Memorial Day is a holiday that proves to be an important time for emergency managers to discuss public safety issues with the public to keep them safe.
There is a strong need for emergency education and training to be high on the list of how to ensure at-risk residents heed evacuation warnings.
Free active shooter training programs like the one offered by Fire Rescue 1 are an important resource for public safety departments.
On April 18-19, 2018, the Congressional Fire Service Institute held its 30th Annual National Fire and Emergency Services Symposium and Dinner.
Having related experience and a training background is key to teaching. A company officer requires experience and training before becoming an educator.
A Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission spokeswoman confirmed that the agency is investigating reports of kayakers injured by a river otter on the Braden River.
Often contracted through microscopic carcinogens that latch onto fire gear or their skin, cancer is the leading cause of death among firefighters.
Emergency personnel who respond to disasters experience a wide range of physical and mental health issues. As a result, it is important to take steps to mitigate the effects of responding to these emergencies.
Beat the Flu: The CDC says that the number of people who have seen healthcare providers for the flu is the highest since 2004.