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  • CFSI Will Hold Its Annual Silent Auction at Firehouse Expo

    On July 27, 2013, the Congressional Fire Services Institute will hold its annual silent auction at the Firehouse Expo in Baltimore, Maryland. A popular event among the trade show attendees, the auction takes place at the entrance to the exhibit hall and...

    Press Release • June 6th, 2013

  • National Fire Academy Application Period Closes June 15

    The application period for the FY2014 First Semester of National Fire Academy resident classes closes soon - June 15. The first semester includes those classes scheduled from October 1, 2013 – March 31, 2014. Applications must be postmarked by June...

    Press Release • June 6th, 2013

  • Ala. Chiefs Team With Columbia Southern University To Offer Classes

    The Alabama Association of Fire Chiefs (AAFC) is collaborating with Columbia Southern University (CSU) to present their summer conference, “Leadership Today,” June 16-19 at the Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach. The keynote address will be...

    Press Release • June 6th, 2013

  • Nextteq Offers Kits to ID Unknown HAZMAT Chemicals

    TAMPA, FL– As times and tactical situations change, so must the resources of our hazardous materials response teams. Nextteq meets these ever increasing demands by providing Gastec Hazmat Kits to identify unknown liquid and airborne compounds at a...

    Press Release • June 6th, 2013

  • Fire-Dex Receives Ohio Business Award

    Fire-Dex was among an elite group of 101 Northeast Ohio mid-sized companies to be recognized at The 2013 Leading EDGE Awards on May 23 at Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio. In its seventh year, this prestigious award was developed by The...

    Press Release • June 6th, 2013

  • Streamlight Introduces HAZ-LO Helmet Kit And Light

    Streamlight, Inc., a leading manufacturer of flashlights for fire and rescue uses, announced it has introduced the new 3AA ProPolymer HAZ-LO Helmet Kit, featuring the 3AA ProPolymer HAZ-LO flashlight, and a Streamlight helmet clamp and rubber strap for...

    Press Release • June 6th, 2013

  • MagneGrip Offers Two Types of Air Purification Systems

    Many fire departments use two types of exhaust removal systems in the firehouse to achieve maximum protection for firefighters. MagneGrip Exhaust Removal Systems (hoses connected directly to vehicle tailpipes) and AirHAWK Air Purification Systems...

    Press Release • June 6th, 2013

  • Thieves Steal Pumps, Ladders, Brass from Tiny Texas Firehouse

    Copper pipes from an air conditioning unit as well as a non-working security alarm also were taken.

    News • June 6th, 2013

  • Texas Officer Steps Up After Firefighter's Car Broken Into

    While standing casket watch, a firefighter's car was broken into and items were stolen.

    News • June 6th, 2013

  • Houston Vows Never to Forget its Fallen Heroes

    Thousands of fire and rescue personnel offered a final salute to fallen sister and brothers in Houston.

    News • June 5th, 2013

  • Watch Houston Memorial Live

    The memorial service will be broadcast live on KHOU.com at 10 a.m. CDT/11 a.m. EDT.

    News • June 5th, 2013

  • Astros Honor the Hometown Fallen Heroes

    The Astros are wearing special patches in honor of the firefighters.

    News • June 5th, 2013

  • Hands-on Training Filling Up for Firehouse Expo

    There are a limited number of opening for select hands-on training programs at Firehouse Expo in Baltimore in late July.

    News • June 5th, 2013