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Darley announced as an EY Midwest Entrepreneur of the Year 2021

W.S. Darley & Co. was among the winners of the Entrepreneur of the Year Award…

First two recipients announced in MSA’s and DuPont’s 2021 Globe Gear Giveaway

MSA, DuPont, and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) have teamed up for the tenth…

Volunteer retention in the Fire & Emergency Services

Monday, 26 July 2021 2pm Eastern Time Live discussion on the NVFC’s Facebook Page  …

Dejero partners with PEAKE to provide uninterrupted connectivity for mission-critical communications

Dejero, an innovator in resilient connectivity for critical communications, has partnered with PEAKE, a leading…

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Hawaii Airports take delivery of eight Oshkosh Airport Products Striker ARFF vehicles

Oshkosh Airport Products, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) Company, announced today that the company…

Lake Assault Boats is displaying a versatile 24-foot firefighting, patrol, and rescue craft at booth #8421 on 2–7 August at the Fire Department Instructors’ Conference (FDIC) Exhibition in Indianapolis, Indiana. The craft is shown courtesy of the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office in Minnesota.
Lake Assault Boats to showcase formidable firefighting, patrol and rescue vessel at FDIC

Lake Assault Boats, part of Fraser Shipyards and a leading manufacturer of purpose-built, mission-specific fire…

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Webinar: The Role of Chaplains in the Fire Service

Thursday, 22 July 2021, 1pm Eastern TimeHosted by: The National Volunteer Fire CouncilPresented by: Chaplain…

Marni Burger, VP of Marketing, RapidDeploy.
RapidDeploy adds to leadership team with new VP of Marketing

RapidDeploy, a cloud-aided dispatch (CAD) and analytics platform for 9-1-1 emergency response, today announced the…

The Lake Assault Boats crew at Portsmouth, Virginia. Left to right: Ed Hennessey, Justin Owens, Jimmy Lossee, Gaston Saada, Ralph Capotosto, Joe Kotapish, Sarah Busch and Smokey Glover.
Lake Assault Boats expands its east coast operations with service and maintenance facility in Portsmouth, Virginia

Lake Assault Boats, a leading manufacturer of patrol, fire and rescue craft, and a part…

Take the NVFC’s Health & Safety Survey

The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) is conducting a survey to measure awareness of health…

Chief of Department Richardson. (FNDY)
Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro appoints Thomas J. Richardson as Chief of Department and John J. Hodgens as Chief of Fire Operations

Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro today appointed Thomas J. Richardson as Chief of Department, the…

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Firefighter Safety Stand Down: Rebuild Rehab

This week is Safety Stand Down and fire departments across the country are suspending non-emergency…

Oshkosh Striker Volterra 6x6 and Pierce Volterra pumper.
Pierce and Oshkosh Airport Products introduce the Volterra platform of electric vehicles

Pierce Manufacturing and Oshkosh Airport Products have introduced the Volterra platform of electric vehicles for…

1200 Degrees' Techno Feu branch, Quebec.
E-ONE dealer 1200 Degrees announces major expansion of its Techno Feu branch in Quebec

E-ONE, a subsidiary of REV Group and a leading manufacturer of fire apparatus, is pleased…

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San Francisco Fire Department (SFFD) mourns the passing of Firefighter Christopher G. Yock

With great sadness, we inform you of the death of Firefighter (FF) Christopher Yock. On…

RapidDeploy and Western Fire Chiefs Association announce strategic partnership

On 26 May, RapidDeploy, a cloud-based emergency response platform, announced a strategic partnership with Western…

Fire Marshals make arrest for series of arson fires in Manhattan

Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro announced today that Fire Marshals have arrested Patrick Glynn, 49,…

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San Francisco Fire Department launches new website

The San Francisco Fire Department is excited to announce the launch of their updated website.…

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Western Fire Chiefs Association wraps successful 2021 Wildfire Prevention Summit

More than 800 people registered to attend the 2021 Wildfire Prevention Summit hosted by the…

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FDNY celebrates EMS Week 2021 by unveiling Covid-19-themed poster

Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro has unveiled FDNY’s poster for National EMS Week at FDNY…

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