Emergencies Vâlcea, Romania

Mother and Son, Dead in Fire

Mon, 06 Mar 2017
Mama si fiu decedati intr un incendiu | imaginea 1 On Thursday, March 2nd 2017, at 05.37, the military firefighters with "General Magheru" Inspectorate for Emergency Situations of Vâlcea county were called to intervene in the putting out of a fire burning a dwelling in Muereasca locality. Read...
Emergencies Olt, Romania

A Man Died After Having Been Caught in an Electric Mower

Mon, 06 Mar 2017

WARNING! Images that can affect you emotionally!

The firefighting crew with the Scornicești Fire Station intervened on Friday, March 3rd 2017, around 12.30, in Sârbii Măgura commune, in order to give first aid to a man who had been caught in an electric mower. Read...
Emergencies Caraș-Severin, Romania

300 Ha of Land on Fire

Mon, 06 Mar 2017
Between March 4-5 2017, in Caraș-Severin were registered several fires of dry vegetation and stubbles. More than 120 military firefighters were deployed for 23 such fires, being affected approx. 300 ha of arable land. Read...
Thought Flame Bihor, Romania

IGSU. The Institution Where the Act of Thinking Means Disrespect for Superior Officers

Thu, 02 Mar 2017
We were reporting a few weeks ago about the hallucinating case of the two under-officers with ISU Neamț who were about to be sanctioned for daring to post on Facebook about the daily issues of the firefighters: lack of life insurances and a more than objective analysis of the medical procedures performed by the military. Off the record, reliable sources confirmed that the two had received a written brush-off for lack of respect for the commanding officers, superficiality in doing their duty and others as such. Read...
Events Hunedoara, Romania

Chief Master Sergeant Vasile Hațegan - Over 25 Years in Firefighting!

Mon, 27 Feb 2017
Plutonier adjutant sef Vasile Hategan   peste 25 de ani sub stindardul Pompierilor | imaginea 1 As of February 28th 2017, Chief Master Sergeant Vasile Hațegan - driver of the fire trucks with the Deva Fire Station will be disbanded so as to enjoy, as his colleagues heartily wish him, a long and well deserved retiring pension. Read...
Celebration Time Arad, Romania

Happy Birthday to Deputy Sergeant Lango Cristian Vasile! Happy Marriage to Cristian and Florica!

Mon, 20 Feb 2017
On Monday, February 20th 2017, is the birthday of Deputy Sergeant LANGO CRISTIAN VASILE, CBRN team leader with the Arad Firefighting Unit within "Vasile Goldiș" Inspectorate for Emergency Situations of Arad county. Read...
Thought Flame Bihor, Romania

Who Is Trying to Silence the Romanian Firefighters? Under-officers Threatened Over Posts on Facebook!

Thu, 16 Feb 2017
Cine bagă pumnul în gura pompierilor români? Many and various are the discontents of the military firefighters, but it seems that no-one is willing to hear them out. The 24/48-hour schedule triggered, right from its launch in 2015, numerous complaints which were not liked by its authors. The techniques of complaint suppression have been various, from soft-soaping to call for acceptance and even policies of threat and bullying. Months after months, the firefighters were closely monitored and each and every statement against the particular schedule, expressed even on the most obscure blog, was analyzed and punished. Read...
Events București, Romania

Colonel Daniel Marian Dragne - New Inspector General of IGSU

Fri, 03 Feb 2017
Col. Daniel Marian Dragne As expected, Major General Ovidiu Vasilică was released from the command of the General Inspectorate for Emergency Situations, in February 4th 2017. Totally unsurprisingly, in his place was commissioned Colonel Marian Daniel Dragne. We won't get into details, the contents of the documents which confirm the commission can be found in Gazette no. 100. Read...
Events Arad, Romania

36 Years of Military Career, 26 years in Command, 8 Years as Chief Inspector: Colonel Ioan Bogdănescu

Tue, 06 Dec 2016
Col. Ioan Bogdănescu Born in April 28th 1961, he started his military career in 1980 when he was matriculated at the Military Officers School in Piteşti, being recruited by the Hunedoara Firefighters' Group. Read...
Rescuers among angels Bihor, Romania

The Firefighter - The Anonymous Hero Who Sacrifices His Life Out of Love for His Fellowmen

Sun, 13 Nov 2016
Yet another firefighter died. The big family of the firefighters is poorer as of Friday November 11th 2016. There are times when the name, military body, country or the citizenship of the departed firefighter do not matter any longer. For any of them millions of firefighters in the entire world could be caught by the death's grip. Read...
Rescuers among angels Chișinău, Moldova

Firefighter Lost His Life in Huge Blaze

Sun, 13 Nov 2016
The firefighter who had died while on mission, was 28-years old Ivan Nogailîc. He was working with the Civil Protection and Exceptional Cases Department since 2009, his last position being that of the team leader of the Rescue and Firefighting Squad of the Republican Center for Operative Intervention with the SPC SE, as rescue first sergeant. In order to save the life of the firefighter caught in the debris, the rescuing colleagues tried for more than an hour, but unsuccessfully. Read...
Rescuers among angels Chișinău, Moldova

Last Respects...

Sun, 13 Nov 2016
On Saturday afternoon, November 12th 2016, the body of the deceased firefighter who lost his life in the line of duty, was brought to the office where he worked on 3 Hîncu street, where his colleagues could pay their last respects and where people brought flowers and lit candles. Read...
Beyond the Incandescent Front Chișinău, Moldova

The City Inhabitants Brought Food to the Firefighters Who Had Been Fighting with the Fire for 30 Hours

Sun, 13 Nov 2016
It was extremely impressive how the city inhabitants mobilized themselves and decided to support the firefighters. Thus, old and young, they arrived on the scene and brought food and water, by their means, to the firefighters. Read...
Beyond the Incandescent Front Chișinău, Moldova

The Prime Minister is Supporting the Deceased Hero's Family and Colleagues

Sun, 13 Nov 2016
On Sunday morning, November 13th 2016, at the Department of Civil Protection and Exceptional Cases, tens of colleagues arrived to pay their last respects to the firefighter who had lost his life while on mission. Read...
Beyond the Incandescent Front Botoșani, Romania

A Firefighter From Botoşani Running From Sofia to Bucharest in Order to Help Children With Autism

Thu, 10 Nov 2016
Un pompier botosanean a alergat de la Sofia la Bucuresti pentru a ajuta copiii cu autism | imaginea 1 The firefighter from Botoşani, first sergeant Iulian Rotariu, is going strong at the end of 2016, by running in the "1.000 km Balkan Charity Challenge". Although he has recently participated in the "Atacama Crossing", a contest ranking among the first ultra marathons in the world as regards the level of toughness, the under-officer did not want to miss the chance to raise awareness again for the noble cause of the Association of Parents with Children with Autism from Botoşani. Read...
Tactical Training Giurgiu, Romania

Romanian firefighters - an exceptional mission in Estonia, 3.000 km away from home

Tue, 31 May 2016
The Romanian heavy water pumping team (Ro HCP) took part in the Drill for civil protection, support and technical assistance teams and civil protection teams of the European Union, on the Saaremaa Island - Estonia. Read...
Thought Flame București, Romania

By hunting Arafat down, Cioloş has set his sidekicks on the firefighters!

Wed, 30 Mar 2016
Romanian Firefighters Since the intervention at Colectiv, almost five months have passed. In the first three days, the intervention was considered a success, and the firefighters, heroes of a tragedy that everyone promised to offer therapy support to so that they could recover much easier from the horrors witnessed on that night. Read...
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