Industry News

  • Strongest Firefighter Competition to Be Held at Ohio Fire & EMS Expo

    Strongest Firefighter Competition to be held at the Ohio Fire & EMS Expo in Columbus in September.

    Press Release • May 6th, 2014

  • MedicAlert Foundation and CFSI Honor Three Fire Depts.

    hree Fire Departments to be Honored for Excellence in Emergency Medical Services by MedicAlert Foundation and CFSI Fourth Annual Excellence Award Presentation at 26th National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner

    Press Release • May 5th, 2014

  • NFFF Announces Release of Tribute Wine For Fundraising

    The sale of 2010 Tribute Red Wine Blend from Distant Cellars Winery in support of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation was a great success.

    Press Release • May 5th, 2014

  • New Generation of Oshkosh Striker on Duty in Moscow

    Oshkosh Airport Products Group, a division of Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), delivered a new generation Oshkosh® Striker® 6 x 6 aircraft rescue and fire fighting (ARFF) vehicle to Vnukovo International Airport (VKO) located in Moscow, Russia.

    Press Release • May 5th, 2014

  • Spokane Goes Live With Safety Pad Patient Care Reporting System

    The City of Spokane Fire Department (SFD) recently went live its new electronic patient care reporting system, SafetyPAD.

    Press Release • May 5th, 2014

  • National Joint Powers Alliance Awards Smeal New Contract

    National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) is pleased to announce the awarding of Smeal Fire Apparatus, a contract for “Fire Trucks and Fire Apparatus with Related Accessories and Supplies”

    Press Release • May 5th, 2014

  • Smeal Fire Apparatus Awarded New Jersey Contract

    he State of New Jersey has awarded Smeal Fire Apparatus Co. a new contract for fire fighter and emergency apparatus.

    Press Release • May 5th, 2014

  • HME Introduces Galvanized Chassis

    HME Ahrens-Fox Introduces Hot-Dipped Galvanized Chassis

    Press Release • May 5th, 2014

  • Product Showcase 5/14

    BlowHard Fans More and more firefighters around the globe are reaching for the dual-powered (battery and a/c) BH-20 from BlowHard . Its lightweight (weighing 59 pounds with battery) and compact ergonomic design (24 by 24 by 10 inches) requires only...

    Article • May 1st, 2014

  • New Products 5/14

    Automatic Battery Charger KUSSMAUL ELECTRONICS has introduced the Auto Charge 40/20, a fully automatic battery charger for vehicles with a single battery system. The unit has a total output of 60 amps, a 40-amp battery charger and 20-amp battery...

    Article • May 1st, 2014

  • For the Record 5/14

    Federal Agencies Coordinate to Advance EMS In an effort to further coordinate federal efforts in emergency medical services (EMS), the members of the Federal Interagency Committee on EMS (FICEMS) reached consensus on a strategic plan that maps action...

    Article • May 1st, 2014

  • Scuttlebutt 5/14

    Harvick Thanks Oak Ridge Firefighters Four months after NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick and his wife DeLana woke up to the sound of their home’s smoke detector going off, the driver of the No. 4 Budweiser Chevrolet SS visited the Oak Ridge (NC) Fire...

    Article • May 1st, 2014

  • Emergency Reporting Releases New Analytics Tool

    Emergency Reporting Releases Powerful New Analytics Module Analytics tool helps fire departments understand response times, staffing levels.

    Press Release • April 28th, 2014

  • Rosenbauer Delivers 500th Commander Cab And Chassis

    In just over two years since Rosenbauer rolled-out their own custom chassis, called the Commander, the company has already delivered its 500th unit.

    Press Release • April 28th, 2014

  • Aladtec Saves Illinois Fire Department Time

    Battalion Chief Announces Over 100 Hours Saved Monthly by Switching to Aladtec's Fire Manager System

    Press Release • April 28th, 2014