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Hot new hood! FlamePro announces new particulate hood

FlamePro, a British manufacturing specialist of life-saving garments for firefighters, has developed a new particulate…

The FAST Board is a disruptive technology for rescue

Rapid Intervention is rarely rapid – The FAST Board changes that! Studies show that the…

Volkan Lion 6X6 – the new protector of Malaysian Airports

Airport operations require extra specialization, knowledge and having perfect equipment for firefighters. Lion is manufactured…

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Storm Christoph is on the way

Storm Christoph will bring heavy rain to parts of Cambridgeshire over the next few days,…

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The crucial role of digital radio communications in the firefighting industry

Across the country, Fire and Rescue Services continue to play a crucial role in mitigating…

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Microsoft Stories podcast: episode 9 – Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service

In the ninth episode of the Microsoft Stories podcast, Chief Fire Officer Chris Davies QFSM,…

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CMA successfully completes 2020

The Critical Messaging Association, a global association of stakeholders in alternative communications, has had a…

Oshkosh Airport Products has unveiled the new Oshkosh® Striker® ARFF vehicle with an optimized cockpit and best-in-class legacy features. (Image copyright: Oshkosh)
Oshkosh Airport Products introduces upgraded features on Oshkosh Striker ARFF Vehicle

Oshkosh Airport Products, LLC have announced that the company has introduced an upgraded Oshkosh Striker…

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Fire Standards Board publish the first Fire Standards for England

The first four Fire Standards for fire and rescue services in England are to be…

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Home fire safety in lockdown

Residents can get quick home fire safety advice as more people are indoors and the…

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FDNY Fire Commissioner Nigro announces 5% decrease in fire deaths for 2020

Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro today announced the city had 63 civilian fire deaths in…

FBU members provided a guard of honour for a New Cross house fire memorial on the
40th anniversary of New Cross fire: Fire Brigades Union comment

On the 40th anniversary of a fire during a house party in New Cross, South…

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Advanced Mobile Location: a game-changer for emergency services

Countries around the world are implementing AML, a technology revolutionizing emergency response. And saving lives.…

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Atlantic Emergency Solutions acquires Finley Fire Equipment

Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, announced today that Atlantic Emergency Solutions, Inc. has…

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Institution of Fire Engineers approves NFPA CFPS credential as key component for IFE membership application

The Membership Application Assessment Panel (MAAP) of the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) has determined…

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Bulletin #6 from the Foam Exposure Committee: C6 firefighting foams

There are vast differences in firefighting foams and, unfortunately, the Safety Data Sheets (SDS) are…

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Emergency communications in the 21st century

Over the past decades, our world has seen an astonishing technological transformation. This revolution has…

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Fire service bosses pull out of Covid-19 agreement

Fire and rescue service employers have unilaterally scrapped a groundbreaking agreement with the Fire Brigades…

Developing a global standard for fire reporting

Fire is a universal risk, impacting all societies, economies and geographies. The costs to people,…

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The Fire Fighters Charity joins forces with front-line charities to launch national wellness campaign

Last year marked a year like no other for UK front-line staff as they battled…

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