Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
    Log in with Twitter

Firemen News

Switzerland hosts first national fire hydrant toss event

The Scots toss the caber, and apparently Alpine farmers have a traditional stone toss event, and now some firemen in the canton of Aargau have come up with their own version. The first-ever national "toss the fire hydrant event."

Video: Protesting firemen spray cops with foam in Brussels

Brussels - Firemen in Brussels, Belgium were protesting against national budget cuts in the fire department on Monday. They set fires and thoroughly foamed police officers along the way.

Ibiza firemen free German tourist from the clutches of a sex toy

Ibiza - A German tourist got into trouble when using a steel sex toy and he went to the hospital. It took Ibiza firemen two hours to cut through the metal ring, into which the man had placed his ... er ... equipment.

Firemen join locksmiths in fight against evictions in Spain

As heartbreaking evictions continue in Spain due to the financial crisis, firefighters have now joined the protest against removing people from their homes by refusing to assist the bailiffs.

Op-Ed: 9/11 — Ten Years After

New York - America cannot find the path to recovery while looking to elected officials, business leaders, policy makers, media stars and celebrities, nor tech companies and wizards. We have lost the mediating structures between self and public life.

Explosive super rockets recalled, July 4th fireworks safety tips

Charleston - Super lightning rocket fireworks have been recalled. Thousands of injuries are expected from sparklers, firecrackers, and aerials this year. Consumers are urged to put safety over stupidity when using, lighting and launching fireworks at home.

Worst Malaga fire this Summer finally under control

A wildfire which broke out earlier this week in Estepona, a region to the west of Malaga, Spain, has finally been brought under control, according to a report today by El Mundo.

French fire station burns down, no injuries reported

What do you do if your house catches fire? Why, you phone the fire brigade. And what do you do if your fire station is burning down? Well, you have no option but to phone another fire station. That’s what just happened in Cheniménil, France.

The Fireman’s Ball in Lyon France is a wild and wonderful party Special

People the world over love and respect their firemen and the French are no different. The firemen in Lyon organise a spectacular ball every year which draws thousands of people over two days of almost non-stop partying. This year’s version was fabulous.

Rescue Firemen Saved Taiane's Life

Baby Taiane would not have survived if her mother did not live near the fire brigade headquarters. The baby was born by the hands of three rescue firemen.

Giant sinkhole gobbles homes; 3 people missing

Giant sinkhole swallows several homes and at least one truck in Guatemala City early Friday.

Fart Bomb - Closes Postal Centre & Roads In New Zealand

Fart bomb' closes postal centre and roads. 'Pull my finger' jokes cancelled for the day

13 Days 13 FireFighters Killed

Thirteen firefighters have been killed in the line of duty over the past thirteen days. Eleven from the United States and two from Canada have died while protecting their citizens.

Massive Squirrels' Nest Blamed In Fire

Squirrels are to blame for a two-alarm fire that injured two jakes and left five people homeless in Charlestown, fire officials said.

Cow Cut Free After Getting Its Horns Trapped In A Feeder

Firefighters arrived at the farm and found the cow had wedged its horns between the bars of the feeder.

Firefighter Struck By Vehicle While Rendering Aid

As the firefighter who operated the heavy apparatus went to care for the motorist and lead them to safety, other vehicles collided before striking the firefighter...

Video shows firefighter kicking Portland man

A 48-year-old man says Portland firefighters forced him to the floor and kicked him after he argued with them in the lobby of his apartment building early Thursday -- an allegation backed up by surveillance tape.

Firefighter Dies After Setting Himself On Fire

An off-duty firefighter has died after dousing himself in petrol and setting his clothes alight in front of horrified colleagues.

4 California Firefighters Killed After Flames Engulf Engine

Fire Officials Say Arsonist Set Deadly Wildfire
 

Search Digital Journal Archives


Set up a news alert for

Firemen


Firemen Image

A New York City fireman calls for 10 more rescue workers to make their way into the rubble of the Wo...
A New York City fireman calls for 10 more rescue workers to make their way into the rubble of the World Trade Center.
U.S. Navy Photo by Preston Keres
Protesting firefighters spray police officers with water and foam in Brussels  Belgium.
Protesting firefighters spray police officers with water and foam in Brussels, Belgium.
YouTube
French rescuers pull a man from rubble in Haiti
French rescuers pull a man from rubble in Haiti
United Nations
Firemen pose near the Summit Fire border in Big Bear
Firemen pose near the Summit Fire border in Big Bear
Protesting firefighters in Brussels  Belgium spray police officers with foam.
Protesting firefighters in Brussels, Belgium spray police officers with foam.
YouTube`
Protesting firemen spray police officers with foam in Brussels  Belgium.
Protesting firemen spray police officers with foam in Brussels, Belgium.
YouTube

Latest News
Top News