Industry News

  • Harris Corp. Wins $8 Million Contract in New York

    Genesee County, New York, has awarded Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) an $8 million contract to replace its aging public safety radio system. The Harris standards-based communications system will improve coverage and upgrade communications for law...

    Press Release • May 30th, 2013

  • Streamlight Marks 40 Years of Manufacturing Lighting

    Streamlight Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, recently marked its 40th year of operation. Since it was founded in 1973, Streamlight has grown from a small company with a single product to an...

    Press Release • May 30th, 2013

  • RTTG Helps Keep Critical Facilities Safe And Threat-Free

    Flemington, NJ Real-Time Technology Group (RTTG), a leading provider of trusted identity solutions, brings to market an unprecedented solution that enables public agencies and private enterprises to work together cooperatively to secure critical...

    Press Release • May 30th, 2013

  • E-ONE Recognizes Outstanding Dealer, Sales Reps Performance

    During an appreciation breakfast and awards ceremony prior to the 2013 FDIC in Indianapolis last month, E-ONE dealers and sales representatives were recognized for their outstanding performance over the last year. “We have the best dealer network in...

    Press Release • May 29th, 2013

  • Havis Offers New Tablet Docking Stations

    Havis has introduced two new computer tablet mobile docking stations for Panasonic Toughpad G1 and B1 models. The devices are designed for versatility and are compatible with every model of the Windows-based 10-inch tablet with or without optional...

    Press Release • May 29th, 2013

  • Grinnell Mutual Announces Fire Prevention Award Program

    Does your local fire department promote fire prevention? If so, it may be eligible for a Life Safety Achievement Award, sponsored by the National Association of State Fire Marshals (NASFM) Fire Research & Education Foundation and Grinnell Mutual...

    Press Release • May 29th, 2013

  • The Fire Store Offers New Glove Line

    TheFireStore.com – offering everything but the truck, is proud to announce two new gloves that offer unique protection, durability and dexterity. The newest structural fire glove is the Leather and Kovenex Commander by LION. The latest extrication...

    Press Release • May 29th, 2013

  • Kussmaul Electronics Names New VP of Sales

    Kussmaul Electronics has named Colin Chambless to the newly created position of Vice President of Sales. During the past year and a half Colin has been the Regional Sales Manager covering accounts in the Eastern half of the United States as well as a...

    Press Release • May 21st, 2013

  • KME Ridgerunners Headed to Oregon

    Marion County Fire District No. 1 in Oregon was searching for a different type of fire apparatus for three of its more rural stations. They were hoping to find a Type 3 Engine with the typical configuration of a high angle of approach and departure as...

    Press Release • May 21st, 2013

  • Departments in Montana, Oregon Place New Apparatus Orders

    The Gallatin Gateway (Mont.) Rural Fire Department and the Silverton (Ore.) Fire District a have ordered apparatus from KME Fire Apparatus. Gallatin Gateway has ordered an Eliminator Pumper/Tender built on an International 7600 cab and chassis...

    Press Release • May 21st, 2013

  • Air Methods Reaches Highest Level in FAA's Safety Management System Program

    Air Methods Corporation, the global leader in air medical transportation, recently was informed by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) that it successfully reached the highest level (Level 4) of the FAA's voluntary Safety Management System (SMS...

    Press Release • May 21st, 2013

  • Firesoft Offers App For Structure Fire Scene Command

      Firesoft LLC now offers iCommand: Structure Fires designed for Apple’s iPad. It brings time-tested concepts from military doctrine together with the latest in tablet computer technology. Simple, visual and universal – Incident Commanders...

    Press Release • May 16th, 2013

  • FBHA Offers Scholarships to Firefighter Suicide Survivors

    Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance has recently launched a scholarship program that provides higher education financial assistance to surviving children and spouses of firefighter suicides. Jeff Dill, founder of Firefighter Behavioral Health...

    Press Release • May 16th, 2013

  • EZ LIFT Rescue Systems Announces Former Stryker CEO Joins Board of Directors

    Park City, Utah – EZ LIFT Rescue Systems Inc. (EZ LIFT), an emerging leader in back saving EMS products, announced today that Park City resident, Stephen P. MacMillan, former Chairman and CEO of Stryker, has joined the company’s Board of Directors and...

    Press Release • May 16th, 2013

  • Streamlight Enhances Lights With Programmable Switches, More Lumens

    Streamlight Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, has significantly upgraded the lumen light output of four lights from its popular ProTac® tactical series: the ProTac® 1L, ProTac ® 2L...

    Press Release • May 15th, 2013