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Firefighters now carry ballistic body armor

In the wake of the 2017 concert shooting in Las Vegas, America has grown colder. This attack saw over 500 people injured, or killed. Consequently, 12 off-duty firefighters were shot during that Las Vegas attack. Two were preforming CPR when struck by the gunman. Thankfully, all of the firefighters wounded survived. However, this began to …

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5 Tips to Surviving Fire Academy (for Veterans)

There are currently thousands of Veterans looking to get a solid career for themselves after serving in the military. I’m an Army Veteran myself, and choosing the fire service was a no-brainer. Though I don’t know what it’s like to be a fireman just yet, I have completed Fire Academy. For Veterans or really anyone …

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Watch: Firefighters Find Cats that Owner Thought Were Dead

Earlier this month, Firefighters in Cambridge, MA battled a blaze that consumed 8 homes in the area; some badly damaged, others reduced to ashes. The devastating fire displaced several families and left them with nothing. For one woman, her losses included her two cats, who didn’t have time to escape the blaze. Or so she thought. Firefighters …

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