Industry News

  • Team Equipment Inc. Introduces Haz-Mat Wedge Kit

    Team Equipment is introducing a new "Maxiwedge" kit, the most comprehensive wood wedge kit available for Haz-Mat emergencies involving the controlling of liquid, gas and bulk material leaks in both mobile and stationary containers. The kit...

    Press Release • April 21st, 2010

  • TEEX Release Swiftwater Rescue App

    If you have an iPhone or iPod Touch, download the new Swiftwater Calculator app from Texas Engineering Extension Service's (TEEX) Urban Search and Rescue division.

    Press Release • April 20th, 2010

  • HME, Inc. To Unveil Type 6 Wildland Attack Truck at Indianapolis

    Wyoming, MI (April 20, 2010) – HME, Inc. announced today that it will be unveiling an all-new Type 6 wildland attack truck this week at the Fire Department Instructors Conference in Indianapolis, IN; the first in its class with a long lasting, heavy...

    Press Release • April 20th, 2010

  • ISI announces 10-10-1 Program with the Viking Z Seven SCBA

    LAWRENCEVILLE, GA – April 20, 2010 – ISI, an Avon Protection Systems Company, announces a program to support the fire service in its effort to reduce the cost of maintenance of their self contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) throughout the life of the...

    Press Release • April 20th, 2010

  • ISI Introduces New nVi Series of Thermal Imaging Cameras

    LAWRENCEVILLE, GA – April 20, 2010 – ISI, an Avon Protection Systems Company, introduces the new ISI nVision XT and nVision XTP Thermal Imaging Systems. The nVision XT is an economically designed camera offering a 160 x 120 sensor array and has a...

    Press Release • April 19th, 2010

  • NVFC Partners with Firehouse Expo 2010 To Reach Current, Future Firefighters

    Burnsville, MN (April 13, 2010) – In an effort to promote and provide the best education and training available to industry professionals, the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) and Firehouse Expo have partnered to offer NVFC members a discounted...

    Press Release • April 19th, 2010

  • Fireman Wins International Award

    Writer's Digest Magazine has announced the winners of the 17th Annual International Self-Published Book Awards Contest in its March/April 2010 issue. Fireman, a compelling new memoir by New York author George Kreuscher, has won First Place for nonfiction...

    Press Release • April 19th, 2010

  • Scott Introduces the Next Evolution in Facepiece Seal Technology

    April 16, 2010 – Scott Health & Safety is proud to announce the launch of its SureSeal System, the most dynamic facepiece seal available today for users of respiratory protection products.

    Press Release • April 19th, 2010

  • Pierce Offers New Cummins ISX15 Liter Engine

    APPLETON, Wis. (April 19, 2010) – Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, today announced that it will be offering the new Cummins ISX15 fifteen liter engine on the Pierce Velocity® custom chassis. The engine delivers an...

    Press Release • April 19th, 2010

  • NFPA Receives Major Grant from FEMA for National Sprinkler Awareness Campaign

    April 15, 2010 – The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) received a $746,438 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to conduct a national home fire sprinkler awareness campaign, "Faces of Fire," which will demonstrate...

    Press Release • April 16th, 2010

  • Scott Introduces EZ-Scape Integrated Self-Rescue Belts

    DATELINE (April 16, 2010) – Firefighters risk their lives every day, entering intense and unpredictable situations from house fires to plant explosions. While any emergency can be dangerous, there's far more potential for injury in multiple story...

    Press Release • April 16th, 2010

  • E-ONE Introducing New Severe Duty Cab at FDIC

    Ocala, FL (April 13, 2010) – E-ONE will be introducing a new severe duty cab interior at the 2010 Fire Department Instructor’s Conference in Indianapolis next week. The robust construction of the new cab trim was developed for departments needing...

    Press Release • April 14th, 2010


    EAGLEVILLE, PA, April 13, 2010 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance flashlights, announced it introduced the Waypoint™, a handheld, pistol-grip searchlight designed to provide extremely bright lighting for a wide variety of low...

    Press Release • April 14th, 2010

  • 10 Oshkosh Striker ARFF Vehicles Delivered to Colombia

    OSHKOSH, WIS. (April 12, 2010) – Oshkosh Airport Products, a division of Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), announced that it has delivered 10 Striker® Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) vehicles to Operadora de Aeropuertos Centro Norte...

    Press Release • April 13th, 2010

  • Nickelodeon Hotel Gives Back to NFFF

    ORLANDO, Fla. (April 8, 2010) – Nickelodeon Suites Resort kicked off its first-ever Hero Appreciation program this spring with discounted rates, antique fire truck experiences, bucket brigade games, and a pledge to contribute two percent of every...

    Press Release • April 12th, 2010