LA County Fire Will Now Allow Trucks To Transport PatientsBecause of the ambulance shortages, LACOFD Chief Daryl Osby has approved an emergency transport policy allowing fire trucks to transport patients, however, very strict criteria must be met before a patient can be transported in County fire vehicles.
LA County Changes Ambulance Dispatches Amid Worker ShortageAs COVID-19 cases skyrocket to unprecedented levels across the region the Los Angeles County Fire Department has adjusted its policy on ambulance dispatches to maintain service to the community.
Judge Denies Preliminary Injunction For Firefighters Against Vaccine MandateLos Angeles firefighters opposing the city's vaccine mandate suffered another legal loss in court on Tuesday.
PCH Reopens After Fatal Crash Closed All Lanes Of TrafficOne person is dead after a collision between a bicyclist and a vehicle on the Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu.
'It’s Not The Government’s Job To Dictate My Healthcare,' LA Firefighters Files Case Against City's Vaccine MandateJohn Knox and the rest of the “Firefighters For Freedom” have filed a lawsuit challenging the city and its vaccine mandate.
Firefighters Rescue Infant, Two Adults From Fire At Two-Story HomeTwo adults and an infant were rushed to a hospital Saturday from a fire at a two-story home in the Florence community of unincorporated Los Angeles County, authorities said.
More Than 100 LA Firefighters Off-Duty Without Pay Due To Vaccine Mandate Non-ComplianceA judge said Thursday that the balancing of harms in consideration of the public's health has her leaning toward denying a request by the Los Angeles city firefighters' union for a preliminary injunction preventing enforcement of a mandate requiring its employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 pending resolution of a labor issue, but she took the case under submission.
One Killed, Five Injured In Two-Vehicle Crash On Freeway In LynwoodA person was killed and five other people were injured in a crash involving at least two vehicles Saturday morning on the eastbound Glen Anderson (105) Freeway in Lynwood, authorities said.
Motorcycle Club Of LA Firefighters Travel Across US To Commemorate 9/11The group of about 40 members began their 3,200-mile journey last week.
Firefighter Injured While Battling Pallet Fire In Downtown Los AngelesFirefighters Saturday battled an intense blaze consisting of wooden pallets in downtown Los Angeles.
LAFD Investigating Captain For Blasting City's Vaccine Requirement In UniformA Los Angeles fire captain who called the city's vaccination requirement for city workers "tyranny" is being investigated by the department's Professional Standards Division for appearing to be on duty and speaking out against the city policy while wearing his uniform, department officials announced Monday.
Man Found Dead, Firefighter Injured From Blaze at Commercial BuildingA man who was seen entering a burning commercial building in the Central Alameda area of Los Angeles Monday afternoon was found dead by fire crews who searched the structure.
Seven Injured In Multi-Vehicle Crash In Lake BalboaTwo people suffered life-threatening injuries and five others were also injured in a multi-vehicle crash Saturday in Lake Balboa.
State Attorney General Will Not Pursue Criminal Charges Against Edison Over 2018 Woolsey FireThe state Attorney General's Office has completed its investigation into the 2018 Woolsey Fire and will not pursue any criminal charges against Southern California Edison over its ignition, saying there is "insufficient evidence to support a criminal prosecution."
Multiple Brush Fires Burn In Santa ClaritaFirefighters were battling two brush fires from the ground and the sky Thursday evening.