HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ State lawmakers are considering legislation that would presume firefighters who have cancer most likely got it from their jobs, easing claims for insurance or workers’ compensation. The science supports firefighters’ argument, […]
Firefighters could not stop a home from burning down.
Seven firefighters were checked for injuries after lightning struck nearby as they battled a blaze in Guilford.
Three firefighters were hurt while battling a blaze at a home in Claremont and one was airlifted to a hospital in Boston with what fire officials described as significant burns.
Waterbury officials and the union representing firefighters have agreed to a new three-year contract that includes pay raises and random drug testing.
New Haven’s lawyer says he’s found no evidence backing allegations that black or Latino firefighters have been disciplined more harshly than their white co-workers.
Four construction workers carrying a cast-iron tub to the second floor of a house under construction in Fairfield were injured when the stairs gave way and they fell unto the basement.
Police have been searching for a woman who went missing after falling out of a raft on the Farmington River early Saturday.
New Jersey’s largest firefighter union is remembering the 26 victims of December’s Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre in Connecticut by building a playground to honor each one in a community recovering from Superstorm Sandy.
The Coventry Volunteer Fire Association has i suspended the junior firefighting program one day after the former chief and a lieutenant were arrested on charges of sexual assault of teenage members of the program. .