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  • NVFC Partners with Firehouse Expo 2010 To Reach Current, Future Firefighters

    Burnsville, MN (April 13, 2010) – In an effort to promote and provide the best education and training available to industry professionals, the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) and Firehouse Expo have partnered to offer NVFC members a discounted...

    Press Release • April 19th, 2010

  • Fireman Wins International Award

    Writer's Digest Magazine has announced the winners of the 17th Annual International Self-Published Book Awards Contest in its March/April 2010 issue. Fireman, a compelling new memoir by New York author George Kreuscher, has won First Place for nonfiction...

    Press Release • April 19th, 2010

  • Scott Introduces the Next Evolution in Facepiece Seal Technology

    April 16, 2010 – Scott Health & Safety is proud to announce the launch of its SureSeal System, the most dynamic facepiece seal available today for users of respiratory protection products.

    Press Release • April 19th, 2010

  • Pierce Offers New Cummins ISX15 Liter Engine

    APPLETON, Wis. (April 19, 2010) – Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, today announced that it will be offering the new Cummins ISX15 fifteen liter engine on the Pierce Velocity® custom chassis. The engine delivers an...

    Press Release • April 19th, 2010

  • NFPA Receives Major Grant from FEMA for National Sprinkler Awareness Campaign

    April 15, 2010 – The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) received a $746,438 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to conduct a national home fire sprinkler awareness campaign, "Faces of Fire," which will demonstrate...

    Press Release • April 16th, 2010

  • Scott Introduces EZ-Scape Integrated Self-Rescue Belts

    DATELINE (April 16, 2010) – Firefighters risk their lives every day, entering intense and unpredictable situations from house fires to plant explosions. While any emergency can be dangerous, there's far more potential for injury in multiple story...

    Press Release • April 16th, 2010

  • E-ONE Introducing New Severe Duty Cab at FDIC

    Ocala, FL (April 13, 2010) – E-ONE will be introducing a new severe duty cab interior at the 2010 Fire Department Instructor’s Conference in Indianapolis next week. The robust construction of the new cab trim was developed for departments needing...

    Press Release • April 14th, 2010

  • STREAMLIGHT® INTRODUCES WAYPOINT™ HANDHELD SPOTLIGHT

    EAGLEVILLE, PA, April 13, 2010 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance flashlights, announced it introduced the Waypoint™, a handheld, pistol-grip searchlight designed to provide extremely bright lighting for a wide variety of low...

    Press Release • April 14th, 2010

  • 10 Oshkosh Striker ARFF Vehicles Delivered to Colombia

    OSHKOSH, WIS. (April 12, 2010) – Oshkosh Airport Products, a division of Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), announced that it has delivered 10 Striker® Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) vehicles to Operadora de Aeropuertos Centro Norte...

    Press Release • April 13th, 2010

  • Nickelodeon Hotel Gives Back to NFFF

    ORLANDO, Fla. (April 8, 2010) – Nickelodeon Suites Resort kicked off its first-ever Hero Appreciation program this spring with discounted rates, antique fire truck experiences, bucket brigade games, and a pledge to contribute two percent of every...

    Press Release • April 12th, 2010

  • Institution of Fire Engineers Receives $786K Grant to Continue Vision 20/20 Work

    Alexandria, VA – April 9, 2010  The Institution of Fire Engineers was awarded a $786,000 grant by the Department of Homeland Security Fire Prevention and Safety grant program to continue the work of the landmark Vision 20/20 project...

    Press Release • April 9th, 2010

  • Brotherhood Ride Stops at Ferrara Fire Apparatus

    Holden, LA – The 2010 Brotherhood Ride made its way through Southern Louisiana on 6 April.  The Brotherhood Ride is a group of firefighters, law enforcement officers, and emergency medical personnel.  The group was formed to honor the nine fallen...

    Press Release • April 9th, 2010

  • Pierce Celebrates 400th Sale of Pierce Ultimate Configuration

    April 6, 2010 Appleton, Wis. – Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) Company and North America's leading fire and rescue apparatus manufacturer, today announced the sale of its 400th Pierce Ultimate Configuration (PUC...

    Press Release • April 7th, 2010

  • Oshkosh Stinger Q4 Rapid Intervention Vehicles Sold to Four Diverse U.S. Airports

    OSHKOSH, Wis. (April 6, 2010) – Oshkosh Airport Products, a division of Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK], announced today the sale of four Stinger Q4™ rapid intervention vehicles (RIVs), one to each of the following airports: Anchorage...

    Press Release • April 6th, 2010