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US Coast Guard Issues a Warning About Phone Chargers

US Coast Guard Issues a Warning About Phone Chargers

The Coast Guard has issued a safety bulletin following the fire on a boat in California that killed 34 people, recommending that commercial boat operators limit unsupervised charging of cellphones and other electronic devices. Click here for more information.

First to Respond Last to Ask for Help

First to Respond Last to Ask for Help

The Crisis Center of Tampa Bay is teaming with the advertising agency ChappellRoberts on a new initiative called “First to Respond, Last to Ask for Help.” The program, which promotes suicide awareness for Tampa Bay’s first responders, was announced during a Tuesday...

Red Cross Helping Victims of Fire

Red Cross Helping Victims of Fire

Disasters can strike anytime and anywhere. Those in need can’t wait, their needs are urgent. Click here for more information.

This 747 is fighting wildfires globally

This 747 is fighting wildfires globally

The B747-400 SuperTanker is the true “Next Gen” air tanker.  It joins the worlds fleet of aerial firefighting tankers not only as the youngest VLAT (VERY LARGE AIR TANKER) but with almost twice the capacity of the next largest aerial tanker. Click here for more...

“DeHaan On Fire” YouTube Channel

“DeHaan On Fire” YouTube Channel

We are pleased to announce that FireWise Learning Academy has created the "DeHaan on Fire" YouTube channel which features education, commentary and conversation with Dr. John DeHaan and colleagues and friends. The first two videos on the channel are now live! In...

The Amazon is Burning

The Amazon is Burning

Why Does it Matter That The Amazon is Buring? Click HERE to Read More

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