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Miami-Dade Fire Rescue's Air Rescue saves two people from a sunken boat.
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MDFR celebrates promotion of 57 firefighters and civilians
Fourty-six career firefighters and 11 civilian employees at a department promotion ceremony were celebrated and presented with their new badges.
MDFR's bravest honored during Medal Day Ceremony
Men and women who perform above and beyond the call of duty were honored with an award ceremony on Feb. 7.
MDFR celebrates the grand opening of the Jackson South Community Hospital's helipad
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and Jackson South Community Hospital celebrated the opening of its new helipad with an inaugural helicopter landing Friday, Jan. 23. The new helipad allows Jackson South to receive air ambulance transfers from other hospitals and quickly transfer patients by air to the Jackson Memorial Medical Center campus in downtown Miami for specialized services.
Subscribe to receive emergency updates with our Twitter Alerts Program
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue has partnered with Twitter Government & Politics in the #TwitterAlerts program. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue is one of four fire department in the nation participating in this program. Twitter Alerts is a new feature that will bring us one step closer to helping users get important and accurate information during emergencies, natural disasters or when other communications services aren’t accessible. Subscribe to receive our most critical updates here: twitter.com/MiamiDadeFire/alerts, and don’t forget to follow us on twitter @MiamiDadeFire.
Firefighters Against Distracted Driving!
A growing concern in our community today, is the increased number of motor vehicle accidents, cause by a distracted driver. With the help from Miami-Dade County's fire rescue and Jackson Health's Ryder Trauma Center, the city of Hialeah Fire Department produced this video, to create awareness to the real dangers behind distracted driving. Don't be distracted!
The Fire Officers Association of Miami-Dade (FOAMD) asks that everyone watch this public service announcement regarding the recognition of stroke symptoms. This information can save someone's life.
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