Last week, an EMT was shot in the shoulder by a drunk patient in the back of an ambulance. He survived but the incident demonstrates just how dangerous the job can be.
At least four buildings were severely damaged in a fire that started at a building on East 143rd Street in the Mott Haven section of the Bronx.
Two people were found dead inside of a burning car on the side of a Bronx road on Monday morning.
Two bodies were found in a burning car on the side of a road in the Pelham Bay Park section of the Bronx early on Monday morning.
The FDNY said a number of fires have started because of faulty lithium-ion or other rechargeable batteries in an e-bike, e-scooter, and other electronic devices such as phones, tablets, and robotic vacuum cleaners. Here are some safety tips.
More than 100 firefighters responded to a fire at a bike shop in Astoria just before 2 p.m., the FDNY said. The fire torched the first and second floors of the mixed-use building.
A massive crowd of firefighters, law enforcement, family, friends, and strangers turned out in Queens for the funeral mass of FDNY Firefighter Timothy Klein, 31, who died while on the job.
Hundreds of firefighters, emergency workers, city officials, friends, family, and even strangers came to a funeral home in Brooklyn on Thursday to pay their respects to Firefighter Timothy Klein, who made the ultimate sacrifice last weekend.
A man died in a fire in his Queens home on Wednesday morning.
The FDNY has announced the arrangements for the services for Firefighter Timothy Klein, who died in the line of duty. The wake will be held in Brooklyn and the funeral service will be in Queens.
In a somber ceremony on Monday, the FDNY honored Firefighter Timothy Klein by draping the facade of the Brooklyn firehouse where he worked with bunting. Dozens of firefighters, fire officers, department and city leaders, and members of Klein's family gathered outside for the tribute.
The FDNY draped purple-and-black bunting on the facade of the Canarsie, Brooklyn, firehouse that is home to Engine 257 and Ladder 170 in honor of Firefighter Timothy Klein, who died in the line of duty.
Police found a body in the backseat of a car that went up in flames in the Bronx early Monday.
Timothy Klein, 31, a six-year FDNY veteran was killed battling a fire at a home in Canarsie when part of the building collapsed, according to officials.
The union that represents EMTs and paramedics says the profession has become a revolving door primarily because of low salaries. But many EMTs also cite the mental health toll of working during the pandemic.
A 6-year-old child is in critical condition after falling down an elevator shaft inside of a building in the Bronx on Thursday.
A fire that started on the fifth floor of an apartment building on Mulberry Street Friday morning quickly spread killing one person and injuring two others, said the FDNY.
A brush fire was burning off the Harlem River Drive in Manhattan Tuesday. As of the morning rush, traffic was not impacted.
Video of panic in Times Square showed the moments after a manhole exploded causing tourists to flee.
The man went into Rash Club, dumped gas on the floor, and set it on fire, injuring two workers.