Stories From Main Street: Chief John Murray Engages Special Needs Children About Fire SafetyA 50-year veteran fire chief and safety instructor is doing his part to make sure fire safety and prevention training is accessible to everyone – especially some children he says are too often “abandoned.”
Firefighter Catches Little Girl Dropped From Balcony During Apartment FireWatch the heart-stopping moment a firefighter catches a three-year-old girl who was dropped by her father while trying to escape an apartment fire in DeKalb, Georgia.
Close The Door When When Escaping A Fire, Nigro Reminds EveryoneClose the door – that is the message from FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro to everyone, in the event of a fire.
Could Something Like London Grenfell Tower Fire Happen In NYC?The death toll has risen to 79 in a massive high-rise fire in London last week. With so many skyscrapers in New York City, could a similar thing happen?
Students In Westchester County Learn About Fire Safety As Part Of National Fire Prevention WeekAt Increase Miller Elementary School in Westchester County students tried on 40 pounds of bunker gear and got a feel for what it’s like to hold a fire hose, but the big emphasis was on knowing exactly what to do if a fire breaks out.
Brooklyn Borough Prez: East Flatbush Fire 'A Wake Up Call'Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is taking new steps to keep the public safe after two people died in a house fire early Saturday morning.
NYC Distributing 100,000 Free Smoke AlarmsMost fatal fires occur in homes, and "in two-thirds of those fires, there are no working smoke alarms present," said FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro.
Interview: FDNY Lieutenant Talks Fire Safety During Colder MonthsLt. Anthony Mancuso of the FDNY's Fire Safety Education Unit stopped by the CBS2 studios to talk fire safety.
Seen At 11: Off-Campus Student Housing Horror StoriesFlooded basements, moldy walls, broken appliances, and bug infestations -- all conditions that have also been found in off-campus housing.
Exclusive: NYC Correction Union President Blames Mayor For Prison Fire Safety HazardsA dire warning has been issued from the head of the city correction union -- fix the jails, Mr. Mayor, or people will die.
Exclusive: Bombshell Report Outlines Significant Fire Safety Hazards At NYC PrisonsThe report shows dozens of violations that include lack of fire exits and smoke alarms and major sprinkler problems. And the plans to fix all this could extend an eye-popping 11 years.
FDNY Lieutenant: Don't Take Fire Safety For Granted At HomeFDNY Lt. Anthony Mancuso, head of the Fire Education Safety Unit, discussed some important tips and reminders.