civil Air Patrol aids Dismal Swamp Firefighters
  Backup called to rescue pup
  Can't find fire; Fire Dept. given wrong location in fire fatality
  Fire forces evacuation of Newport News Amtrak station
  Richmond Firefighter suffers burns at structure fire
  James Stanley Johnson Memorial Golf Tournament
  Ted Riley's abandoned recording studio burns
  2-Alarm fire guts house in south Richmond
  Newport News gets lessons in water rescue
  Stafford celebrates opening of new fire station
  Man arrested for arson in Waynesboro
  Petersburg house fire kills woman
  Great Dismal Swamp Fire 50% contained; continues to spew smoke
  Investigators find body at scene of JC Penney Fire in Hampton
  New Bells and Whistles
  Satellite image of Great Dismal Fire
  Wildfires blamed for setting off smoke alarms
  Poor Mountain fire to grow to 890 acres
  VA man sentenced to one year for setting girlfriend on fire
  Bristol Fire Department takes action to save fuel, money
  Department of Forestry hosts fire academy
  Springfield Firefighter injured in fire
  Rapid Responder installed in Williamsburg
  Elementary school evacuated after ammonia leak at Lynchburg Dairy
  Victim in Bell Rd fire identified
  Propane leak at Bedford business
  Pets die in VA Beach house fire
  Man charged with arson
  VA Beach investigates Arson Fire at Farm Fresh
  Orange County begins to plan for future Fire & EMS
  Move Over when Emergency Vehicles are approaching
  CO Poisoning at carnival
  VA Beach Professional Firefighters kayak to raise money for child burn victims
  CARS receives national recognition
  CARS trains new EMTs
  City of Manassas near decision of combining fire and rescue
  Supervisors look to change as investigation continues
  Falling trees complicate fire in Dismal Swamp
  Governor appoints Charlottesville fire chief to Secure Commonwealth Panel
  Stafford Fire Chief:  We need more staff
  Calves die in Bedford Dairy fire
  Suffolk Captain testifies before Congress on Emergency Alert System
  Lightning sparks house fire in VA Beach
  Man killed after accidentally setting himself on fire
  Sawmill fire results in $1.5M damage
  Fire burns pick-up, home in Bedford County
  Lightning sparks Henrico house fire
  Four buildings damaged in Richmond fire
  Seven Fire Departments respond to Pittsylvania Lumber Yard fire
  Louisa County structure fire at Twin Oaks
  Virginia Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squads feeling the crunch
  Virginia Fallen Firefighter Memorial
  House fire in Charlottesville
  Hazardous Threat in Alexandria
  Elderly woman dies in second alarm Vienna fire
  Barn destroyed in fire
  Fire covers nearly 100 acres of forest in Fort Valley
  Fire in Bristol destroys storage bldgs
  Fire shows problems with vinyl siding
  Firefighters save historic Hampton University building from flames
  Chesterfield Fire and EMS chief to retire
  Fire blazes on at Dismal Swamp
  Tire fire destroys Franklin County business
  Morning fire in Norfolk
  Citizens to help catch Arsonist
  Fire damage between $5 to 6M
  Charlottesville house fire on 5th Street
  Springfield house fire injures Firefighter
  Firefighter training; Learning is by doing
  Firefighters beat the heat for cancer research
  School bus destroyed in suspected arson
  Frontier Culture Museum offers free entry to public safety
  Two injured in Falls Church fire
  Fire damages Staunton auto body shop
  Residents escape Church Hill fire
  Fire guts house; destroys barn
  Audit takes aim at Chesapeake FD overtime policies
  Concrete truck causes bridge to collapse
  Firefighters unite to help own
  VA participates in Coalition Warrior Interoperability Demonstration
  Petersburg Fire Chief outlines budget needs to Council
  Lightning suspected in two Henrico fires
  Fire hits two town homes in River Oaks community
  Danville apartment fire
  Toddler rescued from pipe
  Fire heavily damages Roanoke warehouse
  The Chincoteague Inn extensively damaged by fire
  Loudoun Fire Chief calls for investigation into Firefighter Injuries
  VA Firefighters:  More people ignoring sirens
  Fire destroys Stanley House
  Henrico pool evacuated after spill
  Bottle Bombs found near Virginia Union University
  Hampton Firefighters battle fire at auto shop
  Firefightes still hospitalized after fire
  Memorial Day crash may affect fire and rescue recruitment
  Board to question Stafford fire chief
  Officials have not named victim in Powhatan fire
  Charlottesville Fire Chief to head Homeland Security committee
  Cigarette cause of Leesburg blaze; fund established for injured FFs
  Deadly Fire Truck Crash investigation meets challenges
  Two Alarm fire damages Elizabeth City home
  Drivers Training for Firefighters
  Six Leesburg Firefighters injured in roof collapse
  Fire guts Raphine Church
  Family escapes fire
  Chesapeake fire chief plans new career
  Best of Public Safety and Emergency Transportation
  Local Rescue Squad celebrates 30th Anniversary
  CARS Rescue on YouTube
  EMS Council honors EMS Contributors
  Flash fire at Shooting Range injures 7
  Richmond Public Safety Building evacuated due to fire
  Fire destroys 3 homes in Bedford
  Bristol Fire responds to more EMS calls
  First Responders show off elite fleet
  Mock disaster challenges officials
  Chesapeake man charged with arson of his home
  Fire leaves family homeless
  Fire and Rescue search for man in Lake Montclair
  Governor's Campus Preparedness Conference
  VDEM:  WebEOC training for localities
  Waynesboro City Council cuts Firefighter positions
  Woman who lit fire under husband's bed is sentenced
  Volunteer Firefighters air out concerns
  Volunteer Firefighters recognized for dog rescue
  Arlington unveils new 9-1-1 Center
  Frustration grows on burned block as cleanup stalls
  Fire levels Gordonsville Florist
  Two rescued from apartment fire
  Norfolk fire caused by electrical overload
  Hampton woman injured escaping kitchen fire
  Chesterfield Fire Marshal injured in crash
  Powhatan County plans a new fire station
  Harrisonburg Emergency System under review
  Fairfax Officers 6th Professional Development Seminar
  Nine rescued from Henrico house fire
  Albemarle County house fire ruled arson
  Celebrating 30 years as a volunteer firefighter
  VDFP May Logbook
  Fire rips through Fan District
  Fire destroys Wintergreen home
  Flash fire at VA Beach shooting range
  Fire at Berkshire Rd apartments
  Fire hits boiler room at Pulaski furniture site
  Moyock VFD calling for help
  Fire destroys Danville home
  Firefighters upset about budget cuts in Roanoke
  Arlington dedicates futuristic fire station
  Fire destroys Mechanicsville business
  Blaze guts farmhouse
  Damage by twisters now exceeds $28M
  GFCA approves fire station design
  Relief after big twisters
  House burned in Ettrick as fire crews responded to tornado
  Middleburg VFD plans expansion
  Gretna House catches fire but fire hydrants are shut off
  Police prioritize fire investigation
  Trio of Twisters injure 200
  Chesterfield Plane Crash kills two
  Weekend Fire kills Campbell Couple
  Crozet Fire
  Taylor honored as top Firefighter
  Crozet Lumber Warehouse Fire
  Alexandria Chamber recognized local heroes
  Simulated Helicopter Crash test responders
  VA State Pipeline & Hazardous Material Safety Mtg
  NIMS Train-The-Trainer Position
  Two people narrowly escape from Chesapeake house fire
  Boarding House burns across from Richmond Firehouse
  Roanoke Firefighters face budget cuts
  Pulaski Firefighters train with new air packs
  Standoff results in fire, suicide
  Accomack:  Fire, EMS times lag study shows
  Roanoke: String of vacant building fires being investigated
  2008 Mobile Command & Communications Vehicle Rally
  Teacher's Death a loss for family and school
  Hampton House Fire Displaces Seven
  Third victim of Danville garage fire dies
  Woman's body found after Botetourt fire
  Firefighters contain 2-Alarm Fire in Arlington
  Fires burn nearby homes in VA Beach
  Buckingham Firefighter - "A Wall of Fire Engulfed Him"
  Two Children unaccounted for in Front Royal fire
  Wildfires raged in Page County
  $4M Firehouse not open
  Thursday fire burns mobile home
  Fire burns home involved in drug activity
  Late night fire in Martinsville
  None injured in overnight blazes in Richmond, Chesterfield
  Colonial Heights public safety crew back to work after fire
  Firefighter Fatality prompts changes in Prince William Department
  Lynchburg Firefighters Forum grills candidates
  Meet Louisa County's new fire chief
  Workshop:  Communicating Effectively in a Crisis
  Richmond Emergency Management Director resigns
  Fire strikes Colonial Heights PD
  Hopewell: Mallonee fire suspicious
  First Responders attend horse handling class at Tech
  Reva couple left homeless after fire
  Facility better suited for Women Firefighters opens in Arlington
  Arson suspect arrested in Bedford County
  Faulty bearing likely cause of 3 alarm recycling fire in Harrisonburg
  Bomb explosion at Emory and Henry College only a test
  Pulaski Firehouse needs a facelift

  Charlottesville Firefighters get Homeland Security Grant
  Fire races through Harrisonburg recycling business
  Fire damages house in Rocky Mount
  First Responders put to the test after flames fill local hospital
  Fire damages Danville home
  Tech student pleads guilty to setting fires
  New Chief in Louisa County
  Business, home damaged by fire
  Location of new Bedford fire station approved by county
  Loan business damaged in Richmond fire
  Flames erupt when car hits gas meter at Chesapeake apartment
  New Northern Virginia Fire Service Website
  Damage minimal to former Martinsville furniture plant
  Fire destroys Ridgeway home
  For the Drill of it; Harrisonburg FD simulates emergency

  House close to total loss after Albin Village blaze
  Wytheville firefighters fight brush fire
  Fire burns house and sends smoke over Roanoke
  Fire started at Whisper Ridge Facility
  Fire in Martinsville displaces three
  Long time Goochland fire chief dies
  Rockingham County mobile home fire
  Forest Fire Department scopes new site for station
  Responders test coordination skills
  Henrico Firefighter dead after vehicle malfunction

  Report:  Alexandria Fire Department short of staff, eqpt and funds
  Fairfax County Chairman calls for purchase of Foreclosed Homes
  Bedford County man charged in 2 fires
  Flames scorch Maple Ridge Apartment buildings
  Fire burns 1,300 acres of National Forest in Augusta County
  Historic Covington church burns
  Williamsburg enforces repeat false alarm ordinance
  Former firefighter pleads not guilty to High Knob Tower arson charges
  VDFP March/April 2008 "The Logbook"
  Roanoke County works house fire
  Spotsylvania firefighters contain brush fires
  Newport News Firefighter to receive Medal of Valor
  Fire guts house in Doe Run
  VA OEMS Weblog
  Paper carrier saves family from burning home
  Rescuer honored for rescuing person from pond
  Smith Mountain Lake Marine Fire & Rescue eye three new boats for fleet
  Communication breakdown put firemedic at risk
  Chesterfield fire destroys garage
  VA Beach:  Department owns first ever Monster Fire Truck w/video

  Lynchburg fire leaves two firefighters hurt

  House engulfed in flames near Old Dominion  
  Emergency escape ladder saves Chesapeake family
  49 Search Dogs train at Virginia Beach
  Smith Mountain Lake Fireboat sinking resulted from structural failure
  Pulaski Fire Department building needs attention
  Louisa residents to pay for ambulance service
  Martinsville Fire Department awaits ISO Review
  Eastern Henrico fire results in fatality
  Register for the Annual CISM Training
  EMSAT Continuing Education - Setting up your account
  Three-Alarm fire damages Covington Car Dealership
  York Woman rescued from townhouse fire
  HRHIM/HRFSOC Meeting Dates/Information
  Charlottesville Fire Survivor overcomes loss to make a difference
  Fire leaves Hampton family without a home
  State officials probe rash of suspicious fires
  Firefighter tattoo artist leaves indelible mark
  Regional firefighters train for tornado response
  Alzheimer Training for First Responders & Search Management
  Brush fire burns Hampton's Grandview Natural Preserve
  Richmond:  A fire, a murder; a real whodunit
  Audit leads to new practices for Norfolk Firefighters
  Arson suspected in Mill Mountain fires
  Fire hits William & Mary Sorority house
  Virginia Storm Surge Inundation Maps
  Fire at Hampton Medical facility does not affect operations
  Second man charged in High Knob Tower fire
  Two Alarm Chesapeake fire displaces twelve
  WebEOC replaces Virginia Online EOC
  Two Alarm Norfolk fire blamed on smoking materials
  Man allegedly set fire to girlfriend's home
  Carollton FD wins award from PETA
  Henry County man dies in fire
  Fire Marshal finds marijuana in Suffolk home
  Prince William looks to add 125 positions
  Fairfax County to consider stricter restrictions on fireworks
  Fire damages Roanoke apartment
  Flagpole honors Firefighter who died in 9/11 attack
  CARS extrication class could save lives
  Elderly woman killed in Arlington house fire
  Firefighters effort hampered by massive McLean blaze
  Firefighters make dramatic rescue
  Powhatan Firefighters honor 9/11 victims
  Roanoke fire spreads from one building to another
  Fatal 2-Alarm fire in Pohick VA
  $30,000 offered for info on house fire
  Prince William County and Manassas City FFs work together
  Twenty new volunteers graduate from Roanoke Co. Fire Academy
  Albemarle County Volunteer Resident Program
  Fire guts Fan District laundromat
  Firefighters reach out to Sterling Community
  Firefighters build a special gift
  EMS Retention Training - 'Keeping the Best'
  Firefighters fight blaze at scrap metal yard in Chesapeake
  Cascade fire destroys one structure and threatens others
  House fire displaces Albemarle family
  Fund established to help Isle of Wight business
  Fire hits W&M sorority house
  Fire destroys family run cabinet business - Slide Show
  State-of-the-Art Fire Station set for debut - Arlington Sta 5
  Child's play sparks fire in Madison Heights
  Two fires in eight days neighborhood worried
  VDEM launches YouTube Channel 
  James City house fire traced to possible accelerant
  EMS Providers learned from VA Tech Tragedy
  Firefighters douse blaze in Hampton
  Governor Kaine applauds wildfire response
  Child's play sparks blaze
  Fire damages historic Greenbrier Home
  Chesapeake fire kills three; blamed on clothes dryer
  Fire totals couple's home in Lynchburg
  Manassas considers new fire, rescue tax
  Man charged in burning of Wise fire tower
  Fire burns 1060 acres of timber in February
  Fire destroys home near Front Royal
  Snow Creek Man dies in house fire
  Louisa County escapes flames
  Laurel Grove Volunteer Fire & Rescue celebrate new facilities
  Fire damages homes in Louisa, Fluvanna
  VDF reports firefighting money already gone
  2 taken to hospital after VA Beach fire
  1 hurt in Chesterfield cabin fire
  12 year old saves family from fire
  Fire breaks out in Augusta County Food Plant
  Richmond 3 alarm fire; evacuees allowed to return
  Another fire at Lynchburg furniture maker
  Deadly House Fire in Richmond
  Missing Firefighters Found
  Hampton Fire displaces 4
  Mechanicsville Firefighter back on the truck
  HOTSEAT - Career of a Lifetime
  Virginia - 2008 EMS Bill Tracking
  OEMS to offer web based continuing education training
  VA Beach man sets neighbors car on fire; apologizes in letter
  Singer Associates announces Opening Celebration
  2008 HMEP Grant
  Two die in Nelson County house fire
  Stony Point Vol. Fire Dept. recruits new members
  Fire burns down long awaited park in VA Beach
  VDFP Grant provides free smoke detectors to Martinsville
  Hazards on the Highway
  Fire in cotton facility in Southhampton County
  South Richmond fire injures two
  Chesterfield Police Officer enters burning home
  Fertilizer plant still hot; investigation to begin
  Governor Kaine's Highway Safety Challenge
  New Virginia Highway Safety Office
  Amherst:  Fire on the Mountain
  January 2008 VDFP Logbook
  Virginia Interagency Wildland Fire Training Academy
  Fire rips through Albemarle townhouse
  Electrical fire forces high rise evacuation
  Abingdon garage fire destroys 8 motorcycles
  Warren Firefighter prepares for competition
  New alarm gives firefighters less rude awakening
  Mother and son die in fire
  Three charged in arson of businesses
  Carbon Monoxide Detector bill passes VA Senate Committee
  Two arrested in connection with Dumfries Townhouse fire
  Fire damages Wytheville trailer
  2 workers hospitalized with possible CO poisoning
  Firefighters battle morning blaze in Norfolk
  Man forcibly removed from burning cabin
  Body found in home destroyed by fire in Albemarle
  Fire destroys Strasburg building
  Kyle Wilson LODD Report Released
  Keeling girl ready to fight more fires
  Vacant house burns in morning fire
  Salem fire hydrants: High and Dry
  Chesterfield improves its ISO Insurance Rating
  Paid rescue staff getting little reprieve
  From Firefighter to Violin Maker
  Woman's burned body found by road  
  Firefighters extinguish Staple Mills Rd fire
  Brookneal sees record-breaking number of fires
  Firefighter urge caution after recent fires
  3 left homeless after fire in south Richmond
  Woman, 78 suffers burn from wood stove fire - gasoline
  Fire destroys house in Botetourt County 
  January 2008 VDFP Logbook  
  Person confirmed dead in Woodstock blaze
  Hanover blaze damages church
  200 year old home goes up in flames
  Stuarts Draft fondly remembers former fire chief
  Fire at Southampton cotton gin smoldering for days
  Women 'smoke' the competition in national competition
  Water damages Davidson's Clothing store in Roanoke
  People cause most forest fires
  Notice of Passing - Herman M. Kinsinger
  2 alarm fire destroys Fair Oaks home
  Fire damages Hampton florist
  Sprinklers stop apartment fire
  Smoke still clearing from big Lynchburg fire
  Charity offers help to person who torched its vehicles
  Fire causes $2M in damages to Lynchburg Plant
  6 injured in intentionally set apartment fire
  Waynesboro home destroyed by blaze
  Fire destroys Roanoke County home
  Mother, daughter hospitalized after fire
  Martinsville house fire considered suspicious
  No injuries reported at Western State Hospital fire
  Firefighters asking for gas money
  Wildfires damage more Virginia homes in 2007
  Chesapeake Fire Department could suffer losses as retirements loom
  Fire destroys Wytheville home
  City, residents speak out about Portsmouth fire response
  Two Firefighters injured in house fire
  20 displaced in Centreville Apartment fire
  Two Danville fires leave four dead
  Deadly fires decrease in Virginia 2007
  Fairfax County establishes a 'special needs registry'
  Piedmont Area Incident Management Self Assessment Worksheet
  Piedmont Area Incident Management Meeting Minutes
  Albemarle house catches fire
  School safety grant opportunity
  Central VA fires kill 20 in 2007
  Fire badly damages warehouse
  Janet Evans; Bristol VA's first female firefighter
  Military grade explosives seized in Suffolk home
  Register for programs:  EMS Workforce Retention Took Kit Training
  Suspect fires spark fear in Waynesboro
  Sprinkler system faulty; apartment management cited in Beach fire
  Red Cross feels heat this fire season
  Loudoun Firefigher killed on way to work
  Flames engulf homes
  Morning fire closes Famous Anthony's
  Prince George Fire Truck vs. Tractor Trailer
  Early morning fire in Fluvanna County
  Wise County cant do without fire tower
  Two found dead in Winchester fire
  Portsmouth family unshaken after overnight fire
  25 People homeless after VA Beach apartment fire
  Listo Virginia - Spanish Version of VA Resolve to be Ready
  Resolve to be Ready
  City approves Ambulance Service
  Fatal house fire in Fluvanna County
NTSB Abstract:  2005 Crash of LifeNet Medical Helicopter
  Local Firefighter's invention may go into mass production
  Body found in Manassas fire
  2 Children killed, adult injured in Fairfax County fire
  Two fire trucks crash responding to same call
  Blaze destroys Rockingham County home
  He gave of himself
  Area volunteer firefighters look back at year of hard work, determination & teamwork
  Rescue Squad having financial problems
  New City fire station; who pays?
  Newport News fire truck slams into corner market
  Combined Mt. Jackson Rescue & Fire ready for '08
  Fire engulfs home of 911 Dispatcher
  Fire heavilly damages home in Salem
  Students could fight fires, get place to live
  Fatal house fire in Fluvanna
  Fire destroys historic Zion Baptist Church in Portsmouth
  Two Firefighters charged with arson
  Charlottesville FD welcomes changes
  Fire destroys Newport News apartment
  Fire department strives to break cultural barriers
  History of Enders Fire Company told in pictures
  Council approves sale of old Roanoke firehouse
  Charlottesville area students experience fire training
  Fires break out in Waynesboro houses
  7 displaced by Richmond fire
  Volunteer Firefighters in Dooms have escalating gas charges
  Wind blows area barn upside down
  Panel backs new city rescue squad
  Col. Kringle lends a hand
  Paid FF-EMTs begin in Shendoah
  Frederick set to charge for ambulance service
  I-81: Dangerous place for first responders
  Richmond FFs save dog from house fire
  2nd Victim dies from explosion
  Arsonist torches business' Christmas Tree
  Firefighter injured in morning fire
  Grayson County explosion injures 7, damages buildings    
  Delayed Appomattox rescue prompts concern
  Two injured in propane explosion
  Reed named Radford 'Firefighter of the Year' for fifth time
  Six displaced after house fire in Great Falls
  Fire destroys business in Carytown
  Man charged with arson was to be evicted
  Beach Fire Captain receives 'Firefighter of the Year' honor
  Fire boat sinks for second time at Smith Mountain Lake
  Harrisonburg Ramada fire update
  Appomattox Firefighters get thermal camera
  Petersburg fatal fire to three ruled accidental
  Extreme Makeovers: Firefighters honor Designer
  Justice Dept reviewing Portsmouth police, fire hiring practices
  Firefighters fight 2-alarm fire in Dumfries
  Fire shuts down Ramada in Harrisonburg
  VDEM Pandemic Flu COOP website
  Governor Kaine announces appointment of Interoperability Coordinator
  VA Fire Chiefs urge for fire-safe cigarettes
  Investigators ask: Who set Woodbridge Business Fires?
  Chesapeake fire that destroyed home ruled accidental
  Chesterfield Firefighters respond to fatal fire
  Heater causes fire in Ringgold
  Fire burns family out of home
  Nine companies respond to grain bin fire
  Roanoke FF, cardiac arrest - revived and is OK
  Two-alarm fire at Springfield Mall
  Fairfax County to use $10M for homeland security
  Winter Preparedness
  Newport News FFs face pitbull during firefight
  Fire, Rescue options sought in Henry County
  Pickup runs into gas pumps; firefighters have foamy response
  New fire station responds to growing areas of Beach
  Norfolk Firefighter hurt at house fire near Military Circle
  Vesuvius house destroyed by fire
  35 year veteran of the VA DOF to retire
  Petersburg fire-safety efforts faulted
  Man sentenced for murder, arson
  Johnson honored for 30 years of service
  Fire damages 4 Suffolk apartments
  Albemarle fire destroys home of Dave Matthews Band Guitarist
  VA Public Safety Honor Guard seeking Operation Commanders
  Three children die in Petersburg fire
  Fire destroys 8 cars
  Charlottesville Fire Department donates equipment to MS Fire Dept
  Wrong Number in Phone Book for 911
  Eight saved from Mt. Jackson house fire
  Woman dies in Blacksburg fire
  Fire breaks out at two Prince William businesses
  Ashes from Barbecue Grill blamed for Salem brush fire
  Practice hones skills
  Norfolk, Beach crews douse fire that destroyed mobile home
  Fire continues to smolder
  Firefighters battle forest fire
  Waynesboro Police suspect arson in trailer fire
  Family dog alerts owner to fire
  Harrisonburg Lt. Bill Stickley retirement video on YouTube
  Static electricity sparks gas pump fire w/video
  Early morning fire destroys log home in Clover Hill
  James City plumber injured; family displaced by fire
  Salem marks deficient flow fire hydrants  
  Body found in trunk of burning car in Newport News  
  VA Public Safety Outreach Conference Presentations
  FCC awards 700 MHz spectrum to public safety
  New Loudoun Red Cross Head faces Dire Financial Situation
  Artifacts go up in flames
  Beach pet hospital fire
  Women to the Rescue
  Hampton ITS Meeting - December 4th
  Joint Meeting HRHIM/RTCO & HRFSOC December 12th
  Firefighters and Rescue Workers train on Smith Mountain Lake
  Fire causes $200,000 damage to Hampton home
  Man burned in Arlington apartment fire
  Large storage building burns to ground in Suffolk
  Richmond Deputy Fire Chief Don Horton appointed as fire chief in Arkansas
  Wrecker Selection Information
  Is your house wildfire safe?
  Richmond Fire Department unit may move
  Off duty Waynesboro Firefighter injured
  Governor Kaine lifts ban on open burning
  No injuries in Petersburg School fire
  Man jumps from burning Newport News apartment          
  Rocky Mount man dies of burns    
  Firefighter's untimely death deeply affected co-workers
  Women to the Rescue    
  Man, 72 dies in King George    
  VA Female Firefighters win national competition    
  Firefighting is business for 5 generations    
  Raphine Volunteer Fire Department receives FEMA grant    
  Burn victims identified after explosion in Rockingham County    
  Dog rescued from fire    
  Fire brings more woe to Spotsylvania family    
  Job Announcement - Transportation Regional Incident Manager Coordinator    
  Hampton man charged in truck fire    
  New VDEM Grants Email List   
  Virginia State Preparedness Report - Grant Coordination    
  HRHIM and HRFSOC Meeting & other traffic info    
  Fire breaks out at Mt. Vernon area house    
  Martinsville home burns    
  HazMat Training course trains local firefighters    
  New fire department facility underway in Remington    
  Garage fire destroys home in Henrico w/video    
  Fire devastates Chesterfield home    
  Family of 3 displaced by fire    
  Two die in Salem fire    
  VDFP November 2007 Logbook    
  Firefighter finds man missing in park    
  Roanoke fire injures 2 people    
  Car hits gas line, sparks fire in Norfolk    
  Firefighters battle blaze in Louisa    
  Accomack County Firefighters extinguish resolutions    
  Stephen Cover named VA Beach Permanent Fire Chief    
  Local Firefighters return from fighting fires in California    
  Berryville Graphics Fire    
  Girl gets family out during fire and receives commendation    
  Traffic Safety Self Assessment Worksheet    
  Piedmont Traffic Work Group Minutes    
  Officials: Firefighters raises unrelated to contributions    
  Henrico Fire Apparatus driver not at fault in accident    
  What is MRSA?  Get the Facts   
  Preparing for Pandemic Influenza Conference   
  Committee backs FD based ambulance service in Charlottesville   
  OEMS Online Continuing Ed Training   
  OEMS Software Programs and Microsoft Vista Alert   
  Fall 2007 Virginia EMS Fall Bulletin   
  EMS Survey for Children   
  Ready Virginia Mailout Brochure   
  Fauquier School Bus Accident   
  Virginia Prepares for upcoming forest fire season   
  Richmond Firefighters save man from apartment fire   
  Virginia Firefighters stay home due to drought   
  Fire damages Suffolk home   
  Chesterfield faces fire with downed power lines   
  Virginia Dept. of Forestry Drought Measures    
  AFG - Enhanced Grant Writing Skills   
  Fairfax County Fire Station wins EPA kudos  
  Chesapeake City Council approves largest bio-diesel plant in nation   
  VA Tech student indicted on arson charges   
  Charging for false alarms in Isle of Wight   
  Former Allegheny Fire Chief charged after funds go missing   
  Amherst Bus MVA   
  Fire at Reagan National Airport forces evacuation   
  Prevention key to avoiding heating-related fires   
  Caroline County - What's the cost to help fire and rescue?    
  Sprint to provide emergency communications tactical support to Virginia   
  Fire Departments work together to keep Exit 7 safe   
  Some Arlington FFs say they are left out in the cold following 9/11 attack   
  Rescue service loses contract   
  Norfolk candy making plant fire   
  Collision with fire truck leaves one dead   
  Explosive device found at Wythe County business   
  Trucks haul tons of munitions; What's the risk?   
  Metro Rail conducts drill   
  Driver dies in fiery I95 crash   
  Chesterfield FD opens new training center   
  Richmond FF survives fall during collapse   
  2008 Tornado Preparedness Drill   
  Preparedness website for Virginia's Spanish speaking communities   
  UVA responds to Virginia Tech Panel report   
  Drought has several impacts from VDOF   
  Charlottesville Fire Department launches Fire Corps   
  First hired; first to retire - Rockingham County FF to retire after 28 years   
  Building managers admit alarm silenced in apartment fire   
  Beach woman sues complex, insurer for '05 fire  
  Fire burns Danville family out of home   
  Report says Stafford County Fire & Rescue 'lacks culture of safety'   
  Weekend fire at Hull Street business   
  Newport News apartment fire reveals other woes   
  Fairfax FF - Capt II Tyrone Harrington named FF of Year   
  VA Beach man dies after truck overturns and catches fire   
  Contractor still in critical condition after trench collapse   
  County to hire second EMS crew to run out of Troutville   
  Cardinal Village fire displaces three more families   
  Lane in Mixing Bowl closed due to truck fire   
  Flames force mom to drop babies - w/video   
  Goochland FFs survive roof collapse   
  Firecracker-like device found on Colonial Williamsburg Walking Path   
  Securing Virginia's Schools   
  Bomb Threat forces evacuation of North Suffolk   
  Martinsville-Henry County Rescue Squad Out of Service   
  VA State Police investigate caregiver on fire where man died   
  VA Tech approves larger Public Safety Building   
  Four Richmond families homeless after fire   
  Charlottesville Firefighter tells story of being rescued   
  Fires, smoke stun Metro for second night   
  Kaine orders 5% budget cuts; state agencies will be affected   
  Newport News FFs get Carbon Monoxide alarms   
  All in a Day's Work; 24 hours with Lynchburg Fire and Rescue   
  Six Firefighters hurt; smoke inhalation   
  CERT Training offers self reliance; rescue skills   
  Outbreak of fires, shutdown Metro   
  Fire Safety for Students   
  Camp fires banned on Blue Ridge    
  Chesterfield FFs fight hazardous shed, house fire  
  Virginia Tech final report released  
  Arlington reports first human case of West Nile Virus  
  VDEM Emergency Management Update - August 29, 2007  
  Newport News FFs getting fit  
  Fires in Portsmouth ruled arson  
  Hopewell house damaged by fire  
  GMU provides evacuation training for Resident Advisors  
  Man Charged in setting fire in Fairfax Condo  
  Roanoke: Low Pressure Hydrants in Your Neighborhood  
  Severe weather blamed for several Hampton Roads fires  
  VA Beach man charged with arson, hate crimes  
  Newport News FFs get new Carbon Monoxide monitors  
  Several building fires in Suffolk/Chesapeake during storm  
  Fredericksburg Firehouses to become online training classrooms  
  Rescuers remove man from Chesapeake hole - VIDEO  
  Amherst adds career staff to meet growing need  
  Protecting Yourself from the Silent Killer CO  
  VA Firefighters respond to Peruvian Earthquake  
  Early morning fire displaces 11 in Petersburg  
  Blaze strikes Brittany Commons in Spotsylvania  
  Brush fire damages 2 apartment buildings  
  Bristol Life Saving Crew celebrates 60 years of service  
  Rescuers back in business  
  2008 Emergency Response Guidebook now available   
  Carbon Monoxide Leak affects 23  
  Storm knocks out power, causes fires  
  Edwin Smith named new Henrico Fire Chief  
  Rescuers back in business  
  County's Welcome Sign catches fire   
  Early morning fire destroys Chesapeake home  
  Fire claims mans life; 3 others escape  
  Truck fire closes Interstate  
  VDEM August 15 Emergency Management Update  
  VA Forest Fires more than doubled since last summer  
  VA Hazmat Materials Conference and Expo - sign up now  
  Man suffers from third degree burns  
  College officials gather to discuss Campus Security  
  Bedford board to vote on Fire/EMS Program  
  CARS members complete training  
  Babies relocated after flooded neo-natal unit  
  Study needed on consolidation of regional E911 System  
  Fireboat returns to Newport News after repairs  
  Firefighters rescue man after he fell 20 feet  
  Lightning setting many blazes  
  Dogs to the Rescue  
  Forester has hot time on vacation  
  Accomack to probe for incentives for volunteer firefighters, EMTs  
  New Fairfax Fire Chief gets settled in  
  Firefighting more dangerous during extreme heat  
  Scott County family homeless after fire  
  Sailors quick action gets residents from burning apartment   
  Man injured when boat explodes in Oceana  
  Fire damages Manassas shopping center  
  Fire engulfs Fieldale building  
  Body found after Richmond fire  
  University of VA hires Emergency Preparedness Director  
  Catlett, Cedar Run companies merge  
  Fire destroys Dinwiddie home  
  Chesterfield County to open AM radio portal  
  Lightning causes fire in Goochland home  
  Maury High School gymnasium fire caused by oily rags  
  Fire Training Center set to open in Fall  
  Radford puts first responders to test  
  Report finds mistakes in response to fatal fire  
  VA Fire Departments receive grant from FEMA  
  First Responders cope with tragedy 
  VDOT Highway Safety/Incident Management Digest 1 
  VDEM Emergency Management Update 8/2/2007 
  Its a training session; but the heat is real 
  Three injured in Chesterfield fire 
  Governor Kaine announces grants for strategic first responder radio caches 
  Barbara L. Hamm appointed to Fire Services Board 
  The Battle of Harrisonburg High School - Drill tests responders 
  Isle of Wight brush fire 
  Day Care fire in Abingdon 
  Kitchen fire displaces 4 
  Suffolk house fire sends one to hospital 
  Hampton house struck by lightning 
  Volunteers recently recognized 
  Multi-Alarm fire destroys historic Scottsville home 
  Elderly woman rescued from overnight Beach house fire 
  House fire south of Charlottesville Downtown Mall 
  Fires set in vacant houses to hone firefighters skills 
  Firefighters fight blaze in northwest Roanoke 
  82nd Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company Pony Swim 
  Bristol's Training Center getting final touches and will be blazing soon 
  Monday receives support for top position 
  Safety Train provides engineer's view  
  Blaze ravages Bristol house 
  Bottle Bomb Bandits strike throughout VA Beach 
  Portsmouth FD rated high by citizen surveys 
  STARS Communications Center in Salem 
  VDFP recruiting for ICS300-400 Train the Trainer 
  VA Hurricane gates tested  
  Manassas Park city council approves ambulance billing 
  Fairfax County horse barn burns 
  VA Weekend at the National Fire Academy 
  Upcoming Training Events from VDFP 
  Fiery crash kills five in Virginia
  Residents pick up pieces after fire
  Two Alarm VA Beach fire caught on tape - Video
  Firefighters set leg of injured deer
  Register for the 2007 EMS Symposium
  OEMS Notice - Change in CTS testing procedure
  2007 Summer EMS Bulletin
  Fire engulfs homes in Charlottesville - Video
  Prince William Fire and Rescue turns green
  Council to mull fire marshal's powers
  Cloud of Hydrochloric Acid forces evac of Harrisonburg Walmart
  Fire pole remains a tool in Richmond Fire Station
  11 Businesses remain closed after Beach fire
  Barn fire hampers therapeutic riding program
  Forestry plans to tear down famous forestry tower
  Firefighter performs daring rescue; not his first
  Couples loses everything in Beach trailer fire
  Portsmouth FD gets high marks from citizen surveys
  VA, MD fires lead to Firefighter Injuries
  Child found responsible for fire that displaced four families at VA Beach
  VDEM VA Emergency Management Update - July 19, 2007
  VA to receive $60M in Homeland Security Funds
  Acid causes slow burn on I-95
  Cleaning Supplies to blame for HazMat Scare
  VA unions would get more clout under bill
  Flue fire sparks new department
  Taking the Heat
  Firefighters use rare strategy to fight Rockbridge Wildfire
  Chemicals spill into Nottoway River
  2007 Summer EMS Bulletin
  Bristol FD fights hotel fire
  Fairfax County fire caused by grinding metal
  Afternoon fire displaces Accomack family
  Do your part - Prevent Mulch Fires
  VDF sends personnel to help with wildland fires in the west
  Fairfax County fire and explosion
  Sailboat catches fire, sinks after hitting power line
  Hillsville VFD Firefighters battle fully involved Ryder Truck
  Harrisonburg Fire Department Delivers!
  Unsafe Homes demolished by City
  Insurance Company grants help fund fire department vehicles
  Fill the Boot campaign; off the City streets
  4 rescued in Spotsylvania blaze; official calls fire suspicious
  Firefighters save one of their own
  Bailey to become new VA Fire Marshal's Academy Chief
  2007 VDFP July Logbook
  Bottle bombs destroy property in Waynesboro
  Floyd County has first CERT Team
  Liberty University to install emergency alert system
  Firefighters quickly douse 2 alarm fire at Norfolk business
  Virginia GIS/Mapping Websites
  Newport News gets new Thermal Image Cameras
  2007 Virginia Communications Interoperability Conference
  Buchanan Mine closed after roof falls
  Firefighters put out boat fire on Occoquan River
  Elliston fire chief injured during rescue
  Thousands sign up for VA Tech alerts
  James River Seaplane Accident
  2 Fires burn near Dulles
  Shenandoah County Turkeys test positive
  Police, family hope for lead in 1990 Norge arson case
  Firefighters fight fireworks fire after the 4th
  Newport News Police Officer, Firefighter pull men from burning bldg - 13 saved
  Madison man charged in string of arson fires
  Two Beach Firefighters injured at separate fires
  Fire destroys Christiansburg building
  Norton LODD
  Fireworks mortar explodes in Vienna crowd
  Resident suffers burns from fireworks
  New VDFP Report - Fighting Fire with Facts
  Fireworks set blazes in VA and NC
  Two Firefighters injured at separate fires
  14 hurt in VA and DC fireworks accidents
  Developing a Regional Concept for Transportation Operations
  Madison County officials say serial arsonist is behind bars
  Child playing with lighter started townhouse fire; VA Beach fire officials report
  Hugh fire started by fireworks in King George County
  Fireworks confiscated at Virginia-North Carolina border
  Charlottesville 4th of July House Fire
  EMS Retention Training Opportunities
  Farm tragedy claims five lives
  Two Virginia fires illustrate modern housing dilemma
  Albemarle County Fire Dept. gets boost from grant
  Suspicious White Powder - false alarm at Charlottesville Post Office
  Owners rebuild after kennel fire
  Stafford upholds volunteer removals

  Charlottesville internships show teens the ropes

  Fredericksburg apartment dweller leaps to escape fire

  Colonial Heights man dies in fire

  Hampton Firefighter to receive the Carnegie Medal
  Top military fire officials retire after 30 years of service
  New Fairfax County Fire Chief, Deputy Chief
  Governor Kaine announces Public Safety Medal of Honor recipients

  Apartment fire at Roanoke complex
  Fire strikes VA Newspaper Plant
  911 calls released from VA fire
  Richmond FFs fight 2 alarm house fire
  Two Alarm fire destroys Haymarket Townhouses

  Henry County 911 Upgrade
  Firefighters learn from fatal SC fire
  A higher call to a fire calling Flournoy
  Local Firefighters reflect on SC Firefighter LODDS
  Business Building collapse in Charlottesville
  Governor Kaine establishes Public Safety Memorial Commission
  NFPA launches new residential sprinkler initiative
  Everyone Goes Home Update
  FEMA Learning Resource Center Update
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Prohibited Storage Districts
  USFA Health & Wellness Guide for Volunteer Fire and Emergency Services
  USFA Focus on Fire Safety - Alcohol and Fire
  Recall:  Jakks recalls Spa Factory Aromatherapy kits - explosion hazard
  DHS Secretary Napalitano issues directives on state and local integration
  Saving America's 911 System
  USFA announces two new members to BOV
  Recall:  Rheem recall to repair oil fired furnaces - fire hazard
  Ready initiates social networking tools to aid with preparedness
  Protected Critical Infrastructure Information Program
  NIOSH study examines safety/health implications of firefighters boots
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Bulk Petroleum & Liquified Petroleum Gases
  FEMA Daily National Situation Reports
  Senate Inaugural Ceremonies Information
  Washington DC Inaugural Events Information
  Weapons of Mass Destruction Info/Report
  2009 Everyone Goes Home Safety Summit Registration
  Everyone Goes Home January 2009 Newsletter
  Recall:  Bosch & Siemens Dishwasher - fire hazard
  CFSI now seeking nominations for Paul Sarbanes Award
  NFA recruiting students for new Fire Prevention Program
  Study:  Firefighters know, want to lessen risks from heart attack
  NIMS Update
  NIMS Voluntary Credentialing Guidelines
  Fire Groups urge Obama to keep FEMA within DHS
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Google Search Basics
  USFA Retrospective Firefighter Fatality Report
  USFA 2008 Provisional Firefighter Fatality Report
  USFA-NFA FESCHE Conference Updates - Prepare, Plan and Stay Informed
  The Value of Mentoring Programs
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Fire Apparatus Road Width Access
  Community Risk Reduction Pathfinder - A guide to literature  
  Arson Pathfinder - A Guide to Literature on Arson
  NETC - Online Fire Research Guide for Research Papers
  Online Video Tutorial - How to find EFO Papers Online
  NETC - LRC Information Brochure - NEW
  EMI offers new IS courses
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Standpipe Express Drains
  National Infrastructure Protection Plan Update
  Charleston Firefighters still seeing Counselors
  Workzone Safety improvements through Enhanced Warning Signal Devices
  News video on dangers of laminated wood joists in fire
  Recall - Hallmark Jumbo Snow Globes - fire hazard
  Recall - Candle powered carousels - fire hazard
  FDNY announces cutbacks, closures website - The Lost Art of the Fire Service
  DHS End of Year Accomplishments
  FEMA moving to digital flood hazard information maps
  Everyone Goes Home December 2008 Newsletter
  Holiday decoration safety tips
  DHS announces $34M in EOC grants
  Everyone Goes Home Photo Vault
  Anne Arundel fire audio tapes released
  UL Regulatory Services Newsletters
  Support the NFFF by visiting the webstore
  USFA Coffee Break Trng: Avoiding Unwanted Accidents
  IAFC advances Mutual Aid
  National Report on state of Emergency Medicine
  Hardware Heroes: Search and Rescue Robots
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Sprinkler Valve Location Identification
  OH&S Digital Newsletter
  Homeland Chief advises successor not to reorganize
  Worcester unveils new Memorial
  DC: Fighting Firefighters brings Police
  USFA Focus on Winter Safety
  NIOSH seeks input on revision of low air alarm for SCBA
  New Safe Top Cooking System stops stove top fires
  IAFC Leadership Message - Challenging Times
  Emergency Managers want FEMA out of DHS
  NIST and the World Trade Center
  A Great Tribute - New Firehouse where tragedy struck Worcester 6
  Recall - GE recalls wall ovens for inspection and repair - burn hazard
  International Seat Belt Pledge
  FCC to hold summit on lessons learned from Hurricane Season 2008
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Flame Descriptions
  New Disaster Management Website Available
  Oklahoma to debut Ambulance siren you can feel
  DC Mayor and Fire Chief respond to Talk of Botched Investigations
  Video:  Dangers may be underneath Firefighters feet
  USFA Coffee Break Trng - Inspections - Saying it Correctly
  National Assoc of Homebuilders appeals sprinkler vote
  New Charleston fire chief has rebuilding process underway
  IAFF and IAFC clash over "Two Hatter Issue"
  Emergency Preparedness Packet for Home Health Care Providers
  DHS - 2009 Preparedness Grant Fact Sheet 
  USFA Campaign - Smoking and Home Fire Prevention
  NFPA: Take Care this Heating Season
  Study:  Emergency Managers not using the Internet enough for outreach
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Sprinkler Separation
  USFA:  Focus on Holiday Fire Safety
  IAFC Releases Statement on Individuals' Rights to Serve Communities
  Recall:  DYMO power adapters for printers - burn hazard
  Recall:  Homelite chain saws due to chain saw brake failure
  IAFC SHS Firefighter Injury Survey - Participation requested
  Firefighter Cancer Support Website
  Recall:  Ghost Tea Light Holders - fire and burn hazard
  New communications tools help emergency responders
  Recall - Serta mattresses due to violation of flammability stds
  USFA Coffee Break Trng - Inspecting Modular Construction
  IAFC launches IAFC-TV
  Recall:  YMCA Trading recalls lighters - burn hazard to children
  Recall:  Leapfrog gaming batteries and recharging station - burn hazard
  Highlights of the new NFPA 1901
  Recall:  Fiesta recalls gas grills for inspection and repair
  USFA Publications Art Work for Your Use
  USFA Coffee Break Trng - Factory Built Construction Codes
  FEMA Self Study Program - Modular Emergency Radiological Response Training  
  Everyone Goes Home Newsletter
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Fire Response to Modular Construction
  USFA/NIST Report - Performance Metrix for Firefighting TICs
  USFA Report - Highway Vehicle Fires
  HHS announces new measures for Anthrax Preparedness
  Recall - Rechargeable batteries - Fire & Burn Hazard
  USFA launches BLOG
  Recall - GE Electric Toaster - Fire & Shock Hazard
  USFA Coffee Break Trng - Recognizing Modular Construction
  USFA Report:  Chemical Fire Apex NC
  NETC Learning Resource Center Fall Newsletter
  USFA Coffee Break Trng - Modular Construction
  Maryland Fire Stations may go unstaffed
  Firefighter's beard a safety hazard; state court rules
  Left for Dead; Paramedics get 6 month suspension
  USFA Coffee Break Trng - Factory Built Structures
  Connect with Fire Corps nationwide with Facebook
  Everyone Goes Home - Firefighter Resource Kit Volume 3
  3rd Edition of IAFC/IAFF Wellness-Fitness Initiative now available
  Study measures Firefighters racing heartbeats
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Sprinkler Escutcheons
  Everyone Goes Home - Avoiding the Disorientation Hazard
  Recall - Coffee Maker - Fire & Burn Hazard
  New TSA Grant website
  Recall - Voluntary Recall Line Gun
  Recall - Voluntary Recall Line Gun
  National Ctr for Biomedical Research & Training
  New EMI training opportunities
  Atlanta assistant chief paves the way for others to follow
  Traffic Vests and High Visibility Issues
  Critical Infrastructure Protection Accomplishments
  NIST willing to get word out to Fire Service
  DHS adopts NFPA standards for responders to HM/WMD  
  Startup wants to provide free broadband
  Hospital Preparedness Program
  USFA Report:  Fire Dept. Preparedness for Extreme Weather & Natural Disasters
  CDC launches Online Video TV
  HHS Pandemic Flu Vaccine Guidance
  Labor Management Initiative Guidelines
  New NIMS Alerts/Updates
  New Wildland Fire and Urban-Interface Content
  Recall - Car chargers w/Halogen Spotlights - fire hazard

  Recall - Physio Control LifePak CR AEDs - shock button is not visible
  Recall - Gas Boilers - Carbon Monoxide hazard
  Recall - Remote Control Helicopter toys  - fire hazard
  U.S. Fire Administrator message on Smoke Alarms
  Recall - Digital Controls smoke detectors - may fail to warn during fire
  Recall - CO & CO combo smoke detectors - alarm malfunction
  Recall - Countertop Water Dispensers - fire and shock hazard
  Recall - Gas Ranges - burn hazard
  Recall - Cordless Screwdrivers - fire and burn hazard

  Recall:  Sony Notebook Computers - burn hazard
  NFA starts new College Internship Program
  USFA Coffee Brk Trng - Electrical Room Sprinklers
  Recall - Voluntary Recall Line Gun
  27th National Fallen Firefighter Memorial - Oct 4 & 5
  FEMA's head working to restore agency's image
  USFA Coffee Brk Trng:  Sprinkler Omissions for Exterior Roofs...
  FCC announces date change for Pandemic Flu Summit to Sept 18
  National Response Framework Update
  Everyone Goes Home to have leadership change in Year Four
  Everyone Goes Home - 2008 Awareness & Perceptions Survey Released
  Report focuses on Fire Service EMS
  September is Campus Fire Safety Month
  Fire Corps Award of Excellence
  USFA Coffee Brk Trng - Safeguard Roofing Operations
  NFA Online - See the latest courses available
  Broadband for EMS
  NIMS Implementation Activities for Schools & Higher Education
  Emergency Preparedness 101- All Hazards Preparedness Guide
  Recall - Power Light Modules - fire and burn hazard

  Recall - Batteries for remote controlled helicopters - fire hazard
  Recall - Heat Recovery Ventilators - fire hazard
  Electrical Wire Splices recalled due to shock & fire hazards
  Urgent ambulance stretcher notice
  USFA Report: Fire Department preparedness for Extreme Weather Emergencies & Natural Disasters
  USFA releases Twelve Fatality Hotel Arson Fire Technical Report
  USFA: New Online ICS Simulation Courses available
  USFA Report highlights lack of seatbelt use in 2007
  USFA Coffee Brk Trng - Fire Hydrant Marking Schemes
  USFA Report Firefighter Fatalities in 2007
  NBC Video:  Firefighting Dangerous Duty
  National Response Framework Update
  Congress passes fire safety act
  Survivor tells of last moments before helicopter crash
  Firewise Campus offers new program for 2008/2009
  Keeping First Responders in touch
  City of San Antonio settles lawsuit with SCBA manufacturer
  First Responders Cup Tournament
  IAFF/USFA Firefighter Injury Study
  PSOB Rules under review again
  Bodybuilder is no longer Boston Firefighter
  Indianapolis Fire Dept. captain killed by roadside bomb in Iraq
  Arson surges in homes lost to foreclosure
  USFA Coffee Brk Trng - Fire Hydrant Testing and Frequency
  U.S. Coast Guard celebrates 218th Anniversary
  DC moves to fire 4 Firefighters who avoided calls
  ISO issues draft changes for 2009 and seeks input
  NFFF and Dover Intl Speedway team up for great cause
  Fire Dynamics for the Fire Service Workshop
  Focus on Campus Fire Safety
  Fire FYI - Smoke Detector Information
  Recall:  Gas Grills sold at Lowes - fire and burn hazard
  Recall:  Halogen Work Lights - fire and shock hazard
  Bill would ban novelty lighters
  DHS Releases National Emergency Communications Plan
  USFA Releases 'After Action Critiques Technical Report'
  USFA Report: Comparison of Christmas Tree Fire with and without sprinklers
  4 DC Firefighters investigated for avoiding EMS calls
  AHIMT Training and Education Conference 2008
  USFA Coffee Brk Trng:  Clearances from Heat Producing Appliances
  National Workshop on Transportation Management and Ops
  New 911 Law in right direction
  Overaggressive attacks on Vehicle Fires
  DHS awards $1.8B in Preparedness Grants
  Attorney General's Guide to Hometown Heroes Survivors' Benefit Act
  Honor Guard Training Camp
  NFFF teams up with Dover International Speedway for Great Cause
  Navy trains for shipboard fires
  Charleston Asst Fire Chief asked to resign
  HHS & DHS release guidance for Pandemic Vaccination Allocation
  Recall:  Lighting Fixtures - fire hazard
  Brass thieves hit hydrants
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Kitchen Exhaust Duct Wrap
  FCC releases Best Practices Clearinghouse Website
  Recall:  Log splitter engine - fire hazard
  New hydration sensor simplifies firefighter testing
  Federal fire department vacancies jeopardize security of federal military facilities
USFA Chief's Corner - Enough is Enough, BUCKLE UP!
  IAFC receives DHS grant to fund Near Miss Reporting System
  Recall:  Bench scale adapters - fire hazard
  Preliminary Report on Ohio FF LODDs
  Maryland Chief suspended over old videos
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Plastics Part IV
  Leadership for Tough Times - Chief Westermann
  Court paves way for firefighter cuts in PA
  National Fallen Firefighter Foundation receives grant for life safety programs
  IAFC releases Interim Report on Digital Radios
  JEMS Article:  Protect Your Back
  Updates to the National Response Framework (NRF)
  GSA authorized to help state and local government purchase eqpt
  Fireworks accident kills Missouri Firefighter
  Coalition for Fire Safe Cigarettes
  Ethanol Training Information and Safety Video
  IAFC delivers recommendations on Nuclear Terrorist Attack
  Recall:  Radio Shack DC Power Supplies - fire hazard and electrocution
  USFA Coffee Break Trng - Plastics Part III
  Article on Radios:  Are You Ready for 2013?
  Senate confirms Vice Admiral Harvey E. Johnson, Jr. as Deputy Administrator of FEMA
  Recall:  Hewlett Packard Fax Machines - fire hazard
  Fire Service Leaders recognized at SEAFC Conference
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Plastics Part II (Plastic Groups)
  Bankrupt Vallejo CA wants to void 4 labor pacts
  Recall:  Remote Controlled Helicopter toy - risk of ifre
  AFG releases 5 year Summary of Eqpt and Vehicle Grants
  Recall:  Glue guns - fire hazard
  Recall: Water Pump - fire hazard
  Ford trucks burn in Virginia, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina
  U.S. DOT NextGen 9-1-1 Proof of Concept to begin
  N.Y. Emergency Wireless System fails to connect
  Fuel costs spur Firehouse frugality
  Candidates sought for USFA Deputy Fire Administrator
  Simulator helps rescue teams in Lynchburg
  USFA Coffee Break Trng - Intro to Plastics
  NIMS Alert 07/08
  New Bird Flu shows promise
  Center for Public Safety Excellence seeks Executive Director
  Everyone Goes Home - June Newsletter
  Air Ambulance crashes prompt FAA Review
  Medical helicopter crashes on the rise
  UNC Charlotte - Fire Rescue Management Institute
  Ready Campaign Fact Sheets Available
  Recall:  Shag Rugs - fire hazard
  USFA Coffee Break Trng: Through-Penetration Firestop Systems
  DHS to upgrade the Homeland Security Information Network
  IAFC releases Portable Radio Best Practices
  Recall: Wireless Conference Call phone batteries - fire hazard
  National Fire Incident Reporting System Self Study Now Available
  NOAA's Climate Prediction Center
  For the latest grants, visit
  USFA Form for Initial reporting of LODD
  Charleston Councilman abruptly resigns from Safety Panel
  USFA Coffee Break Training:  Fire Door Releasing Mechanisms
  Hybrid Cars popularity prompts training for rescuers
  USFA & DOT complete study of Traffic Incident Management Systems
  Free Publications from Occupational Health & Safety
  Attorney General's Guide to Hometown Hero Survivor's Benefit Act
  EMS:  Diabetes Update
  Recall:  Electric candle warmers - Fire Hazard
  Recall:  Remote Control Helicopter Toys - Fire and Burn Hazard
  NFA registration ends June 30th
  Charleston pays over $7M in aftermath of tragic sofa store fire
  Recall:  Counterfeit Circuit Breakers - Fire Hazard
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Stock of Spare Sprinklers
  What's it like to be a Fire Fighter when there isn't a fire?
  Recall:  Gel Candles - Fire Hazard
  2008 CEDAP Grant Program accepting applications
  Fireman's Fund Heritage Newsletter
  NIMS Compliance Update
  Recall:  Baby Bottle and Food Warmers - Fire Hazard
  Recall:  American fireplaces to replace gas valves - fire hazard
  IAFC Fire/EMS Safety Week: Focusing on long term results
  2008 Emergency Response Guidebook
  Recall:  Home Depot recalls candle holders - fire hazard
  Nominate a deserving firefighter for a new home
  New Fire Safety Book released:  Sparkles the Fire Dog
  Fire at Corned Beef & Company ruled accidental
  Homeland Security urges Small Businesses to 'Define their Day After'
  Charleston Report:  Culture and store's code violations created a time bomb
  Everyone Goes Home May 2008 Newsletter
  Recall:  Fuel Cells for Framing Nailers - Fire Hazard
  Recall:  CO and CO/Smoke Detector Combination
  Emergency Network Plan Revived
  Baltimore-Washington Annual Ammonia Safety Day
  Charleston fire chief to step down
  Less than 4% of Firefighters are Women
  SAFER Grants Open
  This Week is National Arson Awareness Week
  Campus Firewatch Media Project launched
  Fire destroys Danville home
  Focus on Safety: Novelty and Toylike Lighters
  2008 April Interoperability Bulletin
  New NIMS Online Courses for ICS-300 and 400
  USFA Coffee Brk Trng: Flame Treatments for Tents, Canopies & Membrane Structures
  NFFF partners with IAFC, IAFF for Fire/EMS Safety, Health & Survival Week
  Recall:  Medtronic Heart Lead
  Recall:  Electric Simmer Pots - fire hazard
  Fire Officials selected Harvard Program
  Everyone has a role to play in Firefighter Safety
  2008 Atlantic Seasonal Hurricane Forecast
  Public Assistance Recovery Website
  USFA Coffee Break Trng: Inspecting Sprinkler Alarm Valves
  USFA Report: Minneapolis I35W Bridge Collapse and Response
  Firefighter Fatality Reduction Act
  Blueprints for new WTC tower found in trash
  FEMA Training Specialist Career Opportunity
  Firefighters get more soothing alarms - NPR Audio Story
  Fire Rehab - Who's Taking Your Pulse?
  Arson Awareness Week & USFA Resources
  New killer virus found in Bolivia
  USFA Report: Emerging Health & Safety Issues for the Volunteer Fire Service
  IAFC's Human Relations Website
  Arson Awareness Week - May 4 - 10
  Common Voices determined to create a Fire Safe America
  Don't Be Me: Inspirational Words from a Fallen Brother
  I-PASS Summit
  FEMA Training Specialist Career Opportunity
  READY fact sheets now available
  Some smoke detectors better than others
  NVFC offers Junior Firefighter Scholarship Program

  New Certifications for Fire Equipment Technicians
  IAFF releases guide to Surviving Economic Crisis
  House introduces Firefighter Safety Bill
  New chemical and biological quick reference guides
  Coast Guard's new rescue boat at Little Creek
  Code Fearless benefit concert 5/22/08
  Chilling details emerge from Trans Atlantic terror plot hearing
  New NSEFO Career Center website
  Maine first to ban novelty lighters
  NIST new website outlines Fire Service Initiatives
  New FESCHE Website
  Salaries, strong recruitment ease paramedic shortage
  NREMT policy change is good for EMS
  Hands Only CPR OK'd by American Heart Association
  IAFC: Digital Problem Working Group continues efforts to mitigate digital radio issues
  IAFC:  House Passes U.S. Fire Administration Reauthorization
  IAFC:  Deadly Fires prompt National Warning
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Construction Site Flammable and Combustible liquids
  FEMA Head denies resignation
  Audit:  Police & Firefighters improperly denied LODD benefits
  USFA:  Residential Fire Sprinklers save lives
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Intermediate Composite Bulk Containers
  Charleston Fire Dept. suspends captain for safety violation
  Maine first state to ban novelty lighters
  FEMA to reimburse Fire Departments
  USFA Coffee Break Trng: Electrical bonding for flammable vessels
  American LaFrance names new CEO begins restructuring
  IAFC issues position on Sprinklers, Seat Belts and New Construction
  NFFF - 5th Annual Memorial Golf Tournament - June 13, 2008
  USFA releases New Firefighter Autopsy Protocol  
  How the taser affects the human body
  Atlanta Fire Chief describes response to downtown tornado
  Recall:  Gas hot water heaters - fire & CO hazards
  Recall:  Wal-Mart recalls candle holders - fire/laceration hazard
  USFA Position on Residential Sprinklers
  Recall: Deck Cleaner - fire hazard
  Recall:  Serenity Spas - fire hazard
  USFA releases Residential Building Electric Fires Report
  Recall:  Salton Electric Toasters - fire hazard
  Coffee Break Training - Classifying flammable and combustible liquids
  April 30th: 31 cents a scoop for the NFFF
  Congress recognizes April as 9-1-1 Awareness Month
  DC five alarm fire; Mayday called
  USFA releases Emergency Incident Rehabilitation Guide
  Everyone Goes Home - Video Report
  Order your 'Watch Out Behind You' video from Responder Safety
  DHS Advances HSPD-12 initiatives/credentialing
  NIMS-IRIS Update
  IS-800.b - National Response Framework Online Course - Test
  NIMS 5 Year Training Plan
  NIMS 2008 Compliance and Metric
  NIMS 2008 Compliance LOCAL Metric
  February 2008 Interoperability Bulletin
  USFA Focus of March Training - Disasters & Fire Safety
  Virtual Access to EFO Applied Research Papers
  Recall:  Candle holders - fire hazard
  Recall:  Portable air compressors - fire hazard
  Recall:  Hamilton Beach toasters - fire hazard
  Female EMS Leaders share their experiences
  Hal Bruno wins CFSI Award
  USFA Coffee Break Trng - Explosive Storage in Magazines
  Congress endorses National 9-1-1 Education Month
  Swift Water Awareness from Responder Safety
  Recall:  JC Penney Cooks Deep Fat Fryers - fire hazard
  Executive Fire Officer Graduate Symposium Webcast
  September is National Preparedness Month
  Recall:  Gas connectors - fire and explosion hazard
  Los Angeles fire captains awarded $1.6M in hazing case
  USFA Coffee Break Trng - Learning Explosive Divisions
  New Report calls for better communication between Responders & Health Facilities 
  Dispatching with CAD
  USFA releases fire-related Firefighter Injuries
  Fire Service pushes for residential sprinklers; NAHB says they aren't necessary
  Modern construction methods are concern for firefighters
  Ethanol fuels fire concerns
  Minneapolis fire chief headed for Baltimore City
  Recall:  Wall Furnaces - carbon monoxide hazard
  NIMS Alert Page
  Request for Invitation: Advocates Safety Summit
  Recall:  Electric portable heaters - fire hazard
  National Traffic Incident Management Coalition website
  Public Safety Vests OK by Federal Highway Administration
  Recall:  Cinderella battery powered toy cars - fire hazard
  Everyone Goes Home - February Newsletter
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Non metallic waste containers
  CBRNIAC Survey - Please take the survey
  USFA Coffee Break Trng:  Pressure Maintenance (Jockey) Pumps
  Driving Apparatus:  Thoughts, Views & Concerns
  Consumer Alert:  Remote Controlled Helicopter Toy
  Recall:  Remote Control Helicopter Toy - fire & burn hazard
  Recall:  Tea Candles - fire hazard
  New Paramedic TV
  National Response Framework Website & Latest Updates
  SEAFC 2008 Leadership Conference - Registration Open
  CPSC takes Major Step to reduce upholstered furniture fires
  CPSE: January 2008 Newsletter
  CPSE:  New designation for EMS Chief Officers
  Recall:  Campbell Hausfeld Air Compressors following fires
  Recall:  Glue Guns from Dollar Store - fire, burn hazards
  Baskin-Robbins 'Be a Hero' 31cent scoop - April 30, 2008
  The National Response Framework Support Website
  Recall:  Nordstrom Taper & Votive Candles - fire hazard
  "Eccentric Reducers": Common mistakes in pump installations
  Fireman's Fund Heritage Jan 2008 Newsletter
  International Assoc. of Women in the Fire and Emergency Services
  800 MHz FCC Rebanding Waiver
  Federal grant to pay for crisis radio system
  Applications accepted for Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Safety Leadership Award
  Recall:  Pottery Barn Decorative Candles - fire hazard
  Federal rule - High Visibility Garments required 11/24/2008
  Recall:  Wick and Petal Co., Candle - fire hazard
  What's New - NFA Online
  Everyone Goes Home January 2008 Newsletter
  USFA/NFPA Report: Mitigation of the Rural Fire Problem
  NFA releases new program: Awareness of Command & Control Decision-making at Multiple Alarm Incidents
  New Wildland Fire Training Tool for Rural Fire Fighters
  Join the CFSI Associates Club
  CFSI 2008 Annual Dinner and Seminars
  Bush Administration releases '09 budget; significant cuts to first responders
  AFG Workshops Announced
  Brian Williams Fire Corps PSA available on-line
  'Serving Heroes' website - honor those that serve our communities
  Fire Corps and Firewise release Firewise Tool Kit
  Batteries for Diesel-Engine Driven Fire Pumps
  Recall:  Torchiere Lamps - fire hazard
  'Miscommunication' before death of PA Firefighter
  NFA Course - Challenges for the local training officer
  Ambulance company temporarily cuts off service
  NFA New Online Course - Command & Control Decision Making
  911 Tapes of Las Vegas Monte Carlo Hotel fire released
  American LaFrance files for bankruptcy protection
  IAFC:  Enhancing Safety Can't Wait
  IAFC's Spring Award Nominations Open
  FDNY introduces new high rise fire simulator at Academy
  FEMA urges caution when using portable generators
  USFA offers EMS Management pilot program
  USFA initiates smoking, house fires program
  Honoring Heroes website
  Proposed National Radiological Response Standard seeks comment
  National Animal Health Emergency Response Corps
  2008 Hurricane Forecast
  CBRNIAC Newsletter
  Featured articles: Same Mistakes, Same Results/Driving Emergency Vehicles
  NPSTC releases 'In-Building Communications' White Paper
  Boise Fire says No to 700 MHz Digital Radios
  USFA releases provisional report on FF Fatalities for 2007
  Company Officers: 8 things to do for your crew in 2008
  New article on Charleston Tragedy
  Interoperable Communications Guide for Planned Events
Powerpoint: The importance of wearing PPE
Diesel exhaust linked with heart attacks, strokes

  Recall:  Counterfeit Circuit Breakers - fire hazard
  Recall:  Pressure cookers - burn hazard
  Recall:  Lenox dish warmers - fire and burn hazard
  Recall:  Christmas candle set - fire hazard
  Recall:  DeWALT cordless drills - fire hazard
  FEMA urges caution when using portable heaters
  Fire breaks out on White House Campus  
  Legislative Victory - Congress passes Volunteer Responder Incentive Protection Program
  IAFC urges Winter Fire Safety
  Recall:  Heat Recovery Ventilators - fire hazard
  Recall:  Outdoor vacuums - fire hazard
  Recall:  Hairstyling Irons - burn hazard
  CIP Infogram - 12/06/2007
  Recall:  Starbucks Fusion Coffee Mugs - Burn Hazard
  Recall:  GE recalls Microwave combo wall ovens
  USFA releases report on Fire Department runs
  Reynolds American Inc announces product-wide switch to 'fire safe' cigarettes
  Nations First Responders unite for safer, quicker clearance of traffic incidents
  Apply now for 'Operation Ranger' program
  NVFC receives grant from Dunkin Donuts
  School Fires - Topical Research Report
  Update: Digital distortion brought on by background noise
  SEAFC/ICC Course Information Updated
  Fire Corps National Advisory Committee to meet on Dec 7
  IAFC:  Safety, Health and Survival
  Firefighters and DoD use technology to fight forest fires
  Firefighters help with war on terror
  Emergency Response Website launched
  FCC Award leads to national public safety network
  Firefighter Cancer Support Website
  Homeland Security officials report government not ready for dirty bomb
  Emergency escape masks evaluated for personal protection
  Preparing for Pandemic Influenza: Recommendations for 9-1-1 Personnel and PSAPs
  EMS Pandemic Influenza Guidelines for statewide adoption
  MRSA infection takes life of Texas Rescuer
  An Interview with Baltimore Fire Chief Goodwin
  2007 November Everyone Goes Home Newsletter
  2006 NFPA FD Profile
  Interoperability Technology Today November 2007 
  Fire damages home; special mask saves man's best friend
  Charleston Fire Panel documents withheld
  Fire Prevention & Safety Grant period still open until Nov 30th
  Public Safety Spectrum Trust (PSST) launches website
  Recall:  Birch bark wrapped candles - fire hazard
  Baltimore fire chief resigns    
  National Seat Belt Pledge    
  Worcester, Mass. - City's Sacred Ground    
  House Judiciary Committee to consider bill for National Arsonist database    
  Homeland Security planning for Campus Executives    
  Public Transportation Preparedness Workshop
  WMD Training Courses    
  School Emergency Preparedness Resources    
  HSPD 21 - Public Health and Medical Preparedness    
  Recall:  Honda Lawn Mowers - fire hazard    
  Recall:  DVD/CD/MP3 Player - fire hazard    
  Recall:  Terminal air conditioner and heat pump - fire hazard    
  Behavioral Mitigation of Cooking Fires Report    
  NFPA 2006 Fire Department Fact Sheet    
  Humidifiers recalled due to fire hazard    
  NFA Second Semester Residential Program    
  'To Lift a Nation' dedicated in Emmitsburg, Maryland    
  FEMA appoints emergency managers to Regional Advisory Council    
  E-One's future debated    
  Fires burn up wireless lines    
  ISSI: Opening the door to interoperability free webinar    
  October 2007 Interoperability Bulletin    
  SEAFC/ICC Seminar Information    
  Leadership for Combined Fire Departments now available    
  IAFC:  Stand Down Safety Week Renamed    
  "Slow Down, Move Over" program for Safer Response    
  IAFC explains importance of Mutual Aid to Congress    
  House passes Volunteer Incentive language    
  IAFC and DOT partner to develop Haz Mat Fusion Center    
  IAFC reissues smoke alarm recommendations    
  The Latest California Fire Situation   
  NVFC Heart-Healthy Website Resource   
  Heart Attack Risk Assessment Tool   
  American Cancer Society - Great American Smokeout   
  Wildland Fires - What you can do now   
  Recall:  Treadmills previously repaired - fire hazard   
  Take a Quick Fire Safety Survey and a chance to win CO & smoke alarms   
  NFFF dedicates new bronze FF Memorial   
  Readiness in Education - Grants Available for Schools   
  The President's New Strategy for Homeland Security   
  Creating Vigilant, Prepared and Resiliant Communities for Homeland Security   
  NFA Online Courses     
  FDA Recall on AEDs   
  America's Fire Heroes Whistle Stop Tour Bus wins International Awards   
  Be Fire Smart Interactive Website  
  Pierce Recalls Pitman Arms  
  Firefighter Safety Learning Media Center   
  All Hazard Incident Management Team Technical Assistance Program   
  HSPD-21 Public Health & Medical Preparedness Directive     
  Charleston SC Phase I Report   
  Road Safety PowerPoint Presentation   
  October Simulation:  Garage Fire   
  Everyone Goes Home October 2007 Newsletter   
  2007 Fire Prevention & Safety Grants open Oct 22   
  Journal of Homeland Security & Emergency Management: Research Articles   
  Recall:  Shag rugs - fire hazard   
  Airport Fire Truck overturns   
  USANCA Combatting WMD Journal   
  Report:  Benefit-Cost Analysis of Residential Sprinkler Systems   
  Emergency Responders to have online information source   
  House passes 911 bill   
  Recall:  Toshiba AC adapters with DVD players - burn hazard   
  Recall:  Christmas Glitter Candles - fire hazard   
  IAFC makes suggestions for September 11th Remembrance   
  DHS EMR-ISAC Infogram - September 6, 2007   
  IAFC approves recommendations for NIOSH Improvements   
  USFA releases School Fire Report   
  ERC- Agreements on a Nationwide Plan for Interoperable Communications   
  Feds plan IDs to restrict volunteers at disasters   
  Backdraft explosion killed Boston Firefighters   
  DHS EMR-ISAC Infogram August 31, 2007   
  IED Awareness for First Responder Training Package available   
  HHS announces $25M for Health Care emergency partnership grants   
  Report: Nursing Homes during public emergencies releases new online Training Videos   
  Chief Diversity Officers Forum   
  New Fire Life Safety Education tool on Everyone Goes Home Website  
  9/11 Memorial Exhibit to be in Norfolk on Sept 18-19  
  IAFC 2007-08 Board of Directors Results  
  IAFC Web Survey - Your input requested  
  IAFC Alert - September is Preparedness Month  
  Bird Flu in Germany results in biggest cull ever  
  Recall:  Electric Toe Space Heaters - fire hazard  
  Recall:  Emergency Tool Kits - fire and shock hazard  
  Recall:  Electric Heaters - fire hazard  
  NFA Course Vacancies as of August 27, 2007  
  Recall:  Weather radios - do not receive weather alerts  
  Fire Corps Update - August 21  
  DHS Critical Information Infogram - August 23, 2007  
  U.S. Fire Administrator Cade calls for unity for better Firefighter Safety  
  Mayor names first black fire chief in Los Angeles  
  Center for Campus Fire Safety urges installation of CO Detectors  
  Mandatory ICS Courses as Pre-requisite for NFA Resident Courses  
  USFA Training Bulletin - Inspecting Fire Doors  
  Carbon Monoxide sickens VT Students  
  Preliminary Recommendations following Charleston Fire  
  How We Died in 2006  
  FEMA launches unique communications tool for Gulf Coast recovery  
  EMR-ISAC CIP Infogram August 23  
  Recall:  Backpack Blowers - Fire Hazard  
  Recall:  AC adapters sold with Network Hard Drives - Burn Hazard  
  EMR-ISAC CIP Infogram August 16  
  Recall:  Clarion Navigation/Entertainment System - Fire/Burn hazard  
  DHS First Responders using Plateau for critical E-Learning  
  USFA releases 2006 report of FF Fatalities  
  National Interoperability Information eXchange (NIIX)
  NFA Recruitment for Local IMT training (Command & General Staff)  
  Everyone Goes Home August Newsletter  
  Recall: Classic Beauty Rest Electric Throws - fire hazard  
  Recall: Pine Cone Candle due to fire hazard  
  IAFC seeks input on website enhancements  
  Last Word of Charleston 9 Revealed  
  EMR-ISAC CIP Infogram August 9  
  Calif. fire trucks becoming Matchbox collectibles  
  Lawmakers weigh cutting FEMA duties  
  Ford recalls 3.6M cars with possible fire hazard  
  Bush signs Homeland Security Bill 
  Recall:  Toshiba Notebook Computer batteries - fire hazard 
  Recall:  Plan 9 LED lights - fire hazard 
  DHS CIP Infogram - August 2, 2007 
  NIOSH Report - Preventing Heart Attacks and other sudden cardiovascular events 
  Firefighters Fume after City denies Funeral request 
  Fire-Safe Cigarette Laws spread quickly through states 
  Kentucky couple arrested for phony fire station fund raising scheme 
  Fire Corps July 31 Update 
  9/11 Bill sent to President 
  Rat poison causes HM response and closes Metro Stations 
  Recall:  High Heat Coating Cans - may cause serious facial injury 
  Recall:  LED Lights - fire hazard 
  FCC revises auction rules to support Public Safety Broadband Network 
  Congress passes 9/11 Commission Bill 
  IAFC, Anheuser Busch, Others unveil positive parenting tool on My Space 
  IAFC: SAFER Act differences from last year 
  Nanotech clay creates fire resistant paint 
  DHS approves Campus CERT Training 
  Pentagon eyes high altitude baloons for emergency communications 
  Updated Congressional report on Al Qaeda
  IAFC to review preliminary report on NIOSH Program Improvements
  EMR-ISAC CIP Infogram - July 26, 2007
  IAFC announces new Fire Institute; names directors, officers
  NVFC Heart Healthy Website (Recipes, Successes, Cholesterol info)
  EMR-ISAC CIP Infogram - July 19, 2007
  What's behind the parapet?  Take a look
  FCC Releases order on EAS Messages and requiring CAP
  Recall:  Coffee Makers - fire hazard
  Recall:  Cinnamon Spice Candles - fire hazard
  Goldfeddar awarded IFSTA Everett E. Hudiburg Award
  DHS plagued by senior staff turnover rate
  July 2007 Everyone Goes Home Newsletter - FREE KIT
  June Issue of Responder Safety
  CBRNIAC Newsletter
  Junior Firefighter Program Launch
  DHS CIP Infogram 7/12/2007
  Fire Service calls on Congress to investigate PSOB program
  Many Charleston Firefighters did not have wills
  DHS to sponsor National Preparedness Month - September
  Recall: Meyer Cooking Torches - fire hazard
  Current Issue of Journal of Homeland Security & Emergency Mgmt
  Pandemic Planners needed - Are you interested?
  Anti-terrorism measure would require change to emergency alert system
  Homeland Security still faces vacancies at high level positions REPORT
  9 Contracting Rules for Emergencies
  Wildfire destroys 300 acres in national forest
  Michigan City to test EVAS
  Radio over IP promises effective solution for public safety
  800 MHz Reconfiguration Transition Administrator to hold training lessons
  DHS CIP Infogram - 7/5/2007
  DHS to drop Communications Project
  Communications Industry backs nationwide 700 MHz Public Safety network
  Public Safety disagrees with NTIA's position on Interoperability Grants
  NIMS Incident Inventory Resource System
  American Red Cross starts blog website
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