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Two companies with big hearts – one from California, the other from Illinois – provide water to fire victims

The CZU Lightning Complex Fire began late at night on Aug. 16 near Boulder Creek, a quiet little town deep in the redwood forest about 20 miles northeast of Santa Cruz, Calif. By the time it was contained Sept. 22,…

What Brothers Do Book Relaunch to Benefit the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation

Michael Everett Brown’s search for his missing sibling in the 9/11 aftermath becomes a fight for life and a fundraiser to aid our nation’s heroes and their families Nineteen years ago, the terrorist attacks that collapsed the World Trade Center…

Capita integrates what3words into ControlWorks to support emergency services

Capita has integrated location finding app what3words into its ControlWorks solution to enable emergency services – such as police and fire & rescue services – to respond to incidents when callers are unable to describe their exact location. This completes…

The BIG 5 to gather global construction leaders at its digital festival

The next big appointment for construction players will take place online from 23 to 26 November The Big 5, the international event accelerating growth in the construction industry for the past four decades, is launching the first Big 5 Digital…

Innovative, safe and immediately available: Magirus rounds off its product range in forest fire-fighting and off-road

At a press conference in Ulm on 24th and 25th September 2020, Magirus demonstrates its comprehensive expertise and many years of know-how, especially in the field of off-road and forest fire solutions. The company presents numerous innovations and world firsts…

Flame resistant or fire retardant? Which FR is right for your team?

The letters ‘FR’ have many meanings – flame resistant, flame retardant, fire resistant, fire retardant, but is there a difference? And which FR is the right FR for your team? The truth is these terms are used interchangeably, and there…

Two new Project Managers for Bronto Skylift

Bronto Skylift has appointed Jarmo Kokkola and Juha Särkijärvi as Project Managers to oversee and develop the total order-to-delivery process. Jarmo Kokkola is a long-time Brontonian with 12 years of experience from engineering, product management and sales within the company.…

Virtual Hazmat – assessing the impact of COVID-19 on hazmat best practice

Date: 14 October 2020Time: 13:30 – 16:30 (BST), networking from 16:30 – 18:30 (BST):Paid for event: £50+VAT Find out more and register NCEC’s Hazmat conference has proved to be the ultimate forum for hazmat professionals to gain knowledge and share experiences with…

Holmatro Pentheon Rescue Tools: Speed Comparison Test Video

Holmatro’s new Pentheon rescue tools are faster than all other rescue tools on the market, regardless of whether these are battery-powered or connected to an external pump by means of a hose. This is thanks to a feature called Stepless…

Dräger helps reduce Firefighters risk of exposure to carcinogens with new packaged solution

Dräger has launched a range of solutions for cleaning breathing apparatus, respiratory masks and PPE equipment that reduce the risk of carcinogen contamination within emergency teams as part of its Health for the Firefighter campaign. Dräger have worked in partnership…

Onscene Solutions adds color-changing LED compartment lights to its lineup

OnScene Solutions, a leading manufacturer of cargo slides, LED lighting and apparatus solutions in the fire and emergency vehicle industry, has added color-changing compartment lights to its product lineup. These lights are available in blue/white, red/white or green/white combination in…

FireDos GEN III foam proportioning systems receive FM approval according to the new test standard 5130/TD 197

Woelfersheim / Germany (August 31, 2020). The new GEN III foam proportioning system from FireDos is approved by FM Approvals. The products have been tested according to the extended, more demanding test standard 5130/TD 197, meaning it meets one of…

Historic Fires Devastate the U.S. Pacific Coast

Climate and fire scientists have long anticipated that fires in the U.S. West would grow larger, more intense, and more dangerous. But even the most experienced among them have been at a loss for words in describing the scope and intensity of…

Dräger launches ‘Health for the Firefighter’ campaign in response to firefighters’ health concerns

Dräger, an international leader in medical and safety technology, is launching its ‘Health for the Firefighter’ campaign to support fire services in driving the cultural changes that are required to protect firefighter health. The launch follows a survey* of UK…

New RFC POLY Extinguishing Systems

High-performance fire extinguishers with CAFS technology for the critical initial minutes Under Rosenbauer Firefighting Components a new series of RFC POLY extinguishing systems with integrated CAFS (Compressed Air Foam Systems) is presented. The extremely versatile systems (poly = Greek for…

Occupational firefighter concerns on PFAS: What do Dockers® pants and the precautionary principle have to do with firefighting foams and firefighters?

Occupational firefighter concerns on PFAS: What do Dockers® pants and the precautionary principle have to do with firefighting foams and firefighters? Fluorinated firefighting foams were transitioned from long chain to short chain PFAS due to the US EPA Stewardship Program.…

Sheikh Hamdan pays tribute as one firefighter dies tackling a warehouse fire at Dubai Investment Park

Sheikh Hamdan pays tribute as one firefighter dies tackling a warehouse fire at Dubai Investment Park A fire broke out in two warehouses at Dubai Investment Park on Tuesday 28th July. While the blaze was brought under control, one firefighter,…

Stay at the forefront of Safety, Technology, and Standards

Configuration according to your needs and retrofitting at any time. With the M1 SCBA Platform and its modular approach you are ready for the future. Getting ready for the future of breathing protection Even though INTERSCHUTZ Hannover was rescheduled to…

Earn best practices to help reduce Firefighter risk

The M1 SCBA allows for a deeper, more efficient clean and easy service and maintenance without compromising on safety. Getting ready for the future of breathing protection Even though INTERSCHUTZ Hannover was rescheduled to 2021, MSA didn’t want to miss…

Experience better physical protection

The M1 SCBA allows for a deeper, more efficient clean and easy service and maintenance without compromising on safety. Getting ready for the future of breathing protection Even though INTERSCHUTZ Hannover was rescheduled to 2021, MSA didn’t want to miss…

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