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  • FDNY Probie Taking Running Test for Sixth Time

    Both male and female firefighters are irate that Wendy Tapia is still on the job -- without running.

    News • November 11th, 2013

  • Two Texas Firefighters Hit by Vehicle

    The car lurched forward after the initial crash and struck a second firefighter.

    News • November 11th, 2013

  • Hoarding Hampers Md. Firefighters; Man Dies

    It was the second time in days that Prince George's County firefighters found hoarding conditions.

    News • November 11th, 2013

  • Three Md. Firefighters Burned at House Fire

    Three firefighters from Prince George's County were burned while battling a two-alarm fire in Forestville.

    News • November 9th, 2013

  • Pryme Offers Accessories For Dual-Band Radios

    The Pryme WXRSM Heavy Duty Waterproof Speaker Mic is designed to enhance the dependability and usefulness of dual-band radios. The WXRSM is extremely durable, yet sleek enough to wear on multiple locations on the uniform. Small, yet noticeable features...

    Press Release • November 8th, 2013

  • Fire Service Vet Takes Helm at E-ONE as President/CEO

    Allied Specialty Vehicles (ASV) announced the appointment of Dan Peters as President and CEO of E-ONE, Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of first responder apparatus. Peters replaces Kent Tyler who has been appointed to the position of President...

    Press Release • November 8th, 2013

  • DeKalb County, Ga. Orders Nine Pierce Pumpers

    Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, has received an order for nine Pierce® Arrow XT™ custom pumpers from the DeKalb County Fire and Rescue Department in Georgia. This is the department’s first purchase of Pierce...

    Press Release • November 8th, 2013

  • Streamlight Helmet Light Sales to Benefit NFFF

    Streamlight®, Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting to the fire service industry, has introduced a bright red version of its Vantage® helmet-mounted tactical light, featuring the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) logo...

    Press Release • November 8th, 2013

  • NFPA Offers Free Mobile App For News and Safety Issues

    The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is pleased to announce the release of its new mobile application “NFPA News” for use with the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android operating systems. The free app, now available for download on iTunes...

    Press Release • November 8th, 2013

  • NFPA: Firefighter Injuries Lowest Since 1981

    After examining data, NFPA researchers say 69,400 firefighters were injured on the job in 2012.

    News • November 8th, 2013

  • Recall -- What Happened This Past Week

    The AFG application period opened, communities mourned, studies were released.

    News • November 8th, 2013

  • N.J. Home Explosion Leaves at Least Two Hurt

    A husband and wife have been flown to a trauma center following the blast in Lower Township, N.J.

    News • November 7th, 2013

  • Maryland Fire Police Officer Struck by Vehicle Dies

    David R. Barr Jr., 64, a member of the Community Fire Company of Perryville, was struck by a vehicle last month.

    News • November 7th, 2013

  • Scott Safety Recognized as 'Carolina Star'

    The N.C. Department of Labor certified Scott Safety as a participant in the Carolina Star Program. State Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry attended a ceremony at the company’s Monroe facility on Oct. 28 to present company officials with the Carolina...

    Press Release • November 7th, 2013

  • Ohio Firefighter Dies at Home After Response on Shift

    Sycamore Township Lt. James Michael Hill, 52, died at his home within 24 hours of an emergency response.

    News • November 7th, 2013