A sixth-grader at Thomasville Middle School ran through his house alerting occupants of a fire and the beat on a door of a neighbor's home to alert them to the fire that was caused by a blanket touching a space heater.
A colleague calls Pompano Beach Firefighter/Paramedic Marc Piper one of the "shamans" of Fire Rescue Station 52, but his healing powers proved to be extraordinary for one couple whose hearts stopped beating 13 months apart.
Globe, DuPont and NVFChave announced the fifth round of winners in the 2014 Globe Gear Giveaway Program. Hargett Fire Rescue in Kentucky and Medina Volunteer Fire Department in Texas will each receive four sets of new Globe turnout gear.
KME is pleased to announce that the City of Richmond and its Fire and Emergency Services have awarded KME and Goodman Specialized Vehicles an order for four custom pumpers. The award is part of a five-year contract with options for future purchases.
Open Incorporated, makers of the SafetyPAD Suite of software products, and Xplore Technologies, a leading global provider of ultra-rugged and fully-rugged tablets since 1998, announced a reseller agreement.
The application period for the FY2015 Second Semester of National Fire Academy on-campus classes closes December 15. The second semester includes those classes scheduled from April 1 – September 30, 2015.