Industry News

  • First Line Technology Takes Partner to Transport Babies

    CHANTILLY, VA  – First Line Technology, LLC, a manufacturer and provider of Out of the Box Solutions, partnered with Advanced Healthcare Technology (AHT) as the U.S. master distributor of AHT’s BabyPod II to provide medical transport for...

    Press Release • February 11th, 2014

  • Seagrave Donates Mural on New FDNY Squad 61 Rig

    The mural was donated by workers when this replaced a rig donated by Seagrave following Sept. 11.

    Press Release • February 7th, 2014

  • IAFC Appoints National Wildland Fire Coordinator

    Fairfax, Va. – The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) has named Will G. May Jr. as its new national wildland fire coordinator to represent the IAFC and the local fire service on the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG...

    Press Release • February 6th, 2014

  • Leader Com Introduces New Confined Space Communications System

    LEADER Com ensures a continuous, reliable and very clear communication between the safety attendant and members of teams engaged in confined space entry particularly when working in noisy environments and where other conventional communications won’t...

    Press Release • February 5th, 2014

  • Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition Says 'Ask For Them'

    FRANKFORT, IL – For many, building a new home is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. There are a lot of details to consider, and many options to choose. Safety is at the forefront of those choices for most consumers, and fire safety should be among...

    Press Release • February 3rd, 2014

  • Industry News 2/14

    PIERCE MANUFACTURING INC. has announced its 2014 regional training schedule for Pierce dealers and customers. The company is offering a wide range of apparatus maintenance and troubleshooting classes – featuring a new mobile training unit – at...

    Article • February 1st, 2014

  • Scuttlebutt 2/14

    Scott Safety Plays Host to National Junior Firefighter Academy The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), in partnership with Scott Safety and Tyco International, hosted a National Junior Firefighter Academy on Scott Safety’s campus on Saturday...

    Article • February 1st, 2014

  • New Products 2/14

    Ram Tool Bracket ZIAMATIC CORP. (ZICO) presents the QUIC-MOUNT Horizontal Ram Bracket, Model QM-RB-1, an inexpensive alternative to custom box fabrication. The heavy-duty, aluminum QM-RB-is designed to safely and securely store one hydraulic or...

    Article • February 1st, 2014

  • Thorogood's New Structural Boot Available at TheFireStore.com

    TheFireStore.com is excited to introduce you to the NEW 14-Inch Knockdown Elite Structural Bunker Boot by Thorogood. The Knockdown Elite represents industry leading technology incorporated into quality components and built to protect you and your feet...

    Press Release • January 31st, 2014

  • IAFC Relaunches Near Miss Reporting System

    The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) is relaunching the Near Miss Reporting System to provide a more interactive user experience and a renewed focus on training that turns lessons learned into action. A grant from the Federal Emergency...

    Press Release • January 31st, 2014

  • BullEx Introduces Battery-Operated Smoke Generator

    BullEx is excited to announce the release of its latest innovation, the SG1000. BullEx Smoke Generators are known industry wide for withstanding the tough demands of firefighter training. Now, they have expanded their range of generators to include a...

    Press Release • January 30th, 2014

  • Lind Equipment Offers New Battery-Powered Scene Light

     Lind Equipment proudly introduces its newest addition to its Beacon Light line of LED floodlights, the LE965LEDC. The LE965LEDC is a 30W rechargeable battery operated LED floodlight that provides equivalent light to a 300-watt quartz halogen for four...

    Press Release • January 27th, 2014

  • CentreLearn Solutions Names New COO

    CentreLearn Solutions, LLC, the leading provider of online continuing education for EMS and Fire Rescue personnel through its online training system, recently named Sue Auman as Chief Operating Officer. Ms. Auman has served as the CentreLearn...

    Press Release • January 27th, 2014

  • Wash. Community Improves Responses With Opticom

    Transportation personnel in Bellevue, Wash., have been empowered to improve emergency response without leaving their desks. The city is transitioning to an Opticom® Multimode Traffic Signal Priority control system, which includes Opticom® Central...

    Press Release • January 27th, 2014

  • IAFC, NVFC Announce Theme For Health, Safety Week

    The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) have announced that the theme for the 2014 International Fire/EMS Safety and Health Week is Train Like You Fight. Fire departments are encouraged to...

    Press Release • January 27th, 2014