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  • New Aerial Firefighting System Finishes Successful Tests

    California-based, Caylym Technologies announces the completion of formal flight and ground tests with Italian aircraft manufacturer Alenia Aermacchi and the Romanian Air Force. The international team conducted an extensive evaluation of the Caylym...

    Press Release • July 11th, 2013

  • Pierce Mfg. to Host 100th Anniversary Open House

    APPLETON, Wis. -- Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, announces a Pierce 100th Anniversary Open House for the public on Saturday, July 13. The festivities will begin with a Pierce fire truck parade at 11:00 a.m. on American Drive...

    Press Release • July 11th, 2013

  • Ohio Fire Station Destroyed, Apparatus Damaged by Storm

    The Mineral City Volunteer Fire Department was leveled on top of its apparatus Wednesday afternoon.

    News • July 11th, 2013

  • R·O·M Announces New Territory Manager

    BELTON, MO -- R•O•M Corporation is excited to announce the addition of Mike Crepeau to the outside sales team. Mike joined R•O•M in May 2013 as Mid-Central Territory Manager, covering the states of Alaska, Idaho, Illinois, Minnesota, Montana...

    Press Release • July 11th, 2013

  • Veteran Calif. Firefighter Completes Triathlon Fundraisers

    As summer begins so does the fever of triathlons, but for Brain Hackenburg, an 18-­-year firefighter veteran, he is determined to complete six triathlons that equals a 26.2-­-mile run in the Firefighter Turnout Challenge. What is the Challenge? Well...

    Press Release • July 11th, 2013

  • Grainger Introduces Flame Resistant Coveralls

    No one can put a price tag on your safety. Help protect your most valuable assets with Condor® flame resistant coveralls. This flame-retardant coverall is made of cotton material and is suitable for use in refinery, petrochemical, electrical and mining...

    Press Release • July 10th, 2013

  • Granite Mountain Hot Shots Remembered by Thousands

    Brandon McDonough, the sole survivor, said: "I miss my brothers."

    News • July 10th, 2013

  • ESS Releases Rollbar High-Impact Sunglass

    The aggressively styled Rollbar, by Eye Safety Systems, delivers advancements in fit, form, and function by providing users with quicker lens exchanges, enhanced lens retention, and improved integration with headborne devices.

    Press Release • July 10th, 2013

  • Idaho Dozer Operator Dies Helping at Wildfire

    Colleagues tried to revive Dennis Long, but were unsuccessful.

    News • July 9th, 2013

  • Mass. Firefighter Collapses in Firehouse, Dies

    Quincy Firefighter John Austin, 37, collapsed while preparing to respond to an emergency.

    News • July 9th, 2013

  • Miss. Fire Chief Killed in Wreck With Deputy Sheriff

    The chief of the Greenfield Volunteer Fire Department was ejected from his pickup truck after he collided with a deputy sheriff's vehicle responding to another wreck.

    News • July 9th, 2013

  • Dozens Homeless After Wis. Apartment Fire

    Firefighters worked for several hours to gain the upper hand on a fast moving apartment fire in Howard. The fire, at the Northern Pines apartment complex was reported about 4 p.m. Sheriff's went door-to-door to alert residents to the fire. Brown...

    News • July 7th, 2013

  • San Francisco Plane Crash Leaves Two Dead, 49 Seriously Injured

    Officials say that two people were found outside the wreckage on the San Francisco Airport's runway and had died.

    News • July 7th, 2013

  • Cal Fire Firefighter Struck, Killed by Pickup Truck

    A disabled Army veteran struck and killed a 41-year-old firefighter/paramedic stationed with Thousand Palms Engine Company 35.

    News • July 5th, 2013