Firefighter

January 27, 2018

Firefighter David Lee Helps to Break Down Barriers

Not only is FDNY Firefighter David Lee really passionate about his career, he also values that he can help to address language barriers with the public […]
January 19, 2018

Rescue 4 Firefighter Fulfills Childhood Dream

Firefighter Giovanni Martinez serves at Rescue Company 4 in Queens, which is one of only five rescue companies in our Department. As a Firefighter in the […]
January 15, 2018

Firefighter Al Coombs Works to Continue Dr. King’s Legacy

Engine 224 Firefighter Al Coombs is proud to be a New York City Firefighter and United States Navy veteran. As we pause today to honor the […]
January 3, 2018

Meet Engine 311 Firefighter William West

Engine 311 Firefighter William West called his heroic career life-changing because it allows him to help the city in many unique ways. As part of his […]
December 4, 2017

Take the Pledge to Become #FDNYFit

Possessing superb stamina and strength is essential to saving lives as a New York City Firefighter. If you’re a prospective or current Firefighter Candidate, now is […]
December 1, 2017

Lieutenant Tsang Loves the Camaraderie in His Career

When he reports to work each day at Ladder 166 in Coney Island, Lieutenant Wing Tsang said that he really enjoys the camaraderie that exists in […]
November 29, 2017

Firefighter Proctor Inspires the Next Generation of Heroes

We’re proud to say that our women Firefighters are making history in our Department, while helping to inspire youngsters throughout New York City. Today, you get […]
April 13, 2017

Meet Firefighter Gregory Sheperd

Ever since he was a boy attending middle school in Flatbush, Gregory Sheperd knew that he wanted to become one of New York’s Bravest. It was […]
March 22, 2017

Every Day is Another Opportunity to Serve

FDNY’s commitment to New York City is a 24/7 responsibility. Our work runs the gamut, from fighting fires to responding to emergency scenarios to performing perilous […]