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LODD Anniversary: High-Rise Fire Claims Texas Captain

Remember the fallen with the lessons learned     NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program   On October 13, 2001, a 40-year-old Captain (the victim) died and another Captain was injured while fighting a fifth floor high-rise apartment ...

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Watch: America’s Tribute to Fallen Firefighters

Join us on October 4, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. EDT     National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Our volunteers, staff and Board of Directors evaluated many options to continue the tradition of gathering in front of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial ...

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Ring Out in Support for Fallen Firefighters and Their Families

Communities, faith congregations, and fire departments are welcome to participate on the day of America’s Tribute to Fallen Firefighters     National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Although we will not be together in Emmitsburg this fall for the National Fallen Firefighters ...

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2020 National Stair Climb for Fallen Firefighters

Honor your fellow firefighters who died in the line of duty     National Fallen Firefighters Foundation   This is the official National Stair Climb hosted by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2020 OR SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, ...

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9/11 Tribute Light Event Back On

Event was initially cancelled due to coronavirus concerns     Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The annual light display honoring victims of 9/11 is back on, officials announced Saturday, saying New York health officials will supervise this year’s tribute ...

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Light the Night for Fallen Firefighters to Shine Bright in 2020

Communities, organizations, landmarks, and fire departments urged to participate in a week-long vigil before America’s Tribute to Fallen Firefighter     In these unprecedented times, where there is much uncertainty, we look for hope and find it in our nation’s ...

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LODD Anniversary: Captain Dies in North Carolina Office Building

Lessons learned from a July 28, 2011 fire in a multi-story office building     NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention On July 28, 2011, a 37-year-old career captain died and 9 fire fighters were injured in a 6-story ...

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Dubai Firefighter Dies Battling High-Rise Blaze

Firefighter fell from the fourth floor     DUBAI (GULF NEWS) – A firefighter died while he was on duty at an under-construction building that caught fire in the Business Bay area on Saturday morning in Dubai. The firefighter Corporal ...

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