Industry News

  • Chicago's Old Style Beer Honors Fallen First Responders

    Old Style, the beer famously known as “Chicago’s beer since 1902,” is honoring the dedication, lives and risks taken by Chicago’s Bravest with the launch of the Chicago Heroes commemorative can.

    Press Release • August 19th, 2014

  • FAMA Awards Scholarship to California Student

    The Fire Apparatus Manufacturers’ Association has awarded its 2014 Phillip L. Turner Fire Protection Scholarship to California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo student Gary Dominguez.

    Press Release • August 19th, 2014

  • UniMac Unveils New Washer-Extractors

    UniMac, a leading provider of on-premises laundry equipment, unveils its redesigned UW 85-160-pound hardmount washer-extractors, engineered to be the longest-lasting, most durable products on the market.

    Press Release • August 19th, 2014

  • Sound Communications Names Darin Cooper as New President

    Sound Communications announced that Darin Cooper, Systems Engineer and CTO, has been appointed as president effective immediately. He succeeds Garry Stephenson, founder, who is retiring after serving 30 years as president and CEO.

    Press Release • August 19th, 2014

  • IFSTA, Vision 20/20 Develop Community Risk Reduction Program

    In partnership with the International Fire Service Training Association (IFSTA), Vision 20/20 has developed a free, five-part training program focusing on Community Risk Reduction (CRR) as a way to assist fire departments in developing safer communities.

    Press Release • August 19th, 2014

  • Scott Safety, National Firefighters Endowment Donate 134 Air-Pak SCBAs

    Scott Safety, a global manufacturer of respiratory and personal protective equipment and safety devices, together with the National Firefighters Endowment (NFE), a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting the lives of firefighters, announced the...

    Press Release • August 19th, 2014

  • Elkhart Brass Announces New VP of Sales

    Elkhart Brass is announcing the promotion of Scott Warbritton to Vice President of Sales. Scott was selected for this expanded role based on his experience of delivering targeted sales growth by deploying customer specific sales and implementation...

    Press Release • August 19th, 2014

  • Galls Acquires Best Uniforms

    Galls, LLC, North America’s leading distributor of uniforms and equipment to the public safety market, announced today that it has acquired Best Uniforms, Inc., a leading regional distributor of similar products to public safety and transit personnel.

    Press Release • August 19th, 2014

  • Globe And NVFC Offer Discount on Turnout Gear

    Purchasing new, state-of-the-art turnout gear is a challenge for many volunteer fire departments. Globe is providing assistance with the launch of an innovative new style available at a value price.

    Press Release • August 18th, 2014

  • NVFC Offers Guide For Volunteer Family Members

    Joining the volunteer fire service means a lifestyle change not only for the individual volunteer, but also for their entire family.

    Press Release • August 18th, 2014

  • Oshkosh Delivers 24 ARFF Vehicles to Japan

    Oshkosh Airport Products Group, a division of Oshkosh Corporation, placed 24 new generation Oshkosh Striker aircraft rescue and fire fighting (ARFF) vehicles on duty at airports in Japan.

    Press Release • August 18th, 2014

  • Incident Response Technologies Tests New Management Suite

    Incident Response Technologies, Inc. (IRT), a Denver-based company, is proud to announce that Rhodium Version 3 - a brand new version of the popular Rhodium Incident Management Suite - was tested earlier this month at the 2014 3M Championship in Blaine...

    Press Release • August 18th, 2014

  • Hale Products Announces Senior Production Promotion

    Hale Products, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Marcel Quarterman to the role of Senior Production Manager.

    Press Release • August 13th, 2014

  • IAFC, Pierce Mfg. Announce Fire Chiefs of The Year

    IAFC and Pierce Manufacturing Honor 2014 Volunteer and Career Fire Chiefs of the Year Chiefs from Texas and Alabama receive national awards at Fire-Rescue International.

    Press Release • August 13th, 2014

  • CentreLearn Provides Custom Training for Georgia Ambulance Provider

    Mid Georgia Ambulance, a long time CentreLearn customer and early adopter of online training, has shared their successes in a case study distributed last month at Pinnacle-EMS.

    Press Release • August 12th, 2014