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TRI-Lift appointed as a Bronto Skylift distributor

TRI-Lift has been appointed as Bronto Skylift’s distributor in Canada. TRI-Lift is a division of…

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Continuing to step up to support our communities

The National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) has released a range of updated risk assessments which…

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Siren system manufacturer provides alternate ways to make contact with its international customers

INTERSCHUTZ, the world’s leading trade fair for fire brigades, rescue services, civil protection and safety…

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Kingston’s MetalCraft Marine recognized for innovation with Significant Workboat of the Year Award

Watertown, NY, January 12, 2021 – North American company MetalCraft Marine (MCM) has been awarded…

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NFPA replaces 2021 Conference & Expo with new virtual conference series to run throughout 2021

With the continued uncertainty of live events stretching well into 2021, the National Fire Protection…

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10th Annual DCD Fire Safety Forum

Dubai Civil Defence have announced the 10th Annual Fire Safety Forum UAE. The Fire Safety…

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Fire Authority seeking an additional £1.44 per year for a Band D property

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Fire Authority is proposing a 2% increase to the fire service’s proportion…

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New 23.8-inch monitor to assist remote working

With more and more emergency first responders working remotely, the need for good home-office ergonomics…

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Fire Chief discusses mental health and sexism

The ‘hunky fireman’ image that has been a central feature of recruitment drives is putting…

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Help keep hydrants in your neighbourhood healthy

Kent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) is on a mission to encourage the people of…

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Submit your nominations for the NVFC Fire Service Achievement Awards by 29 January

The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) recognizes achievement in the volunteer fire and emergency services…

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Debating the future of fire safety for 2021 and beyond

While 2020 presented the social-housing industry with some of its toughest challenges to date, particularly…

QUIC-STRAP 1” Variable Straps. Model UMVS-1-_

Ziamatic’s iconic, all-weather, hook & loop utility straps are now available in a thinner 1”…

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NVFC releases toolkit to help fire-service leaders create healthy, high-performing departments

The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), in partnership with the American Psychological Association (APA) and…

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Bulletin #5 from the Foam Exposure Committee, 8 January 2021

Firefighters have become much more aware of the perfluorinated chemical compounds used in  firefighting foams.…

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Fire service steps up to 2020 challenges

Despite 2020 bringing unprecedented challenges due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service…

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London’s firefighters attended two animal rescues a day in 2020

Firefighters rescued two animals a day during 2020 – a big increase on the previous…

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Firefighter PPE manufacturer celebrates business growth with string of new appointments

FlamePro, a British manufacturer of life-saving garments for firefighters, is celebrating a string of recent…

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National Operational Guidance consultation

The consultation for the National Operational Guidance for Fire survival guidance has now commenced. The…

Streamlight® Dualie® 3AA ATEX rated flashlight

Safety-rated dual beam flashlight, hands free and incredibly versatile. Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of…

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