Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



Japanese firefighter LODD story

This happened 30 years ago today.(5.5.1982)   Manabu Sato-Tokyo fire department firefighter- dispatched on the scene. He managed to go to victims on the seventh floor and he protected the victims with his body against fire. After the victims rode a lifter of an aerial ladder, he let it go. Because he…
read more

share

Keokuk, IA – Ten Years Ago

Public Safety / Fire Protection : Firefighter Nation (5 years ago)

On Wednesday, December 22, 1999, the Keokuk Iowa Fire Department was dispatched to a working fire in a duplex on Franklin Street. Three firefighters who responded to the call did not go home. They died while attempting to save three... Read Post

Petition to Get FIRE POLICE Covered In Case Of LODD

Public Safety / Fire Protection : Firefighter Nation (4 years ago)

We all know Firefighters, EMT's, Soldiers and even Bishop's are covered! But what about the men and woman that protect our Firefighters during a call? The Fire Police! They are currently not covered in case of a unfortunate LODD. So... Read Post

100 Years Later, Lessons from a Multiple LODD Still Hold True

Public Safety / Fire Protection : Firefighter Nation (4 years ago)

100 Years Later, Lessons from a Multiple LODD Still Hold True On Dec. 22, 1910, the Friedlander Leather Remnants factory in Philadelphia went up in flames. Although firefighters responded quickly and the department had the fire unde... Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC