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Shocking video of an Arc Flash highlights lack of awareness around potential killer

In a shocking online video this week, a Russian worker repairing a transformer is seen experiencing a potentially fatal Arc Flash. Carrying out the repairs in an electricity substation, the operative managed to escape with only minor injuries to his arm, however…

Dubai Airshow 2019 off to a Flying Start

Event set to welcome more than 87,000 visitors over the next five days Dubai Airshow 2019 was officially opened this afternoon, Sunday 17 November, by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of UAE and…

Hemisphere Series Video

A versatile, lightweight, and quick to deploy portable monitor that gives the user the ability to quickly establish water flow in locations that ground monitors cannot. Since the HEMISPHERE doesn’t rely on gravity for stability, it can be pointed horizontal…

Oxon Tech / Greeve Systems and Brandwidth progress to Phase 2 of GovTech Catalyst challenge

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service (MAWWFRS) is pleased to announce that it is progressing into Phase 2 of its GovTech Catalyst challenge. Phase 1 of the GovTech Catalyst challenge involved 5 companies who were each awarded up…

EU funded project LASH FIRE aims to improve ro-ro ship fire safety

Project partners from 13 EU Member States investigate cost-efficient measures to mitigate the risk from ro-ro space fires. The European Commission invests M€ 12 to solve this international maritime fire safety challenge. Comprehensive consortium to update fire legislation The project…

Thornton Tomasetti Completes Restoration and Reconstruction of Historic Cast Iron Fire Watchtower in Harlem

Thornton Tomasetti, the international engineering firm, has completed the restoration and reconstruction of the Harlem Fire Watchtower in Marcus Garvey Park, which was unveiled to the public by the New York City Parks Department on October 26th. It is a…

CMC™ and HARKEN INDUSTRIAL™ Announce the launch of the CLUTCH™ MULTI-PURPOSE TOOL

“More Is Possible” Santa Barbara, CA, October 25, 2019 – CMC and Harken Industrial are excited to announce the launch of the much anticipated CLUTCH, the latest evolution in rescue and rope access hardware, intuitively designed for ease of operation…

Capita and what3words unite to improve emergency services

Capita plc (Capita) has joined forces with location start-up what3words to help police and fire services respond to emergency incidents with precise accuracy – even when callers are unable to explain or describe where they are. what3word’s location-finding app will…

BigChange Apps Give Fireward Complete Control Over Mobile Workforce

Automatic fire suppression specialist, Fireward Ltd, has rolled out high-tech mobile workforce management software, providing real-time visibility to field operations within the business. The App-based software, JobWatch sees field-based engineers equipped with rugged tablets, replacing all need for physical paperwork,…

DuPont announces the winners of the European Kevlar® Innovation Awards at A+A

DuPont Personal Protection today announced the winners of its annual DuPont™ Kevlar® Innovation Awards. DuPont created the awards to highlight excellence in innovation and design of protective gloves made with DuPont™ Kevlar®. The winners will be formally presented with a…

Gamber-Johnson Introduces New Premium Motion Attachment Products

Gamber-Johnson has introduced the new Mongoose® XE and Mongoose® XLE premium motion attachment products with various mounting patterns for technology use in emergency service and enterprise fleets. The new in-vehicle computer mounts are versatile and accommodating with greater flexibility and…

Think Like a Consumer – ESF’s Product Safety Conference

Get ready for one of the major events in the industry calendar: Electrical Safety First’s 11th annual product safety conference. This year’s theme is Think Like a Consumer – Behaviour-led insights for Safer Products, which will be held at Church…

ASFP response to the Grenfell Tower Public Inquiry Report

The Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) welcomes the release of the report following the first phase of the Public Inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire and will comment further once the findings have been examined in greater depth. It…

Hazmat 2020 – reignite your passion for hazmat

Hazmat 2020, the premier event for hazmat professionals, is a 2-day event organised by the National Chemical Emergency Centre (NCEC) and will be held in Stratford-upon-Avon, UK on 13 and 14 May. It is an essential opportunity for you to…

Over 80 front line responders gather in Glasgow in seminar

Dealing with Compassion Fatigue Front line responders gather in Glasgow A group of over 80 front line responders gathered in Glasgow last week (24 October) to take part in C7 Church’s seminar on compassion fatigue led by renowned US-based licenced…

Assembly response to Grenfell inquiry

Commenting on the inquiry, Chair of the London Assembly Fire, Resilience and Emergency Planning Committee, Andrew Dismore AM said: “Our thoughts today are first and foremost with the bereaved, survivors, and residents of Grenfell Tower.  “Earlier this month, the LFB published their…

Midwest Fire Hosts More Than 100 Visitors on Manufacturing Day 2019

Midwest Fire successfully hosted their 3rd annual Manufacturing Day (MFG). More than 100 visitors from the area toured the facility, including a group of visitors from the Veterans Home, students from Beaver Creek Hills, and Luverne High School. Each year…

Home oxygen fires claim a life every four days, new study reveals A third of incidents involve a cylinder explosion, putting the public and emergency services at risk

Home oxygen fires claim a life every four days in the US, new data has revealed. The analysis, which is the first of its kind, found that the likely annual death toll is higher than previous estimates by the National…

AF&RS joins with Catch22 to provide positive role models

Avon Fire & Rescue Service (AF&RS) joined with charity Catch22 to inspire young males by providing them with positive role models and a Fire Safety Course. As part of the partnership, seven teenagers aged from 14- 16 spent six weeks…

Thames Valley Local Resilience Forum Selects Everbridge Mass Notification

Everbridge chosen to underpin the “multi-agency notification process” for major incidents or emergencies in the Thames Valley LONDON – October 242019 – Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management and enterprise safety software applications to help keep people…

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