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Off-duty firefighter pulls woman from sinking SUV
Firefighter Don Bardsley was driving his daughter to school when he saw the submerged vehicle in a pond with its driver trapped
Video: Firefighters save worker dangling from bridge
The worker was on the catwalk under the bridge doing preventative maintenance when he slipped; he was taken to a hospital with unknown injuries
Wis. fire dept. joins smoke-free housing initiative
2 NJ firefighters cleared of wrongdoing, reinstated
The six firefighters faced seven charges that involved four complaints of sexual harassment, two of sending threatening text messages and one of aggressive driving
Fire dept. may get defunded for unapproved fire truck buy
Rats force Texas firefighters to abandon firehouse
The move comes after one firefighter recently got sick; the chief said some of them are the size of small puppies
Cops: NC firefighter paid bills with dept. funds
The 19-year-old is accused of using $624 to pay two AT&T bills, as well as an admission payment to a university
Bathroom fire forces evacuation at Philly high school
Firefighters brought the fire under control within seven minutes; no injuries were reported
Dash cam: BMW driver intentionally blocks ambulance on highway
The driver swerves and weaves across lanes into the ambulance's path; the driver confronted the ambulance in the middle of the road
SC firefighter dies in motorcycle crash
FDNY firefighter saves toddler from apartment fire
Firefighters shielded the 9-month-old from the flames in the three-story building; he has been listed in serious but stable condition
Firefighter battling cancer 'blown away' by birthday surprise
He was planning to have a low-key birthday and was surprised when the community and firefighters rallied to throw him a party
Bill to protect firefighters from drones before senate
Violators of the Safe Drone Act would be subject to a fine and not more than a year in prison for someone that operates a drone in a restricted area
Video: Firefighters save suicidal man on Atlanta bridge
The man doused himself in gasoline and was threatening to set himself on fire; crews were able to get him down uninjured through a combination of water and bean bags
2 firefighters exposed to toxic chemicals at plant fire
The firefighters were rushed to a hospital, went through a decontamination process and are currently being monitored
3 RI firefighters hurt battling strip mall fire
They were transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries; fire officials are investigating the cause and origin
Firefighters deliver pizzas to check smoke alarms
If the batteries worked, the pizza was free; if not, the firefighters replaced the batteries or installed a new alarm
Fire chief accused of sex with female junior firefighter
Ga. firefighter arrested on arson charges
Jairius Hardaway, a 10-year veteran, was accused of setting a car on fire for insurance purposes
Keeping Firefighters from Becoming Patients
By Michael Cayes Mooring Tech, Inc. This article is provided by Mooring Tech, Inc. and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of FireRescue1. Wearable health monitoring technology is "in". Every smartwatch on the market has a pedometer, and FitBit is posting record profits this year. As expected, tech companies are jumping on the trend and customizing health and vital monitoring to benefit ...
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Community Fire Company No. 1 of North Whitehall Township
4550 Old Packhouse Road
Schnecksville, PA 18078
Non-Emergency: 610-799-3457
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