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Discover Emerging Technology at The Emergency Services Show

Discover emerging technologies and source the very latest kit at The Emergency Services Show. Fire and rescue personnel and industrial brigades from around the world are invited to attend the event taking place at the NEC, Birmingham. UK on Wednesday…

REV Group Fire Division launches a new ecommerce website for Fire Truck Aftermarket Parts Sales and Service

REV Group (NYSE: REVG), manufacturer of industry-leading speciality vehicle brands, has launched a new ecommerce website for REV Fire Parts – firetruckparts.com – featuring parts for ANY fire truck, including E-ONE, KME and Ferrara vehicles. The new site offers one of the…

Twin Philippine earthquakes kill eight people last Saturday

Eight people were killed and around 60 injured when twin earthquakes of magnitude 5.4 and 5.9 struck islands in the northern Philippines early Saturday (Jul 27) while many were still asleep. The first pre-dawn quake caused five of the casualties,…

Firefighters doing more for their communities

The Firefighters Plus Programme is a cross-border partnership co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme that aims at helping firefighters use their position as role models to promote social inclusion within their communities. Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) have been enrolled…

HME Ahrens-Fox Awarded Three-Year California DGS Contract for OES Type 6 Wildland Apparatus

New Type 6 Wildland Apparatus offer increased pump capacity and rescue functionality Three-year contract begins spring of 2020 with delivery of first 81 units HME Ahrens-Fox Type 6 Wildland Apparatus will be available to all California government agencies and institutions…

Wisconsin’s Town of Gibraltar Fire Department Places a 28-foot Lake Assault Boats Rescue Craft Into Service

New fire and rescue vessel was 100% funded through a local non-profit organization. Lake Assault Boats, part of Fraser Shipyards and a leading manufacturer of fire, patrol, and rescue craft, has placed a 28-foot vessel into service with the Town…

The Fire Fighters Charity boosts nursing clients’ support by 100 places a year

The Fire Fighters Charity can now provide residential nursing support to more of its beneficiaries after a successful application to the Care Quality Commission saw the number of approved nursing beds – supported by a team of registered nurses and…

Firefighters issue an urgent warning about cold water shock as three people drown in one day

Firefighters are urging people not to enter into open water during the heatwave as three people drown in the capital yesterday. With the weather heating up it may be tempting to dive in and cool off in one of London’s…

The 4th edition of the I4CM successfully took place in Copenhagen

The organisation of an annual Innovation for Crisis Management (I4CM) event is one of the key outcomes of the DRIVER+ project. Concerned with contributing to the development of a shared understanding in Crisis Management and related topics, this event provides…

New Data: 62% of Fire & Rescue Organisations Unable to Record Social Media Response Times

According to a recent study, just over half (54%) of UK Fire and Rescue Services struggle to record their response times to inbound messages and enquiries across their social media channels. With inbound enquiries from residents and other stakeholders increasing…

County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service moves to Infographics’ FireWatch Cloud platform

Infographics today announced that County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue is the latest Service to move to the FireWatch Cloud – a fully managed service based on the Microsoft Azure platform. The new FireWatch Cloud solution will provide a…

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service utilises Panasonic rugged solution for the frontline

Emergency operational capabilities transformed by access to vital information at the scene The deployment of more than 200 Panasonic rugged TOUGHBOOK tablets is transforming the working lives of firefighters at Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service (DWFRS) by providing…

Courtney Aviation Partners with Overwatch Imaging at East Fire in Mendocino National Forest

First REAL real-time data collection, mapping and on-demand dissemination of wildfire data. Courtney Aviation became the first federally contracted aviation company to deploy the Overwatch Imaging TK-5 Earthwatch digital imaging sensor on their Helio Courier mapping aircraft. This new technology…

E-ONE Industrial Pumpers delivered to Imperial Oil, Citgo Petroleum and Collins Fire Department

E-ONE, a subsidiary of REV Group and a leading manufacturer of fire apparatus, is pleased to announce the recent delivery of three different industrial custom pumpers for Imperial Oil, Citgo Petroleum and Collins Fire Department. With a great variety of…

Ground-breaking ceremony at a new state-of-the-art training centre

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service and Cheshire Fire Authority have marked the start of work to create a state-of-the-art training centre with a ground-breaking ceremony. On Friday 12 July the first piece of turf was cut at the former headquarters…

Hampshire host ‘best AFSA event ever’

More than 140 people turned out to enjoy what is being hailed as the best AFSA conference ever. Football legend John Barnes and music icon Craig David both put in an appearance at the two-day Spring Conference of the Asian…

37 newly elected MEPs have pledged to help improve fire safety in buildings

37 newly elected MEPs from 21 countries have pledged to work to improve fire safety in buildings in this new European Parliamentary term. Launched in the European Parliament in February, the #Together4FireSafety campaign called for candidates to act together with the…

Emergency Services Share Lessons Learnt from Frontline

A programme of free CPD seminars focusing on the lessons learnt from frontline operations will run at The Emergency Services Show this year at the NEC, Birmingham on 18 and 19 September. The Lessons Learnt Theatre, sponsored by UCLan, will feature case…

REVEALED: The true stories of life in a Welsh Fire Station

TV cameras have been given exclusive access to go behind the scenes with the fire service in one of Wales’ biggest and busiest towns.  ‘Fire Station 20’ is the operational name for South Wales Fire and Rescue’s base in Barry…

West Sussex and Surrey Fire and Rescue make a joint move on to Infographics’ FireWatch Cloud

 Infographics today announced a joint collaboration between West Sussex and Surrey Fire and Rescue as part of their move to a fully managed Cloud delivery and maintenance model, with FireWatch on the Microsoft Azure platform.  The new FireWatch Cloud solution,…

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