Eight Members of One Family Perish in Abu Dhabi House Fire

A 12-month-old infant, five children have died alongside two women in a fire that spread rapidly through a villa in the Baniyas area of Abu Dhabi on Tuesday 2nd October. Four other family members remain in a critical condition in…

Annual Statistics Report Highlights Performance of Dubai Civil Defence in 2017

The average response time for Dubai Civil Defence to major, medium and minor accidents is 7.7 minutes according to the 2017 annual statistics report of the General Directorate of the Dubai Civil Defence. Average incident completion time is 20.7 minutes. The fire…

Dubai Civil Defence View Rosenbauer Electric Powered Fire Appliance

Members of the Dubai Civil Defence Executive Technical Specifications Committee visited Austria to attend a workshop on the ‘Electric Experimental Mechanisms’. As part of the trip to explore opportunities presented by electrically powered vehicles and equipment, Committee members also visited…

8th Fire Safety Forum, Dubai UAE

Dear Valued Subscriber, With the increase of building fires in the Middle East region, the issue of fire safety has increased the concerns and regulations of government officials and fire professionals. With this in mind, the Dubai Civil Defence is…

Peli Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary in Europe!

The Leading Manufacturer Opened in Barcelona in 1997 and Now Successfully Manages Nearly 100 Countries Across EMEA Peli is delighted to celebrate its 20th Anniversary in Europe. Based in Barcelona, Peli™ Products is the EMEA (Europe, Middle East & Africa)…

Bahrain International Defence Exhibition and Conference (BIDEC) 2017 experiences huge demand at regional expos

Interest in BIDEC 2017, one of the region’s most important international defence exhibitions, rises as endorsements begin. Bahrain’s pioneering defence exhibition, scheduled to be held in October this year, has attracted considerable interest at other international defence exhibitions. The promotional…

Curtains come down on Intersec Saudi Arabia 2017 with double anticipated visitor numbers

The inaugural edition of Intersec Saudi Arabia concluded its debut run last week in high style, welcoming 6,131 Saudi trade buyers at the Jeddah Centre for Forums and Events. The visitor count was nearly double than what was anticipated by…

The new B-DETECTION PLUS

The online gas measurement system B-DETECTION monitors the quality of the breathing air produced. It is available in two versions: PLUS i, fully integrated into the compressor system, and the standalone PLUS s for wall mounting. Automatic, continuous and outstandingly…

Developing inspirational leadership for health, safety and environmental management

Speakers at the British Safety Council’s conference in Dubai will explore the link between leadership, culture and performance in health, safety and environmental management. “You can legislate for compliance but you have to inspire people to achieve excellence. In practice,…

Under the patronage of the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs (MOMRA), Dar al Riyadh and Nispana jointly announce the first Saudi Smart Cities Conference 2017

With the economic diversification plans in place, key government authorities across kingdom are emphasising on providing the best quality of life for their citizens, which means seamless transportation, state-of-the-art healthcare facilities, round the clock security, affordable housing and most importantly…

Intersec expo 2017 attracts a record 33,501 visitors from 129 countries

Global product launches, live demonstrations, new bilateral agreements, and updated UAE Fire Safety Codes were among the many highlights that shared centre-stage, as the curtains came down on the world’s leading trade show for security, safety, and fire protection. Intersec…

His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum opens Intersec 2017

Dubai security, safety, and fire protection showcase gets underway featuring 1,304 exhibitors from 58 countries Dubai, UAE: Intersec 2017, the world’s largest trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection, got underway at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre…

Updates on UAE Fire Safety and Life Protection codes completed and to be announced at Intersec 2017 – Dubai Civil Defence

Three-day Dubai trade show gets ready for action featuring 1,304 exhibitors from 58 countries Updates on the UAE’s fire safety codes have been completed, with the proposed changes, developments, and new chapters to be announced at Intersec 2017 next week,…

Unauthorised drones in Middle East take a nose dive as remote detection and disabling technology arrives in Dubai

SkyDroner to make its regional debut among scores of new product launches at Intersec 2017 Drone detection and disabling technology, and a retail mobile solution using augmented reality are a couple of exciting examples of new product launches on show…

Germany, UK, France, Italy lead international exhibitor charge at Intersec 2017 in Dubai

European heavyweights headline 13 country pavilions at world’s largest trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection Dubai, UAE, 20 January 2016: European exhibitors are making their presence felt at the world’s largest trade fair for security, safety, and fire…

FLIR K2 TIC with MSX®

FLIR wants to make high-quality thermal cameras standard issue equipment. Not just one TIC for every truck, but for each crew member in it. Without sacrificing capability, ruggedness or reliability, the K2’s €1,245 price tag makes that more possible than…

Dhahi Khalfan Tamim Inaugurates Critical Communications MENA 2016

Region’s leading critical communications expo moves to new venue to explore emerging era of broadband innovation. H.E. Lieutenant General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chairman of Police and General Security in Dubai, headed the opening rites of Critical Communications MENA (CCMENA)…

Bravo Expands Strategic Partnership with Motorola Solutions to Unify Communications and Enhance Public Safety in Saudi Arabia

Bravo, the critical communications arm of Saudi Telecom Company, has selected Motorola Solutions as one of its partners to build a nationwide public safety network based on TETRA (Terrestrial Trunked Radio) across the Kingdom. Motorola Solutions will be working with…

Securexpo East Africa aligns itself with the Secure Kenya 2030 initiative

Securexpo East Africa returns again this November with this year’s edition far bigger than it was in 2015. The whole event has grown by 25% with over 70 companies now exhibiting and thousands of products on display. The conference has…

Middle East security, safety, and fire protection markets on double-digit growth paths as countdown begins to Intersec 2017

The Middle East market for security, safety, and fire protection is on track for double digit growth over the next four years, as regional governments and the private sector look for improved technologies to better protect assets, people, businesses, and…

Subscribe to International Fire Fighter today for FREE!

Choose a Printed or Digital subscription to have full access to our website content.

Subscribe here for FREE

To dismiss this message please login here