Industry News

  • Gore Supports Fire Industry with New Warranties

    Elkton, Maryland, April 21, 2010 – At the 2010 FDIC show, W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc., announced the addition of a five-year warranty for its CROSSTECH® 3-layer moisture barrier and a three-plus year warranty for its new CROSSTECH® black moisture...

    Press Release • April 27th, 2010

  • E-ONE Announces 7 Finalists for Fire Truck Give-Away Contest

    Ocala, FL (April 22, 2010) – For the second consecutive year, E-ONE asked departments throughout the United States to ‘tell us their stories' for an opportunity to win a new Tradition ES fire truck.  And for the second consecutive year, we were...

    Press Release • April 26th, 2010

  • Pierce and Harley-Davidson NFFF Full Throttle Support Campaign Approaches $250,000 Milestone

    APPLETON, Wis. (April 22, 2010) – National Fallen Fighters Foundation ("NFFF"), with the support of Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK] company, and Harley-Davidson Motor Company [NYSE: HOG] today announced that their...

    Press Release • April 26th, 2010

  • Pierce Announces Availability of Wide Range of 2010 EPA Compliant Engines

    APPLETON, Wis. (April 22, 2010) – Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, today announced the availability of a wide range of 2010 EPA compliant engines at the Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) in Indianapolis...

    Press Release • April 26th, 2010

  • New Safe Firefighter of the Month Program Recognizes Outstanding Performance

    CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (April 21, 2010) – Firefighters serve a sacred duty to protect life and property in their communities, but they also must serve a higher duty to themselves and their family to stay safe and healthy. Hale takes firefighter safety...

    Press Release • April 26th, 2010

  • New SafeBuy Fire Suppression System Increases Firefighter Safety

    CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (April 21, 2010) – Hale and Task Force Tips have developed the SafeBuy™ system, a new concept in vehicle-mounted fire suppression that has been designed from the ground up to support firefighter safety. SafeBuy is a system of...

    Press Release • April 26th, 2010

  • Oshkosh, Pierce and Medtec Introduce New Products and Innovations at FDIC

    Oshkosh, WI. (April 22, 2010) – Oshkosh Corporation Fire & Emergency segment, which includes Pierce Manufacturing, Oshkosh Airport Products, Medtec Ambulance and Frontline Communications, today introduced new vehicles and innovations at the 2010...

    Press Release • April 22nd, 2010

  • New Oshkosh Striker Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Vehicle Unveiled

    OSHKOSH, Wis. (April 22, 2010) – Oshkosh Airport Products, a division of Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK], today unveiled the new Striker® Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicle at the Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) in...

    Press Release • April 22nd, 2010

  • Crimson Fire Displays New Vehicles, Innovations at Emergency-Rescue Industry’s Largest Trade Show

    Brandon, S.D., April 22, 2010 – Crimson Fire, Inc. will display new vehicles and product innovations at the fire-rescue industry's biggest trade show, which begins today. Crimson Fire, which is a subsidiary of Spartan Motors, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPAR...

    Press Release • April 22nd, 2010

  • Road Rescue Introduces Critical Care Transport Ambulance

    Marion, S.C., April 22, 2010 – Road Rescue, Inc. will unveil a new "emergency room on wheels" as it debuts its Critical Care Transport vehicle at the fire-rescue industry’s biggest trade show, which begins today.

    Press Release • April 22nd, 2010

  • Ergodyne Introduces Glowear® Expandable Public Safety Vest

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (April 22, 2010) - Ergodyne today announced the expansion of their GloWear® Incident Command Series to include the GloWear® 8244PSV Expandable Public Safety Vest.8244PSV This ANSI 207 compliant vest is ideal for firefighters, EMTs...

    Press Release • April 22nd, 2010

  • RAE Systems Simulates Hazardous Materials Incident and Real-Time Response at FDIC

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – April 21, 2010 – RAE Systems Inc. (NYSE Amex: RAE) today announced it will showcase its top-of-the-line gas-detection solutions – including its industry-leading wireless systems – at the Fire Department Instructors...

    Press Release • April 21st, 2010

  • 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