Industry News

  • 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

  • Rosenbauer Announces Sales Territory Changes

    Rosenbauer is pleased announce a sales territory change for 2014.

    Press Release • April 28th, 2014

  • E-ONE Appoints Jim Salmi as Director of Aerial Products

    With more than 30 years of aerial engineering and first responder industry experience, Jim Salmi has been appointed to the position of Director of Aerial Product Development for E-ONE.

    Press Release • April 28th, 2014

  • Elkhart Brass Announces Promotion in Customer Relations Dept.

    Keith Chard was recently promoted to Customer Response Team Supervisor.

    Press Release • April 21st, 2014

  • Code 3 Introduces New Amplifying System

    Code 3, Inc. introduces a revolutionary new amplifier system that significantly changes how warning sounds are utilized in emergency response.

    Product • April 21st, 2014

  • Spartan Announces First 'Forged By Fire' Winner

    Spartan ERV has selected Van Johnson as its first recipient in its Forged by Fire contest.

    Press Release • April 21st, 2014

  • Quickstop Fire Sprinkler Tool Maker On 'Shark Tank'

    Quickstop Fire Sprinkler Tools is based out of San Diego, California, and is owned by San Diego City Fire Engineer, Matt Scarpuzzi. Matt has spent the last 8 years designing several tools that stop fire sprinklers from causing extensive water damage to...

    Press Release • April 17th, 2014

  • Elkhart Brass Makes New Appointments, Promotions

    Elkhart Brass has announced the promotion and hiring of several employees, including vice president of marketing and new product development. Eric Combs Eric Combs is now the Vice President of Marketing and New Product Development. He was previously...

    Press Release • April 17th, 2014

  • MSA Introduces Altair 2X Gas Detectors

    MSA, the Safety Company, introduces the ALTAIR 2X Platform of Gas Detectors. This first-of-its-kind, one- or two-gas detector introduces breakthroughs that incorporate industry-leading XCell Sensor technology to deliver unparalleled performance while...

    Product • April 16th, 2014

  • E-ONE Introduces Totally Redesigned Quest Cab

    After months of in-the-field customer research collecting data from fire departments across the country, E-ONE debuted its redesigned Quest custom cab with more aggressive exterior styling and a vast array of user-focused improvements last week during the...

    Press Release • April 16th, 2014