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Capita launches first ever RAF Sponsored Reserves Firefighter recruitment drive

Capita Fire and Rescue has launched the first Sponsored Reserves recruitment campaign of its kind…

Research collaboration informs international classification of firefighting as carcinogenic

The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) recently classified occupational exposure as a firefighter…

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HAIX sponsors Team GB at the British Firefighter Challenge 2022

HAIX, a global functional footwear specialist, is proud to sponsor Team GB at the British…

UP IN SMOKE: Stories from a Life on Fire

This is an hilarious, moving and utterly compelling collection of stories from a third-generation firefighter.…

Sponsorship opportunities at this year’s UKRO Festival of Rescue in the West Midlands

West Midlands Fire Service and UKRO are delighted to launch their sponsor video for 2022,…

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Energizer – lighting the way

UK Fire and International Fire Fighter magazines recently teamed up with Energizer to put a…

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Joint purchase of three industrial fire trucks for Rail zone Dordrecht-Zwindrecht and railway zone Kijfhoek

The Safety Region Zuid-Holland Zuid (VRZHZ) and ProRail will receive three industrial fire trucks for…

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Bridger Aerospace introduces FireTrac app for wildfire intelligence and situational awareness

Bridger Aerospace Group, LLC, the leader in aerial wildfire management, suppression and mapping, has announced…

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Planning green light for Hebburn Tri Station

Plans to build a state-of-the-art tri-station have been approved that will see one of the…

Brynn Wilson and Fionn Brown, a firefighter with TWFRS. (TWFRS)
Canadian firefighter travels over 3,000 miles to visit Newcastle fire station in honour of his late grandfather

A Canadian firefighter has travelled over 3,000 miles to walk in the footsteps of his…

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Both Sides of the Fire Line: Memoir of a Transgender Firefighter

Bobbie Scopa is a retired firefighter, podcast host and public speaker, whose upcoming book, Both…

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Firefighters’ epic Brecon Beacons challenge in memory of popular former colleague again a huge success

A team of Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue (HWFRS) firefighters and family supporters have…

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Rave Mobile Safety underscores importance of incident sharing for 9-1-1 cross-agency collaboration and school safety

In the aftermath of recent school safety events and concerning new active shooter statistics from…

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Fire Department Service Announcement

Bulletin #61, PFAS crisis management The Foam Exposure Committee recommends the following actions because there…

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ZIEGLER delivers a total of six new LF 10s to the fire departments Kehl and Meißenheim, Germany

On 24 June, ZIEGLER delivered the second batch of the total of six LF 10s…

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Bollé Safety adapts its ProBlu blue blocker technology for prescription lenses

The international brand Bollé Safety, leader in the PPE eyewear market, is extending its blue-blocker…

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Elkhart Brass launches New XD EN Nozzle Series

Elite firefighting equipment manufacturer Elkhart Brass has recently launched a new range of fire nozzles…

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Pressure continues to mount on PFAS in firefighting foams

Two recent announcements increase the pressure on legacy PFAS contamination and any continued use of…

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Lucky to be alive

The victim of a house fire is lucky to be alive after an e-bike was…

Ekho range from Hochiki. (Hochiki)
Waking Watch vs Wireless Fire Detection: Discussing the next generation of life safety

In this exciting podcast Hochiki’s Tony Obadipe, Kevin Dodge from FAFS Fire & Security  and…

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