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  • Feds Offer Free Online Fire Prevention Training Program

    Free Online Training Program Helps Fire and Emergency Services Engage Multicultural Communities Partnering For Prevention, a free online training program, was launched this week by nonprofit FIRE 20/20. The program teaches fire and emergency services...

    Press Release • October 25th, 2013

  • NFFF's Chief Siarnicki Gets Eagle Scout Award

    In recognition of his outstanding leadership, commitment to the fire service and dedication to improving firefighter safety, Chief Ronald J. Siarnicki, executive director of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, recently received the...

    Press Release • October 25th, 2013

  • Air Systems Offers Portable Lighting Solutions

    Air Systems International Inc. introduces the Air Light-II™ to its growing line of portable area lighting solutions. The rugged design, stable platform, and IP-68 rated light heads are designed for use in any weather condition. Powered by a 12 VDC...

    Press Release • October 25th, 2013

  • Marinucci Named Head of FD Safety Officers Assoc.

    Northville Township (Mich.) Fire Chief Richard Marinucci has been named Chief Executive of the Fire Department Safety Officers Association (FDSOA).He replaces Bob Finley, who retired on Sept. 30. This decision was reached by the Board of Directors...

    Press Release • October 23rd, 2013

  • NYU-Poly Creates Interactive Training For Firefighters

    A free online training tool is being introduced nationwide to firefighters who are facing new building construction and housing materials that make fires more dangerous. Researchers at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) created...

    Press Release • October 21st, 2013

  • New Aerial Delivery Makes Texas Dept. An All Pierce Station

    Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, has announced that a Pierce® Dash® CF 100-foot aerial platform was purchased by the Midlothian Fire Department in Midlothian, Texas. The new aerial platform will join three Dash CF...

    Press Release • October 21st, 2013

  • Rapidly Deployable HazMat Kit Available From Md. Company

    Hazmat training company, HazMatIQ is launching a rapidly deployable, Stay Alive Five equipment Kit at the 2013 Hotzone Conference Oct. 17-19, Booth 204/ 206. The S.A.F.e Kit provides responders with five pieces of basic detection equipment required...

    Press Release • October 16th, 2013

  • E-ONE Gets Big Apparatus Order From US Air Force

    E-ONE was recently awarded a contract for 18 custom eMAX™ pumpers from the United States Air Force. “We are honored the United States Air Force has trusted E-ONE and our innovative eMAX pumper to help our armed services protect lives and...

    Press Release • October 16th, 2013

  • Harrison Hydraulic Adds Midwestern Region Manager

    Houston, TX – Harrison is pleased to announce that Troy Padgett has been added to Harrison Hydraulic Solutions as the Midwestern Region Manager. In this position, Troy will be responsible for the Forecasting, Marketing, Training and Sales of...

    Press Release • October 15th, 2013

  • Zico Introduces Double Extrication Tool Holder

    YARDLEY, PA – Ziamatic Corp. (Zico) presents the QUIC-MOUNT Double Extrication Tool Holder, Model QM-ETD-1: an adjustable upright extrication tool mounting solution for two extrication tools. The heavy-duty, aluminum QM-ETD-1 boasts independently...

    Press Release • October 15th, 2013

  • SafetyPAD Announces Key Management Promotions

    OPEN Incorporated, makers of the SafetyPAD® suite of technology products for Emergency Medical Services, announced the promotion of two key leadership members. Scott Streicher now holds the title of Chief Operations Officer after nearly six years...

    Press Release • October 7th, 2013

  • Streamlight Debuts First High Lumen Headlamp

    Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, introduced its first high lumen lithium battery headlamp, the ProTac HL® Headlamp, delivering a blinding 540 lumens. The first in the...

    Product • October 7th, 2013

  • HME Awarded Multi-Year Contracts in California

    HME, Inc. announced the company has been awarded the multi-year contract from the state of California Department of General Services (DGS). This is the second consecutive multi-year award that HME has obtained from the California DGS to produce both the...

    Press Release • October 7th, 2013

  • Grainger Introduces New, Reflective Winter Work Jacket

    Condor Winter Workwear Condor® high visibility lime green fleece jackets not only keep you warm but help make sure you’re seen while working outside. This jacket features reflective tape on front and back, two front pockets, elastic sleeve cuffs...

    Product • October 7th, 2013

  • RAE Systems Introduces New Radiation Detection Units

    Changing industry regulations and major global industrial disasters have driven organizational safety officers to seek plant-wide gas and radiation detection solutions that allow them to make the time-critical safety decisions that can save lives and...

    Product • October 7th, 2013