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Vessel Fire Plans

In my previous article entitled, ‘Shipboard Basics’ I mentioned that one of the first things…

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The application of fireground intelligence

Firefighters need fast, reliable communications with clear audio, better safety systems and situational awareness to…

Guardians of the Mackintosh: Firefighters save world-renowned building in Glasgow from a devastating blaze
Guardians of the Mackintosh:

Firefighters save world-renowned building in Glasgow from a devastating blaze Scottish Fire and Rescue Service…

The Team Approach to Road Traffic Collisions
The Team Approach to Road Traffic Collisions

In my previous article I spoke about the role of the Incident Commander at an…

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4th Annual Fire Safety Technology Forum, Abu Dhabi, UAE

World Civil Defence Day 2014 was marked in Abu Dhabi with the 4th Annual Fire…

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Anytime, anywhere, anyhow learning

Like all public sector organisations, emergency services the world over have had to adapt and…

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Merino lays down the challenge

We now live in a synthetic dominated world where we have been persuaded into believing…

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Ultra High Pressure – the new (old) tool for fighting fire

High Pressure fire fighting is not a new concept in fire suppression; the use of…

Aiding preparedness in the event of a CBRN or major HazMat incident

The Government Decontamination Service (GDS) was set up in 2005 following a review of the…

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Responding to wildfire risk in Northumberland (UK):

Training and Partnership Working Although the UK is not commonly recognised around the World for…

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Fire Protection of LNG Assets

Whether you own or work at a liquid natural gas (LNG) plant, a fire fighter…

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A Clearer Picture

Despite some initial operational challenges, the introduction of remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) into the…

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Joint working between Aviation and Municipal Fire and Rescue Services

During the past decade the advancement towards technical design concepts regarding aircraft construction have been…

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A working partnership

As the New Dimension contract approaches its sixth year, it’s clear to see the ways…

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An Internal Size-Up

“911, what’s your emergency?” This simple phrase is heard by thousands of callers, on a…

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PPV – Saving lives in the US for more than 40 years

Positive pressure ventilation is now the mainstay of firefighting departments across the US. As with…

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Extrication from an overturned vehicle

A vehicle overturned on its roof is not an everyday situation in vehicle extrication, forcing…

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Multi-Purpose Amphibious Vehicles – for SAR and Fire Fighting Operations

In today’s reality of limited manpower and reduced assets, every sheriff, fire chief and emergency…

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We are here to help you!

We are here to help you! The Fire Fighters Charity is here not only for…

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True Innovation in the Firefighting Foam Industry

As everyone associated with the firefighting foam industry can attest to, the firefighting foam industry…

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