Firefighter

Toxic air sensors developed at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. (WBZ-TV)

Firefighting Safety Technology Inspired By Tragedy In Worcester 15 Years Ago

On a raw December day in 1999, six firefighters ran into the abandoned Worcester Cold Storage warehouse to save homeless people they thought were inside.

12/03/2014

A hydrant in Chelsea, where a firefighter was dragged when a hose got caught under a car. (WBZ-TV)

Chelsea Firefighter Dragged When Car Drives Over Hose

A Chelsea firefighter was dragged after a car ran over his hose on Library Street.

11/27/2014

Alesha Mceachern is accused of stealing from a firefighter during the response to the tornado. (Revere Police).

Charges Filed In Revere Firefighter’s Stolen Wallet Case

Police have charged a 32-year-old woman on charges she stole from a firefighter and the department’s firehouse while it was responding to a fire.

07/30/2014

(Photo from @BillericaFD/Twitter)

Massive ‘Clutter’ Blamed For Firefighter Injury In Billerica House Fire

A firefighter was injured when flames swept through a home in Billerica Saturday morning.

06/07/2014

Wake for fallen Boston Firefighter Mike Kennedy in West Roxbury. (Photo from Jim Armstrong/WBZ)

Wake Held For Fallen Boston Firefighter Mike Kennedy

Thousands attended the wake for Firefighter Michael Kennedy in West Roxbury.

04/02/2014

The casket of Boston Fire Lt. Edward J. Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Watertown Mourns Fallen Firefighter Ed Walsh

The firefighting brotherhood was on full display on the streets of Watertown, but joining them to witness the solemn procession were members of the public who never met Lt. Edward Walsh.

04/02/2014

Firefighter Michael Kennedy and Lt. Ed Walsh (Photos from Facebook/City of Boston)

Share Your Messages For Fallen Boston Firefighters

Please share your messages and well-wishes for the firefighters’ family and friends, and for the department.

03/27/2014

Fire at Merrimac Paper Co. in Lawrence. (Photo from Lawrence PD)

Fire Destroys Lawrence Paper Mill

The roof caved in at the Merrimac Paper Company building in Lawrence on Monday.

01/13/2014

Fatal crash in Brookline, NH. (Brookline PD)

After Two Deaths, Amherst, NH Launches ‘No Distracted Driving’ Pledge

In the wake of two tragic Christmas week deaths, the Amherst, New Hampshire Fire Department has started a new online pledge.

12/31/2013

Fatal crash in Brookline, NH. (Brookline PD)

NH Firefighter Responded To Crash That Killed Daughter

The 31-year-old daughter of a Brookline, NH firefighter was killed in a crash Tuesday morning

12/24/2013

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