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The first fire extinguisher designed to fit on the kitchen counter

The winner of this year’s Stockholm Acceleration Scholarship was announced on Oct 16th 2018. Andreas Westberg will receive SEK 250,000 for his ‘Firemill’ innovation – a totally new kind of fire extinguisher that is so small, it can fit on…

Orolia Prepares Nine Search and Rescue Systems Across Five Continents for Global Commissioning

A New Annual Record for the Global Leader in Search and Rescue Technology Orolia, the world leader in Resilient Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) solutions, announced today that it has prepared a record nine search and rescue systems across five…

New Modular Breathing Apparatus Technology from MSA Creates Broad New Options for Firefighters

Until recently, a one-size-fits-all approach for firefighter respiratory protection might have been considered the norm. However, no two fire stations are alike, and each has differing needs, preferences and expectations of their protective equipment. This understanding served as the key…

Johnson Controls Detect360 Area of Refuge Communications System gives all building occupants a higher level of security during emergencies

During fires and emergencies within commercial and public buildings, individuals with disabilities are often the most vulnerable and require quick, reliable communication with rescuers. As part of its ongoing commitment to keep every building occupant safe during times of crisis,…

Standardisation on top of the agenda of the Innovation for Crisis Management (I4CM) conference

The 3rd and 4th September saw the latest I4CM conference and workshop arrive at the Copernicus Science Centre in Warsaw and standardisation was one of the main protagonists, along with interoperability and interagency cooperation. This event attracted participants from across…

New “Jet-Style” Firefighter Helmet from MSA Now Certified to NFPA Performance Standards

Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated have announced that its new jet-style fire helmet, called the Cairns® XF1, has received third-party certification as compliant to the 2018 edition of the National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) 1971 performance standards for…

Zico Premix Container Holders Now Available In Black

Responding to popular demand, Zico has expanded their line of premix and bar oil container storage options and is now offering each model in black as well as yellow. The Single Premix/Bar Container Holder – Black, Model QM-PMH-1-B, accommodates your…

Vigilant Solutions Enters the Body Worn Camera Market

Company Expands Global Footprint and Image Analytics Portfolio with Its Acquisition of Edesix Ltd, a Leading Manufacturer of Body Worn Cameras in the United Kingdom Vigilant Solutions – an AI and data analytics company that provides technology to public safety –…

KME Fire Apparatus Delivers Size Type 3 Interface Pumpers To Santa Clara County Fire Department

KME Fire Apparatus, an industry-leading manufacturer of fire apparatus, announces the delivery of six (6) new Type 3 Interface Pumpers to the Santa Clara County Fire Department in Santa Clara, CA. The delivery of these six Interface pumpers will join…

Interworking Between LTE & LMR Systems is Essential For Critical Communications, Says ETELM

As demand for high-speed mobile broadband and smart data services is rapidly increasing, interworking between new broadband services and traditional mission-critical radio systems is essential to ensure equivalent or better services are provided in terms of mission critical performance and coverage.…

National Fallen Heroes Scholarship Awarded

National Hero Honored in Ohio Hailey Adair, of Ohio, is a recipient of the Fallen Heroes Scholarship Fund 2018 Scholarship. Hailey’s mother, Charlotte Adair, was a firefighter for the Richfield Township Fire Department who lost her life in the line of duty. Faced with…

Fire Safety Campaign Encourages Fire Service Professionals to Help Communities Close the Door on Fire

UL FSRI Enlists All Members of the Fire Service in “Close Before You Doze” Campaign UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute (FSRI) is working across all levels of the fire service – from firefighters to state fire marshals and arson investigators – in…

London Fire Brigade Chooses Allison For Responsiveness, Reliability

Deliveries are nearing completion of 126 Mercedes-Benz Atego trucks with Allison 3000™ Series; UK capital’s fire and rescue fleet has already ordered 62 more vehicles Providing more torque at launch and gear changes without power interruption, Allison fully automatic transmissions…

October is Fire Prevention Month, Governor Jeff Colyer proclaims Oct. 7-13, 2018, Fire Prevention Week in Kansas

Today’s home fires burn faster than ever. In a typical home fire, you may have as little as one or two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds. Knowing how to use that time wisely takes…

Crofton Engineering – New sponsor for Derbyshire FRS

Derbyshire’s newly formed Breathing Apparatus (BA) Team has received sponsorship from Crofton Engineering, to gain entry into the National Breathing Apparatus Challenge taking place at the National Fire Service College on Saturday 6th October 2018. Five operational instructors, based at…

Combustible Cladding Ban Should Apply To All High-Rises – IOSH

A ban on combustible cladding in the UK should apply to ALL new high-rise buildings, the chartered body for safety and health professionals said today. Housing Secretary James Brokenshire announced at the Conservative Party conference that new high-rise residential buildings,…

Kansas Sends First State-Level Urban Search and Rescue Canine Handlers to Ground Zero Emergency Training Center in Okla. City

Two Kansans will be the first state-level Urban Search and Rescue canine handlers from outside of Oklahoma to graduate from the Ground Zero Emergency Training Center in Okla. City this Thursday. The Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) has…

Getac Announces New F110-Ex Tablet, For Exceptional Productivity In Hazardous Environments

A new fully-rugged solution purpose-built for the challenging conditions and uncompromising demands of those working within hazardous industries   Telford, 27 September 2018: Getac has today announced the launch of the new F110-Ex fully-rugged tablet, as an enhancement to its popular F110 model, designed to deliver unrivalled…

Bristol Uniforms Takes The World Stage

Bristol Uniforms, a world-leading designer and manufacturer of firefighter PPE, travelled the globe last month, demonstrating its expertise at a series of exhibitions and events. September is always a busy month on the exhibition circuit, which sees some of the…

Red Cross Search & Rescue Teams Now Equipped With Emergency Vehicle To Save More Lives

Exclusively developed after an 18-month collaboration between Austrian Red Cross and Land Rover engineers Red Cross’s new emergency response vehicle is a unique custom-made Land Rover Discovery which will work with disaster response teams in Austria to help save lives…

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