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Understanding policy and procedure: A must for station design

A synergetic relationship between policy and design are extremely important in the layout of Fire Stations. The article will address this relationship and the effects on the long-term health of the firefighters that live and work there.

Deadline Approaching: Apply now for an NVFC Scholarship to Columbia Southern University

Looking to further your education but concerned about the cost? Then apply for the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) scholarship to Columbia Southern University (CSU)! NVFC and CSU have teamed up for the 10th year to offer two NVFC members…

Reducing carcinogens with Compressed Air Foam and other topics during iCAFS

Are you involved in firefighting and open to innovation on extinguishing methods or are you already a user of Compressed Air Foam (CAF) and do you want to know more about the various extinguishing possibilities of this versatile extinguishing technology? Then you shouldn’t miss the first brand independent Compressed Air Foam Symposium (iCAFS) in Amsterdam on the 19th and 20th of September

Kansas Firefighter Recruitment and Safety Grant Application Period Now Open

The application period for the 2018 Kansas Firefighter Recruitment and Safety Grant (KFRSG) is now open until the grant deadline of October 1, 2018. The grant is made possible with the State of Kansas budget passed by the State Legislature…

Student supports crews tackling Saddleworth blaze

A STUDENT set to graduate from the University of Salford has been providing support to fire crews fighting the blaze on Saddleworth Moor. Vanessa Hughes, who has just completed a degree in Sports Science, has spent the last nine months…

RBFRS Breaks Ground On New Firehouse Facility

Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service’s (RBFRS) Firehouse is set to be completely re-configured to provide a contemporary facility for firefighters’ training.  On Monday, 9 July, work began to refurbish the Firehouse and it is anticipated to be complete by September 2018.…

HAIX to showcase elite emergency services footwear range at ESS 2018

Attendees of The Emergency Services Show 2018 will be searching for high specification safety footwear that supports them at work.  HAIX, global safety boot manufacturer, will be showcasing its latest innovations in emergency services footwear at this year’s show, stand L77.…

A piece of Italy in Thai rescue equipment

In south-east Asia, many devices on ambulance board are manufactured and projected in Italy. Here are the equipment used also in a rescue mission that is holding the entire world’s breath. The story of thirteen young soccer players, called “wild…

Fire service plea for vigilance after spate of hot weather arson attacks in Norfolk

Arsonists are putting lives at risk across Norfolk in the hot weather, with more than half of the open fires in Norfolk over the last year believed to have been started deliberately. Recent problem areas include Mousehold Heath and the…

FREQUENTIS equips co-located police and fire control rooms in Norway

Fourth co-located control centre, Ski, officially opened by the Minister of Justice The Norwegian police reform has been in the process of integrating 27 police districts into 12 for the past two years and co-locating fire control centres, as part…

Airbus heralds the new era of alerting in the German state of Hesse

Airbus has delivered more than 50,000 Tetra Pagers P8GR to the Hessian fire brigades and rescue services in Germany Elancourt, 2 July 2018 – Airbus has delivered more than 50,000 Tetra pagers “P8GR” to the Hessian fire brigades, emergency services…

UK-Based Body Worn Camera Expert opens new office in the USA

Edesix, market-leaders in the provision of Body Worn Cameras (BWC), has opened an office in the USA. Edesix’s new US base is in New Jersey and will house both US and UK staff. The UK-based wearable camera expert is primarily…

FeuerTrutz 2019 – Europe’s largest trade fair for preventive fire protection

FeuerTrutz, the international trade fair for preventive fire protection, will take place on 20 and 21 February 2019 at the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg. The last round set new records with 286 exhibitors and about 8,400 trade visitors. An attractive supporting…

​International Safety Awards 2019 are launched

British Safety Council launches International Safety Awards 2019 with new award categories and improvements to make them more globally accessible The British Safety Council’s International Safety Awards are an internationally recognised accolade for safety excellence. The Awards, in their 61st year in 2019,…

PGI Announces the Introduction of FireLine Multi Mission Dual Certified Garments

Firefighters and departments are trained and prepared to respond to a wide variety of situations involving fires, explosions, rescues, medical emergencies, hazardous conditions and natural disasters. They also respond to nonemergency service calls, good intent calls and false alarms. Less…

Security Essen Becomes the Hotspot of the International Security and Fire Prevention Sectors

Leading Fair for Civil Security Enticing with Comprehensive Supporting Programme From September 25 to 28, 2018, Security Essen will become the meeting place of the international security and fire prevention sectors. The leading event will take place on Messe Essen’s…

REV FIRE Group welcomes Roger Lackore as Director of Product Development

REV Group, a manufacturer of industry-leading specialty vehicle brands, has announced the addition of Roger Lackore as the Director of Product Development for the REV Fire Group. With more than 30 years of experience in heavy truck engineering, including 25…

‘FORE-FIGHTERS’on fire as they complete eight fundraising rounds in just over 15 hours

Four firefighters who planned to play a staggering eight rounds of golf in a little more than 16½ hours to help raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support achieved their aim with a remarkable hour to spare. The quartet – Rob…

Free Workshops, Challenges and Seminars at The Emergency Services Show

This September sees the return of The Emergency Services Show to Birmingham with plenty of kit, networking, training and demonstrations on offer to visitors from the fire and rescue services. The growing two-day event takes place in Hall 5 and…

The outstanding contribution of four inspirational Scottish Fire and Rescue Service figures has been recognised as part of the Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Operations Control Area Manager Libby Logan, long-serving retained firefighter Rosemary Curtis and recently-retired Local Senior Officer David Rout have all been awarded the Queen’s Fire Service Medal. And retired Deputy Assistant Chief Officer Ally Boyle has also been appointed a…

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