Thermal imaging camera (TIC) is a vital tool for any fire department

Ergonomics, compactness, resolution and sensitivity of the sensor, along with resistance to high temperatures are important criteria for a firefighting Thermal Imaging Camera. However, temperature and vision are also important for a firefighting TIC, and that’s why LEADER has chosen…

Better under fire: learn firefighter thermal imaging at Bullard fire training camp

Get to know your ‘third eye’: the thermal imaging camera (TIC). Used correctly, this technical device can provide valuable support during an inside attack. At Bullard Fire Training Camp (BFTC) you learn during a short theory session about the technical,…

Avon Protection announces the argus range of thermal imaging cameras’ inclusion in the National Framework Agreement

Avon Protection announces that its argus range of thermal imaging cameras has been included in the National Framework Agreement for the Supply and Delivery of Emergency Response Equipment, managed by the West Midlands Fire and Rescue Authority. This allows Fire…

FLIR Vue TZ20 dual thermal camera drone payload available now

The FLIR Vue TZ20, the first high-resolution, dual thermal sensor gimbal purpose-built for the DJI Matrice 200 Series and Matrice 300 airframes is now available in United Kingdom. Featuring both a narrow-field-of-view and a wide-field-of-view 640×512 resolution FLIR Boson thermal…

Enter the Going Above and Beyond Prize Draw for your chance to win over €12,000 worth of FLIR Firefighting TICs and more

Like those who serve, FLIR is 100% committed to providing powerful public-safety solutions and supporting firefighters and first responders with innovative and reliable thermal imaging that covers every angle – from the air, the shore, or right in the midst…

FLIR announces its most affordable Thermal Imaging Camera for First Responders

FLIR K1 Gives First Responders the Power to See Heat in Total Darkness and Through Smoke FLIR Systems, Inc. announces the new FLIR K1 handheld thermal imaging camera is available for purchase in EMEA, FLIR’s most affordable camera for first…

Common misconceptions of thermal imaging use – Myths versus Facts

The fire service has been using thermal imaging cameras successfully since the 1990’s. Many lives have been saved through the tactical use of thermal imaging cameras (TIC). And since the first implementation of these devices they have been greatly improved…

HGH Infrared Systems Wins Multi-Million Euro Contract To Equip African Warships With SPYNEL Thermal Imaging Cameras

HGH Infrared Systems has won a multi-million contract from a world-leading shipyard, to equip three new warships with the latest generation of SPYNEL panoramic thermal cameras. In a context of maritimization of the global economy, HGH Infrared Systems affirms its leadership position…

Avon Protection awarded NFPA1801:2018 approval for thermal imaging camera range

Avon Protection announces NFPA1801:2018 certification of its argus range of thermal imaging cameras which include the Mi-TIC E, Mi-TIC E L, Mi-TIC 320 and Mi-TIC S models. Once again, Avon Protection offers the most diverse range NFPA compliant thermal imaging cameras. NFPA1801:2018…

Technology and Innovation

Intelligent wearable technology is becoming an increasingly positive asset to the firefighting industry and is contributing to advancements in firefighter safety. By investing in innovative product design and development, companies can ensure that new and improved products make it to…

Argus Thermal Imaging Cameras – The UK Fire & Rescue Services’ most trusted brand of TIC

With extensive knowledge of customer needs, argus innovations are always designed with the user in mind – whether it’s unique design, unmistakable application of colours or the highest dynamic temperature range. All the cameras allow users to visualise heat energy…

FLIR K2 firefighting camera with Multi-Spectral Dynamic Imaging (MSX) provides firefighters with detail-rich images

With the FLIR K2, FLIR Systems is offering an affordable thermal imaging camera for the demanding firefighting market. The K2 camera allows every firefighter to benefit from the power of thermal imaging. The K2 also features FLIR’s proven Multi-Spectral Dynamic…

Essex FRS purchase hits the ‘Hot Spot’

Essex Fire & Rescue have recently made a significant investment in technology protecting the safety of their firefighters and the people of Essex, the delivery of 80 advanced thermal imaging cameras will provide frontline crews demonstrating that Essex is at…

The first argus® Mi-TIC S thermal imaging cameras are now being shipped to customers.

Avon Protection acquired argus and their world-leading thermal imaging products in October this year and are now shipping products to first responder and fire customers worldwide. The Mi-TIC S the safest, lightest and easiest-to-use thermal imaging camera on the market.…

Scott Safety

As a world leading provider of advanced thermal imaging equipment to the fire industry, Scott Safety prides itself on its unique ability to enhance the performance and operability of its thermal imaging cameras well beyond their core and most basic…

FLIR launches new firefighting cameras with ultra-sharp thermal image

  New FLIR K45 and K55 cameras offer thermal images with Fire Scene Enhancement (FSX) technology FLIR Systems has recently added the FLIR K45 and FLIR K55 to its range of thermal imaging firefighting cameras. Both cameras incorporate FLIR’s revolutionary…

Bullard Introduces X Factor Series of Thermal Imagers

Eclipse® LDX is the first X Factor Thermal Imager released and is equipped with the latest state-of-the-art infrared engine technology and image processing techniques from Bullard, the leader in thermal imaging technology for the fire service. Eclipse LDX incorporates Image…

FLIR Systems releases free informative guidebook for Firefighters

As a leading provider of thermal imaging cameras for firefighting applications, FLIR Systems developed its K-Series cameras in close collaboration with fire departments around the world. To share some of its knowledge and expertise with its customers, FLIR has now…

Thermal Imaging Cameras – the Future of Firefighting?

The price and way we use thermal imaging technology is changing significantly. What does that mean for the firefighting industry, and how could these developments aid firefighters? Thermal imaging technology has been incorporated as an everyday tool for most fire…

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