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Ziegler Brandweertechniek B.V. receives an order about 5 RW Crane

On March 3rd, 2020, Ziegler Brandweertechniek B.V. signed a contract for the delivery of 5 RW Crane to the security region of Midden en West Brabant. These vehicles will be delivered between 2020 and 2021 to the fire departments Breda,…

FREQUENTIS supports UK Home Office and Emergency Services in the transition to Emergency Services Network (ESN)

New approach to the delivery of ESN to increase confidence, ensure resilience and support swift deployment Frequentis will work with the Home Office to ensure that Frequentis control room operators have access to a fully approved and easy to use…

Capita wins Home Office contract to support migration to new Emergency Services Network

Capita’s Software division has been awarded a contract by the Home Office to develop a solution to migrate the current Airwave system to the Emergency Services Network (ESN), a new critical communications system to be used by emergency services in…

Conferences Postponed to New Dates in September due to Corona Virus

Organisers of the IFSEC/FIREX Events in May (INFORMA) have announced that they will be postponing due to impacts of the Corona Virus. This will impact the delivery of the one-day conferences that were due to take place; High Rise Firefighting,…

SFRS launches campaign to reduce false fire alarm signals

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is continuing its efforts to reduce thousands of needless false fire alarms by launching an information campaign. According to the latest statistics, firefighters responded to a total of 28,713 such incidents over the course…

Appointment of New Deputy Chief Fire Officer for Derbyshire

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Authority is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Deputy Chief Fire Officer (DCFO) for Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service. Rick Roberts, who has been Acting Deputy Chief Fire Officer since September 2019, was appointed…

Upcycled fire hoses provide some bear necessities

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service has swung into action yet again – by providing the bear necessities for some upcycled play equipment for Edinburgh Zoo. The emergency service is dedicated to reducing waste and always seeking creative and innovative…

ProFire launch Heavy Rescue Instructor Course for 2020

ProFire have announced the dates for their new Skills for Justice Accredited Heavy Vehicle Rescue Instructor Course for Fire Services to be run in 2020. The team behind ProFire have a long reputation of delivering high quality courses with very…

Fire Danger in the Urban Interface

Its undeniable that the weather is changing.  Temperatures are getting hotter, droughts are longer, bushfires are becoming more frequent and disastrous.  We’ve all witnessed how the firefighting authorities, professional and volunteers, have responded in a dramatic and positive way to…

Firefighters break down gender barriers to mark International Women’s Day

Firefighting may be viewed traditionally as a ‘man’s job’, but one team in Warrington is showing that gender is no barrier when it comes to pursuing your dream career. Jo Collier, Ellie Ditchfield and Georgina Warner are all part of…

Securex West Africa 2020 rescheduled following the escalation of COVID-19 Coronavirus globally

Afrocet Montgomery has today announced that Securex West Africa 2020 and it’s co-located events including Firexpo and WACSS, scheduled to take place at The Landmark Centre, Lagos from 17 – 18 March will be rescheduled following the escalation of COVID-19…

Innovative Fire Training Buildings

Buckingham Fire & Rescue, Blue Light Hub, Milton Keynes, UK The new Blue-Light Hub £14 million fire, police and ambulance campus in Milton Keynes includes a live fire training building designed and built by Crofton Engineering. The joint facility for…

IFSEC and FIREX and co-located shows rescheduled to take place on 8–10 September 2020 at London ExCeL

IFSEC and FIREX 2020 and their co-located events, which were originally scheduled to be staged in May 2020, will now be held at ExCeL London on 8–10 September 2020. This rescheduling covers the following events:   IFSEC International FIREX International Safety &…

Only 100 days left until the gates open on INTERSCHUTZ

It’s going to be the biggest and most international INTERSCHUTZ of all time. This Saturday, it will be exactly 100 days until the world’s leading trade fair for the fire and rescue services, civil protection, safety and security kicks off.…

London Burning – A story of courage during the blitz

Pegasus Publishers are pleased to announce the publication of London Burning which is available to order from bookshops or direct from the publisher. About the book The Blitz began in September 1940. Night after night the Luftwaffe bombed London, with…

Norfolk’s First Police and Fire Collaboration Report Issued

A report highlighting progress made since Norfolk’s police and fire service signed a pledge to work better together has been released. Members of Norfolk County Council’s cabinet will be presented with the first Annual Report into Norfolk’s Police and Fire…

NCEC welcomes hazmat expert Ed Sullivan

The National Chemical Emergency Centre (NCEC) is pleased to announce that Ed Sullivan has recently joined the team in a new role as the Hazmat Lead. Ed brings a wealth of experience gained through working for a local authority fire…

More than two-thirds of all fire fatalities in Scotland were over 50-years-old

MORE than two thirds of people who died as a result of fire in Scotland in the last five years were over 50-years-old, according to the latest statistics. Figures also show that almost a third of all fire casualties for…

Tackling Arson Together

Cleveland Fire Brigade is launching a campaign to tackle arson as the estimated costs to the local economy reached nearly £18m in 2018/19. 85% of fire calls to the Brigade are deliberate fires and they divert resources away from other…

Postponement Euralarm GA and Industry Forum

The organisation committee for the 2020 Euralarm General Assembly, Industry Forum and 50th anniversary celebrations on May 27 and the section meetings on May 28 reviewed the planned activities in light of the COVID virus and the possible effects on traveling…

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