Tommy and Sheila do their best to adjust to life after Damian's accident; Sheila copes with her grief; Tommy struggles to budget his time between his family and the FDNY, and the guys find themselves with a new pickup ploy.
Needles' political leverage catches the FDNY HQ off guard, leaving them no choice but to reopen the house. Feinberg loses control, Damian saves a helpless victim from a fire, and Tommy and Sheila find themselves in hot water.
A terrifying vision of the afterlife leaves Tommy shaken as he attempts to reconnect with his friends and family back on the outside. At the firehouse, the crew's fate hangs in the balance when the department decides to cut costs.