This Week in Fire Weekly

“It’s not cool to not know what you’re talking about.”

"In politics and in life, ignorance is not a virtue."

Clayton County (GA) ladder truck struck by vehicle- Victim crew resuscitates 6-year old

According to a report by WSN-TV: Clayton County Fire Chief David Vasquez said the wreck was reported about 11 a.m. at Upper Riverdale and Old...

Good FF Bad FF- Onley VA Lt charged, others may follow

A firefighter with Onley VA Fire-Rescue has been arrested and charged following an investigation into several suspicious fires. News out of Virginia of another firefighter/arson...

“Tonight, it was a phone call from a 6 year old boy.”

The following Facebook post was submitted this week.  It's from the timeline of Jason Harmsen, a firefighter st Clayton County Fire Department, a Paramedic/Lieutenant at Metro...

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