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OSHA Fines Fire Department in Deaths

State regulators fined the Charleston (S.C.) Fire Department and a furniture store Thursday for violating safety standards in a blaze that killed nine firefighters.

The state Occupational Safety and Health Administration did not say that the violations led directly to the June 18 deaths of nine firefighters. It was the single worst loss of firefighters since the 2001 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center.

The combined fines totaled $42,100.


Scottish Fire and Rescue Services Pleads to Treat Heart Attack Patients

Plan to carry out emergency care is based on procedures in Seattle.

D.C. 911 Director Resigns

Director Greene has been under pressure due to several problematic incidents.

Car Crashes into California Apartment Killing Two

Woman and toddler killed while walking outside of Livermore apartment.

Train Collision in Mexico City

Two metro trains collide at platform, injuring at least 12 people.

HEMS Care Helps One of Their Own

A former intern found himself in the care of his former employer.

Virginia Task Force Reviews Train Derailment Response Preparedness

Group finds the state is not prepared to deal with a worst-case scenario.

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