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  • Multiple Issues Cited for Wash. Training Prop Fireball

    Firefighters sprayed jet fuel instead of water on a training prop last year.

    News • February 27th, 2014

  • More Charged in 9/11 Disability Fraud Scheme

    The retired firefighters and cops are accused of falsely claiming they had depression so crushing they couldn't work.

    News • February 26th, 2014

  • Va. Firefighter Cheats Death in Off-duty Wreck

    The Chesapeake firefighter beat the odds and his back on duty.

    News • February 26th, 2014

  • Fire Truck Crashes on Snowy Mont. Highway

    Two firefighters were taken to a hospital for a checkup.

    News • February 26th, 2014

  • Judge Denies IAFF Motion to Block Brownouts in Houston

    The IAFF is worried about safety of firefighters and the public.

    News • February 25th, 2014

  • Man Accused of Toledo LODD Arson Pleads Innocent

    The judge issued a gag order saying the attorneys should not comment on the pending case.

    News • February 25th, 2014

  • Patients, N.C. Crew Deconned After Exposure to Drug

    Fentanyl is an injected illegal opiate that resembles heroin but is much more potent.

    News • February 25th, 2014

  • Florida Firefighter Dies After Shift

    Orange City Firefighter Homer Harrell died Monday morning.

    News • February 24th, 2014

  • Odyssey Specialty Vehicles Announces New Management

    Odyssey Specialty Vehicles is entering 2014 with new management, expanded sales and service teams, new vehicle and cabinet products, and dramatically enhanced customer support. The company is looking forward to serving your specialty vehicle needs this...

    Press Release • February 24th, 2014

  • Spartan Motors Appoints New CFO

    Spartan Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPAR) announced that Lori Wade has been named Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective immediately. Ms. Wade has served as Spartan's Interim Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer since early 2013. John Sztykiel...

    Press Release • February 24th, 2014

  • KME Adds Dealer For DC, Northern Va. W.Va. Area

    Nesquehoning, PA – KME is pleased to announce that Matheny Motors ( www.mathenymotors.com ) has joined KME’s sales and service network.   Matheny Dealer is now KME’s dealer in Northern Virginia, Washington, D.C. and West Virginia. Matheny...

    Press Release • February 24th, 2014

  • NFFF Hosts Responder Fundraiser at Calif. Speedway

    The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is hosting the Annual First Responder Appreciation Event at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif on March 23. In addition to the NFFF, proceeds from the purchase of tickets go to the California Fire...

    Press Release • February 24th, 2014

  • LION Enters Agreement to Assist Firefighters in Developing Countries

    CHICAGO — LION and the International Fire Relief Mission have entered a new partnership to provide gear, tools and training to firefighters and emergency personnel in underserved communities around the world. The agreement, signed at LION’s Chicago...

    Press Release • February 24th, 2014

  • Ferrara Adds Dealer in North Carolina

    Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc., America’s premier custom fire apparatus manufacturer, has named First Choice Fire & Safety as its dealer in North Carolina. First Choice, with President Mike Bordeaux and sales representative David English, has...

    Press Release • February 24th, 2014

  • Pierce Announces 'Storm' Road Show Across Mexico

    Oshkosh Airport Products Group, a division of Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), introduced the all-new Oshkosh® Storm aircraft rescue and fire fighting (ARFF) vehicle. The Oshkosh Storm is engineered to provide a powerful, yet cost- effective, ARFF...

    Press Release • February 24th, 2014