"Ray Pfeifer was a true fighter who bravely battled fires as a New York City Firefighter and fought tirelessly for all first responders who - like him - suffered from World Trade Center related illness. The entire FDNY family deeply mourns his loss." -Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro
Ray Pfeifer was a true fighter who bravely battled fires as a
John Smith III
Kevin Cabrera
Maurice Hartz
"He was struggling to stay above water because of the current so we put the boat up against the seawall and did a direct pick up. We pulled him right out the water," says FDNY Lieutenant Edward Poli of Marine 4, who today alongside Firefighters Andrew Antoni and Harry Callahan rescued a patient that had fallen into the water by Harlem River Drive and East 125th Street in Manhattan. "We spotted...
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He was struggling to stay above water because of the current so
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Mike Kahlau
Joseph Silvay
Many BBQ grill fires happen when a propane grill is used for the first time after winter storage. Follow these #FDNYSmart tips to ensure a safe summer:

• Check all the tubes leading into the burner of your propane grill for any blockages.
• Inspect the hoses for cracking, holes and leaks. Never use a flame to check for leaks.
• Move propane hoses as far as possible from hot surfaces and...
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Many BBQ grill fires happen when a propane grill is used for
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Bx Estrella
Francesca Yellico
Proud to announce the 1st place BLS team winners from the 17th annual #FDNY #EMSWeek Competition seen LIVE today on Facebook...from Division 4...EMT Frank Hunt, EMT Connor Williams and EMT Erika Yellico of #Station49, seen here with Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro, Chief Christine Mazzola and Chief of EMS James P. Booth. Congratulations!
New York City Fire Department (FDNY) 05/25/2017
Francesca Yellico
Proud to announce the 1st place ALS team winners from the 17th annual #FDNY #EMSWeek Competition seen LIVE today on Facebook...from Division 2...Paramedic Randy Li, Paramedic Jonathan Rivera and Paramedic Anthony Sanchez of #Station27, seen here with Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro, Chief Alvin Suriel and Chief of EMS James P. Booth. Congratulations!
New York City Fire Department (FDNY) 05/25/2017
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Paul F Harris
On Thursday, May 25, FDNY members, family and friends participated in the 4 for Fahy, the Deputy Chief Michael Fahy Memorial Run. The 4-mile race was organized by FDNY Firefighter Shane Clarke, Ladder 33, as a way to honor the memory of Deputy Chief Michael Fahy, while benefitting Building for America’s Bravest, a Tunnel to Towers Foundation initiative that builds smart homes for our most...
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On Thursday May 25 FDNY members family and friends participated in the
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Visit FDNY Pro on Facebook to watch 11 FDNY EMS teams competing live today!
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Cyril Renaud
Ray Naylor
In honor of National EMS Week, today’s FDNY Throwback Thursday photo album is a collection of photos from various FDNY EMS operations from 2001-2003. This photo is from September, 2001, an FDNY ambulance in the aftermath of the World Trade Center attack. See more photos at [ Bit.ly Link ] [Flickr] #NeverForget
In honor of National EMS Week todays FDNY Throwback Thursday photo album
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Kathleen McQuail
Steve Saams
“This morning, we welcome patients whose lives were saved by the extraordinary work of first responders and bystanders who stepped in to help. We have more than 100 responders here, they are EMTs, Paramedics, Firefighters, Fire and EMS Officers, Dispatchers, Voluntary EMS members, and Police Officers, all who never hesitated in their response and used every bit of their training to save eleven...
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This morning we welcome patients whose lives were saved by the extraordinary
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Watch LIVE here on Facebook as teams of #FDNY EMS members from across the five boroughs compete in the Department’s annual #EMSWeek Competition. Starting around 9 a.m on 5/25, the competition will be shown in multiple parts. Once each part ends, a new Facebook Live feed will begin. Note–if there is a disruption in the live feed prior to the final round we will begin a new Facebook Live post....
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New York City Fire Department (FDNY) 05/24/2017
“We are just overwhelmed by what they did for us and are forever grateful,” says Tara Chazen, mother of 3-year old August Chazen, who was playing with his nanny at a playground in Brooklyn on St. Patrick’s Day, 2016, when he began to choke on a cracker. Bystanders attempted to dislodge the food without success. They called 911 as August turned blue, lost consciousness and went into cardiac...
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We are just overwhelmed by what they did for us and are
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Shalom Fernandez
Paul F Harris
“My son still has his mother because of these amazing individuals. I think of them and pray for them every day, and I’m so thankful for what they’ve done for me,” says Andrene Bowes, 33, who was riding the subway on July 15, 2016 with her young son, Pharaoh, on the way to his summer camp when she collapsed on the train. Passengers who witnessed her fall called 911 for help, as her son looked...
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My son still has his mother because of these amazing individuals I
Ailsa Thomas
Pearl Boatswain
Philip Hopp
"Thank you does not seem like enough to say to the people who saved your life. You incredible first responders choose every day to go to work knowing that you will face unbelievable challenges while performing life-saving procedures on people. I know the outcome is not always positive, but in my story it is about as positive as it can get because of you. You are heroes and I am so grateful...
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Thank you does not seem like enough to say to the people
Diane Drago
Todd Hungerford
Eddie Jalottaletters
James Murtha
Jennifer Savino
Donna Fudge
Our EMTs do extraordinary work. They go through challenges every day and run towards danger. The loss of Yadira Arroyo, daughter of the Bronx and EMT for 14 years, brings this home. Their service and sacrifice is for the rest of us.
New York City Fire Department (FDNY) 05/22/2017
Karen Cavanagh
Alan Cook
Rick Ferrari