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Preparation is well underway at Rosenbauer UK as the firm readies itself for exhibiting at Emergency Services Show 2018. The organisation is taking a large presence at this year’s event – on stand B59 – following a continued period of growth

The Emergency Services Show, Hall 5, NEC, Birmingham, UK, 19-20 September 2018 Full details of the expert-led, free seminar programmes running at this year’s Emergency Services Show, have been published on www.emergencyuk.com Four separate seminar programmes - Lessons Learnt (sponsored by UCLan

CIC Members ACAI, APS, BIFM, CABE, CIAT, CIBSE, CIOB, IFE, LABC, NHBC, RIBA and RICS have joined more than 30 organisations from around the world to develop landmark industry standards to address fire safety in buildings in the public interest. The group, known

REV Group, a manufacturer of industry-leading speciality vehicle brands and a leading provider of parts and services, has announced the integration the EZ Trac® hydraulic all-wheel drive (AWD) system as an option for fire apparatus manufactured by the REV Fire

European Commission answers questions at EUROPEAN DRONE SUMMIT Frankfurt/Karlsruhe, 17 July 2018. The new EU general aviation regulation will be coming into force in just a few days’ time. This marks a new era for drones and will create one big sky

A STUDENT set to graduate from the University of Salford has been providing support to fire crews fighting the blaze on Saddleworth Moor. Vanessa Hughes, who has just completed a degree in Sports Science, has spent the last nine months working

Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service’s (RBFRS) Firehouse is set to be completely re-configured to provide a contemporary facility for firefighters’ training.  On Monday, 9 July, work began to refurbish the Firehouse and it is anticipated to be complete by September 2018. Before

Attendees of The Emergency Services Show 2018 will be searching for high specification safety footwear that supports them at work.  HAIX, global safety boot manufacturer, will be showcasing its latest innovations in emergency services footwear at this year’s show, stand L77. The HAIX tent

In south-east Asia, many devices on ambulance board are manufactured and projected in Italy. Here are the equipment used also in a rescue mission that is holding the entire world's breath. The story of thirteen young soccer players, called "wild boars",

An explosion in a fireworks factory in a northern suburb of Mexico has killed 19 people. The fatalities included four firefighters and two police officers who were attending the scene. The explosion occurred on Friday the 6th in the suburb of Tultepec. The firefighters

Dafo Brand AB in Sweden has decided to separate its vehicle fire detection and suppression operations from its core fire safety equipment business. Dafo Vehicle Fire Protection AB will be in operation from July 1, 2018. “The purpose of this change

Emergency SMS (eSMS) is a newly launched safety service for text-based communication in an emergency, providing the ability to send an SMS directly to 110, 112 and 113 in Norway. The service is designed for users who are Deaf, hard

Accomplished solutions during the second international plug test in the United States enhance harmonization for multimedia mission-critical services Elancourt, 3 July 2018 – Airbus has made significant steps forward towards a final result for future standards for secure broadband communication

TERRIFFIC – Tools for early and Effective Reconnaissance in cbRne Incidents providing First responders Faster Information and enabling better management of the Control zone The threat posed by so-called dirty bombs on society is increasing. A dirty bomb or radiological dispersal

Arsonists are putting lives at risk across Norfolk in the hot weather, with more than half of the open fires in Norfolk over the last year believed to have been started deliberately. Recent problem areas include Mousehold Heath and the

Fourth co-located control centre, Ski, officially opened by the Minister of Justice The Norwegian police reform has been in the process of integrating 27 police districts into 12 for the past two years and co-locating fire control centres, as part of

Airbus has delivered more than 50,000 Tetra Pagers P8GR to the Hessian fire brigades and rescue services in Germany Elancourt, 2 July 2018 - Airbus has delivered more than 50,000 Tetra pagers "P8GR" to the Hessian fire brigades, emergency services and

Edesix, market-leaders in the provision of Body Worn Cameras (BWC), has opened an office in the USA. Edesix's new US base is in New Jersey and will house both US and UK staff. The UK-based wearable camera expert is primarily focused

FeuerTrutz, the international trade fair for preventive fire protection, will take place on 20 and 21 February 2019 at the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg. The last round set new records with 286 exhibitors and about 8,400 trade visitors. An attractive supporting

British Safety Council launches International Safety Awards 2019 with new award categories and improvements to make them more globally accessible The British Safety Council’s International Safety Awards are an internationally recognised accolade for safety excellence. The Awards, in their 61st year in 2019, recognise

Firefighters and departments are trained and prepared to respond to a wide variety of situations involving fires, explosions, rescues, medical emergencies, hazardous conditions and natural disasters. They also respond to nonemergency service calls, good intent calls and false alarms. Less

Leading Fair for Civil Security Enticing with Comprehensive Supporting Programme From September 25 to 28, 2018, Security Essen will become the meeting place of the international security and fire prevention sectors. The leading event will take place on Messe Essen's modernised

This is a positive follow up to the story of the Thai Youth Football team who have been missing in a cave system for over a week. An official from the Government in Thailand has announced that all 13 that

After a sustained period of warm weather, Firefighters from England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland have spent many hours tackling wildland fires across the United Kingdom. In Lancashire, Firefighters continue to battle a wildfire that has been raging for five days.

The efforts to locate the 12 missing members of a youth football team trapped in a flooded cave system continue with divers having progressed closer to where the boys are believed to be trapped. On Saturday 24th June, divers from the

REV Group, a manufacturer of industry-leading specialty vehicle brands, has announced the addition of Roger Lackore as the Director of Product Development for the REV Fire Group. With more than 30 years of experience in heavy truck engineering, including 25 years

Four firefighters who planned to play a staggering eight rounds of golf in a little more than 16½ hours to help raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support achieved their aim with a remarkable hour to spare. The quartet - Rob Goodman,

This September sees the return of The Emergency Services Show to Birmingham with plenty of kit, networking, training and demonstrations on offer to visitors from the fire and rescue services. The growing two-day event takes place in Hall 5 and

Operations Control Area Manager Libby Logan, long-serving retained firefighter Rosemary Curtis and recently-retired Local Senior Officer David Rout have all been awarded the Queen’s Fire Service Medal. And retired Deputy Assistant Chief Officer Ally Boyle has also been appointed a Member

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service Watch Manager, Dave Coss, has been honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List, receiving the prestigious Queen’s Fire Service Medal (QFSM) for distinguished service. WM Coss is a Fire Investigator working as part of the Prevention

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