Fla. First Responders Get Warm Welcome After Return From Keys

Fla. First Responders Get Warm Welcome After Return From Keys

Video Sep 18, 2017

Members of Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, City of Miami Fire Rescue, and Florida Urban Search and Rescue teams finally returned home to their families after days of working hard to help residents in the Florida Keys devastated by Hurricane Irma.

Epps has coordinated many facility and operations improvement projects that have helped improve quality, production flow, profitability and corporate communication.
For the first time since 1995, Starkville Fire Department hired a female firefighter, Bethany Allen, who is working on completing her fire academy and EMT training.
Deputy Chief State Fire Marshal Sander B. Cohen and Supervisory Special Agent Carlos Wolff were struck and killed Friday on I-270 after Cohen stopped to help Wolff after crashing his car.
Allina Health EMS welcomes newcomers Joan Mellor as Director of External Affairs and Jim Soukup as the Communication Center Director.
Ben Abbott, a two-year member of Wiltshire Air Ambulance, is mentoring his new crew member James Hubbard.
EMS personnel and firefighters have been attending workshops to improve their mental health and may be provided a first responder employee assistance program by the county.
Live music, meals, showers, and trailers for sleeping at Creek Fire Camp provide relief for firefighters battling the wild flames.
Reno County District Court is suing three of the four owners of the Haven Community Ambulance Service for its poor payment arrangements for employees.

Baltimore City Police have arrested 35-year-old Daniel Greene for the murder of a Baltimore County volunteer firefighter, 31-year-oldĀ Jon Hickey.

Denison Fire Rescue is proud to embrace Hanna Lindemuth as their first female crew member.
Dickinson County EMS increased the base pay to $10 an hour since losing 19 employees to better-paying agencies over the last four years.
Due to growing suicide rates among first responders, the proposed bill aims to require workers' compensation to include mental health treatment for those suffering from job-related PTSD.
Robert Ryan Lien of North Memorial Ambulance Service will serve six months in a workhouse and be on probation for five years for stealing painkillers from ambulances.
Daniel Strong is on administrative leave without pay after facing charges for firing a gun in public and unlawfully possessing prescription drugs.
Joseph V. Amello was sentenced to 30 months in prison and three years of supervised release for stealing over 650 5-mL vials of fentanyl from ambulances.