The Orange County Fire Authority issued some tips to prevent the lithium-ion batteries powering E-bikes from spontaneously combusting. Michele Gile reports.
KNAU News Talk - Arizona Public Radio | By KNAU STAFF Published July 26, 2023 at 2:03 PM MST Advocates for wildland firefighters are urging Congress to pass a bill that would prevent across-the-board pay cuts. The group called Grassroots Wildland Firefighters say a...
A newly-released examination of how the Los Angeles Fire Department handles emergency calls shows the department sometimes exceeds ideal response times because of traffic, a few neighborhoods in need of dedicated fire stations, and a lack of personnel.
High above the smoke and flames of each north state wildfire, a supervisor circles in a Vietnam War-era spotter plane, serving as an airborne air traffic controller and directing the aerial attack as planes and helicopters battle the blaze with water and fire retardant.
Communities are looking for ways to protect themselves from future floods, and some are using a novel solution: just giving rivers some space to flow.
The company said this is due to an increase in catastrophic events and construction costs.