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Stage set for long-awaited return of fully booked Intersec Saudi Arabia

The stage is set for a fully booked Intersec Saudi Arabia, as the Kingdom’s largest…

Flooded in 2022? Share your experience to improve flood safety

A new research project is seeking to learn from the experiences of those affected by…

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Fire-Dex set to expand Georgia production facility and workforce

Fire-Dex, a global manufacturer of head-to-toe PPE for first responders, is growing again with a…

Control Room Awards 2020. (Control Room Awards)
Control Room Awards back for 2022 to recognise unsung heroes of the emergency services

The extraordinary contributions of control-room professionals in keeping the public safe will be recognised as…

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TLF in a different way – ZIEGLER delivers firefighting vehicle with extraordinary colour to the Intercantonal Fire Brigade Training Center

Usually, you don’t see a black firefighting vehicle on a daily basis. Nevertheless, the Intercantonal…

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Levelling up firmly on the agenda as connectivity specialist Excelerate technology acquires strategic stake in network software specialist livewire digital

Technology that makes a significant contribution to the UK Government’s ‘levelling up’ agenda will be…

ichie Rickaby, Area Manager Community Safety at TWFRS presenting fire cadet Lennon Bates with his Area Manager’s Commendation award at West Denton Community Fire Station. (TWFRS)
Young fire cadet comes to the rescue of injured pedestrian

A 17-year-old fire cadet with Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service has become a…

Jesse Hunter, Head Technical Coordinator and a Volunteer Firefighter with the Guayaquil Fire Department.
Effective donations transform into sales – a Global South practitioner’s story

Written by GESA (Global Emergency Services Action) As Head Technical Coordinator and a Volunteer Firefighter…

Ceri Sumner has been appointed as the new Director of Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service. (NFRS)
New Director of Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service appointed

Ceri Sumner has been appointed as the new Director of Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service.…

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How are you planning to get your fire department out of PFAS?

States are utilizing action on PFAS containing firefighting foams with take-back programs given the lack…

Register for free AFAC exhibition tickets 

This one’s for you, volunteers and front-line emergency management personnel  Paramedics, health and community services,…

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Cradlepoint’s R1900 router gains certification for Great Britain’s Emergency Services Network

Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-delivered 5G and LTE wireless network edge solutions, has announced…

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Dräger launches BG ProAir to provide enhanced performance during longer firefighter operations

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

Under the terms of the YPO DPS, Survitec is able to supply land, water and sea rescue solutions, working-at-height equipment and vehicle stabilising equipment. (Survitec)
Survitec granted preferred supplier status by UK public sector

The UK’s emergency services are to benefit from state-of-the-art Survival Technology following approval by the…

NFCC launch Standard Data Collection Requirements to support Home Fire Safety Visits (HFSVs)

Since NFCC’s launch of the Person Centred Framework, fire and rescue services (FRSs) across the…

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Wall walking with a difference

Behind a climbing wall or inside a swimming pool pipe room don’t sound like the…

Harley stands in front of a fire engine, holding her American football shirt with her fire and football helmets at her feet. (WMFS)
Touchdown in Helsinki!

A trainee firefighter with West Midlands Fire Service (WMFS) is set to swap her fire…

Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service celebrates after inspection sees improvements across all areas

Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) has been rated as ‘Good’ overall and in all…

Tim Edwards, Interim Chief Fire Officer of Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service. (Norfolk FRS)
Reaction to HMICFRS report on Norfolk’s Fire & Rescue Service

Her Majesty’s Inspectorate has published a report into Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service. The overall…

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Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service rated Good by HMICFRS

Staff at Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service (TWFRS) have been praised after inspectors…

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