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Onspot Automatic Tire Chains – Shorten your response time

A critical measure of the effectiveness of first responders – firefighters, paramedics and police – is response time. Response time is the time required to arrive on scene from the moment an emergency call is received. An important factor to…

Cancer – The current epidemic in the fire service

More firefighters have been diagnosed with cancer in the last two years, then in the previous 10 years combined, sadly, one in three firefighters will die of cancer. With a minimum of nine Group 1 carcinogens in all fire, the…

Haztec International – Supplying an extensive range of emergency vehicle warning equipment

British manufacturer, Haztec International, returns to the Emergency Services Show with many new products from its extensive range of emergency vehicle warning equipment. Haztec offers seven separate lightbar ranges, all designed and built in the UK, including the latest R65…

Safe Drive Stay Alive: Working together to protect young drivers

Does your organisation run a safe drive campaign? If so, West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service (WSFRS) want to hear from you. Many fire services across the country run Safe Drive Stay Alive or similar campaigns and this ‘emotional’ and…

TECDRON – Technical assistance and firefighting robots to increase firefighters’ safety

TECDRON, a Design & Engineering office based in France, has announced the launch of a new robot named ‘Sentinel’, designed to assist firefighters and emergency responders with dangerous, difficult and physically demanding tasks during operations. The remotely operated platform is…

UKFSC 2019 – a very good year

This year’s United Kingdom Firefighters Sailing Challenge (UKFSC) took place on 13–16 May with the largest entry of emergency services crews in its 16-year history. As the name suggests, UKFSC is a firefighter sporting event, and a great number of…

DuPont – Inaugurates new Thermo-Man® burn test unit

DuPont recently inaugurated the new Thermo-Man® burn test unit at its European Technical Center (ETC) in Meyrin, in the canton of Geneva, Switzerland. The event included an explorative journey through the DuPont European Technical Center, where DuPont engineers and technicians…

The Emergency Services Show 2019 – A Showcase of Technology and Collaboration

Visitors to this year’s Emergency Services Show can source the very latest kit and discover emerging technologies, whilst networking with partner agencies with whom they could collaborate at future fire and rescue operations. Taking place in Hall 5 at the…

PELI ATEX Lights – Guiding you safely through the danger zone

Since 1976, PELI has illuminated the world’s darkest and most dangerous places with specialized, professional lighting tools for different kinds of markets. Throughout the years, PELI has grown to be the trusted expert in ATEX lighting products, fully complying with…

Packexe® SMASH – Celebrates 10 years

Finding fame as one of the world’s leading suppliers of protection products, Packexe® is today known throughout the rescue services for its innovative safety product, Packexe® SMASH. Now an essential part of an extrication kit for many fire and rescue…

De-Wipe – The after-fire wipe for all responders

With recent research identifying the increased risk of cancer amongst firefighters, should all responders consider the potential risk of contamination whilst attending fires? A landmark study conducted in 2018 by The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) revealed that skin absorption,…

Delta Fire Nozzles – Innovation, investment and new technologies

Innovation and technological advancements have driven industry forward at an unprecedented rate in recent years with many sectors reaping the benefits of the new hi-tech era to spearhead new product developments befitting of the operational demands of the modern-day firefighter.…

PBI Performance Products – Setting the standard in firefighter protection

PBI Performance Products is setting new standards in firefighter protection around the world as more fire and rescue services than ever choose the company’s high performance fabrics to protect their firefighters in a wide range of frontline operations. The company…

MSA host round-table event

Fire service professionals and industry experts gathered at the Fire Service College in Moreton-in-Marsh, UK, for a roundtable discussion on the current state and future of breathing apparatus (BA) for firefighters. Hosted by MSA Safety, the purpose of the event…

Hard hitting nozzle types – Fact from fiction

Task Force Tips has engineered a test method to accurately measure the impact of a fire stream.  Which nozzles hit hardest? “A fire stream can be defined as a stream of water or other extinguishing agent after it leaves the…

XFlex – Bristol’s flagship range in structural firefighting PPE

Popular with firefighters around the world, it has accreditations from the European Standard of Certification (CEN) the International Standards Organisation (ISO), and recently achieved re-accreditation from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) under the new standard NFPA 1971:2018 (Protective Ensembles…

Multi-role rescue and firefighting vehicles for Leonardo Helicopters

Helicopter production first commenced at Yeovil in Somerset in 1948 following the end of the Second World War and a review of aircraft production. A number of successful international companies in succession have produced some of the world’s most popular…

Woman reunited with firefighters who saved her life 24 years ago

A woman who was rescued from a house fire on her first birthday has been reunited with the firefighters who saved her life. Jade Broderick was lying lifeless in a cot when a firefighter entered her blazing bedroom at her…

S-GARD – Firefighter protective clothing made in Germany

We would like to introduce you to a manufacturer that in recent years has become the leading provider of modern, high-end fire service protective clothing in the German-speaking countries of Europe and is now garnering plenty of attention well beyond…

Powering Global SuperTanker to suppress extreme wildfires

Wildfires are an unfortunate reality in California, and the Western United States. Larger and more destructive wildfires year-round result in 6,870 wildland fires that burn an excess of 1.5 million acres on average each year. To battle these blazes, the…

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