High Cancer Risk A Fatal Job Hazard For FirefightersAccording to the International Association of Firefighters, 63 percent of firefighters will get cancer at some point. The San Francisco Fire Department is trying to change that.
VIDEO: Dramatic Helicopter Rescue Of Injured Construction Worker Atop 270-Foot CraneAll eyes were transfixed on a dramatic helicopter rescue atop a 270-foot crane in Southern California Thursday afternoon.
Smoke In Tunnel Near Civic Center Muni StationFire fighters responded to reports of smoke in the Muni tunnel near the Civic Center station Monday morning.
New Fire Boat Joins San Francisco's DepartmentA brand new fire boat is joining the San Francisco Fire Department.
Menlo Park Fire Department Gets OK To Fly DronesAfter recently receiving FAA approval to fly drones, the Menlo Park fire agency plans to pioneer the process for their use in responding to fires and other emergencies.
SFO Shows Off New Emergency Response Equipment In Wake Of Asiana CrashThe NTSB has placed the blame for the deadly 2013 Asiana crash at San Francisco International Airport, but it also had important safety recommendations for SFO’s emergency responders.
San Francisco Fire Department Celebrating 150 Years Of Saving LivesSan Francisco’s Fire Department is celebrating 150 years of saving lives in the city with a new logo.
Menlo Park Fire Protection District Celebrates 100th AnniversaryFirefighters in Menlo Park will be wearing special badges this year to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District.
Oakland Firefighters Receive PETA Accolades After Saving DogOakland firefighters are receiving accolades from the group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals after rescuing a dog from inside a burning home last week, PETA officials announced.
Fire Tears Through Home In San Francisco Ingleside DistrictSan Francisco firefighters were looking for two people reported possibly in a lower-rear unit in a residential fire at 1100 Plymouth Ave. in the city's Ingleside neighborhood Monday morning.
Baby Can't Wait; South San Francisco Mother Gives Birth Inside Ambulance On Way To HospitalA South San Francisco fire captain went above and beyond the call of duty by delivering a baby while inside an ambulance on the way to the hospital early Wednesday morning.
San Francisco’s Fire Chief Contemplating Top Firefighter Job In LondonFire Chief Joanne Hayes-White says she is considering applying for the top job in London.