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Large tank pumper on MAN TGS 41.480 8x4 BB with Empl body is powered by a 4500 Allison fully automatic transmission and a 6-cylinder diesel engine with a displacement of 12.4 litres. (© Yncoris)
German chemical park fire brigade selects MAN TGS with Allison fully automatic transmission

The fire department of Chemiepark Knapsack, a chemical park in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, has put…

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Hytrans Systems BV acquires Foru Solution technology and products

Hytrans Systems BV in the Netherlands, the market leader in high-volume mobile water transport systems…

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Streamlight launches next generation Survivor right-angle torch

Streamlight Inc., a leading manufacturer of high-performance flashlights for fire/rescue and industrial professionals, has introduced…

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Perimeter Solutions introduces SOLBERG VERSAGARD 1×3 Multipurpose Fluorine-Free Foam Concentrate

Perimeter Solutions (NYSE: PRM), a leading global manufacturer of high-quality firefighting products and lubricant additives,…

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Secutech Vietnam 2022 to cater to the growing market for security solutions

Security, fire safety and smart building industry players are busy planning their trips to Secutech…

In the aftermath of an on-the-water rescue of a boater on Lake Minnetonka, the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Water Patrol Unit praised the performance of their new Lake Assault Boats patrol and rescue craft. (Photo courtesy of Captain Shane Magnuson)
Hennepin County Sheriff Water Patrol comments on the capabilities of its new patrol craft

In the aftermath of a harrowing boater rescue on Lake Minnetonka (footage available for viewing…

The Leominster winners. (HWFRS)
HWFRS firefighters qualify for national competition after dramatic Breathing Apparatus contest in Telford 

Two HWFRS teams have qualified to go forward to a national competition after the fire…

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Spreading the critical comms breakdown risk to give your business resilience 24/7

Hardware failure, internet outage, power cuts, cyber-crime, workplace floods and fires, vandalism… the list of…

Unlocking Opportunities Together

Emergency Services around the world need an upgrade. The solution is global – Global Emergency…

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Omega Pacific is back!

Rock N Rescue’s parent company, The Weinel Group has acquired the Omega Pacific brand and…

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Oshkosh Corporation acquires Maxi-Métal Inc.

Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK), a leading innovator of mission-critical vehicles and essential equipment, announced today that…

INTERSCHUTZ starts today with a strong program and brand-new topics

Now here we go. After seven years of waiting, INTERSCHUTZ finally starts today. Exciting days full of inspiration,…

Crew Manager Peter Wilson pictured alongside triplets Oscar, Oliver and Owen at Sunderland Central Community Fire Station with Lynn Murphy and Gemma Lowery of the Bradley Lowery Foundation. (TWFRS)
Firefighting uncle helping to raise £260,000 for nephew with rare cancer

A hero firefighter is putting down the hose to try and save his nephew’s life…

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FIRSTLOOK announces FL360 Search & Rescue Camera donation to @fire International Disaster Response Germany

FIRSTLOOK, the rescue products division of Agility Technologies (ATC) and FIRSTLOOK European partner Vogt-CTE, are…

Thomas Hilse, President Magirus. (Magirus)
Innovation is and remains our drive, but needs investment power and economic efficiency

An interview with Thomas Hilse, President of Magirus, on the opportunities and challenges in the…

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A safer and more accessible way of cleaning SCBAs by RESCUE Intellitech

With the new addition to their decon washer line-up, RESCUE Intellitech’s aim is to be…

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IEDO CONF PARIS 2022: international exchanges on life-saving drones

The IEDO association announces the opening of the first international drone conference for emergency actors:…

SCBA - Self contained breathing apparatus. (Draeger)
Dräger wins two iF design awards

Dräger, an international leader in the fields of medical and safety technology, has been awarded…

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KFRS first emergency service to achieve LGBTQ+ standard

Kent Fire and Rescue Service is proud to announce during Pride Month, that it’s the…

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INTERSCHUTZ with a strong programme and brand-new topics

When INTERSCHUTZ opens its doors in a few days’ time (20–25 June), Hannover will become…

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