International Fire Fighter E-News – April 2022

Cornwall Fire & Rescue Service – Liskeard Fire Station. (Photo Credit: Alfie Martin)
Movember Awards 2021

Firefighters in Cornwall have been supporting the charity Movember for a number of years. Movember…

Firefighter Scott Canham. (TWFRS)
Firefighter following in father’s footsteps achieves apprenticeship distinction

A Geordie lifesaver born and bred in the West End of Newcastle has proudly achieved…

Agility Technologies Corporation announces FIRSTLOOK

Agility Technologies Corporation (Agility), developer of innovative products for the emergency services market has announced…

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Tough as old boots: footwear specialist HAIX gets mending trending

Every year, around 149 million pairs of shoes are thrown into landfills in the UK.…

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Fire Department Service Announcement

Bulletin #54, Aqueous Film-Forming Foam (AFFF), the former ‘Gold Standard’ ‘The delay in taking action…

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Overwatch Imaging raises $11 million to scale its AI-enabled airborne imaging systems

Overwatch Imaging, a leader in airborne imaging systems for piloted aircraft and drones, has announced…

Wildfire Management interview with Ben McGrane

Could I please kindly ask that you give a short introduction about yourself? My name…

Simplex ES Net now allows in-building emergency audio and firefighter telephone communication to be sent digitally over the life-safety data network. (Johnson Controls)
Simplex ES Net life safety network now combines digital in-building emergency audio and firefighter communication for simplicity and cost savings

Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, has announced a money-saving…

First speakers for AFAC22 conference announced

The first tranche of speakers for AFAC22 powered by INTERSCHUTZ has been revealed with not…

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From Rosenbauer to Binz: INTERSCHUTZ shows emergency vehicles of the future

Hannover will become the capital of the blue light scene in a few weeks, despite…

INTERSCHUTZ: more important than ever!

The increase in natural disasters has already noticeably changed the daily lives of many aid…

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Securex returns to Lagos to inspire, engage and reconnect its community

Securex West Africa returns in May, to reunite its community and act as a catalyst…

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Teledyne celebrates world-class manufacturing facilities

Robust and quality-centric manufacturing processes ensure that products perform their designated function, be it site…

NFPA annual Conference & Expo to return to live event in Boston, Mass.

In a slightly delayed celebration of its 125th anniversary, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) will…

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Expertise and guidance on hand at FIREX International 2022: agenda announced

Some of the leading personalities in fire safety law and standards, fire risk assessments and…

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DuPont launches Nomex Xtreme Performance

DuPont Personal Protection has announced the launch of Nomex Xtreme Performance, a new premier protection…

The Little Hose Monster is stackable up to three, allowing for a larger capacity flow test. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
The Hose Monster Company – Bringing flow testing into the 21st century

The Hose Monster Company is a collection of professionals dedicated to elevating the fire-protection industry…

Inventor Ross Kemp demonstrating the use of the rescue float and tow line rescue tactic with Staff RBO Instructor Stuart Abbott. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Asap Water Rescue Jet Board: a new water and flood rescue tool

Professional Rescue is a training services company very interested in research, always scanning for innovative…

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Emergency lifting with levers – Part 2

Following on from the first part of this feature we will now explore the different…

An AFFF training exercise. AFFF has proven to be persistent in the environment and bioaccumulative since its inception. Image courtesy of Don Drent
Fire Departments stand down on the PFAS front

In Wisconsin, the Kenosha Fire Department stopped using a firefighting foam that contained PFAS chemicals…

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