Industry News

  • Hale High-GPM Pumps Knock Down Fires with Great Efficiency

    CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (November 19, 2012) — According to the National Fire Protection Association, fires accounted for about $17.6 billion in losses during the last decade, despite a decreasing number of fires. For fire companies such as Greenfield Fire...

    Press Release • November 20th, 2012

  • Cardiac Science, Firehouse and Officer.com Partner to Give Away 10 AEDs

    Cardiac Science and Firehouse have partnered to give away Cardiac Science’s Powerheart G3 or Powerheart AED G3 Plus automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to 10 fire and law enforcement agencies in the United States.

    Press Release • November 15th, 2012

  • Introducing the Rescue ONE Inflatable Boat Series

    Purpose Built At Affordable Price

    Press Release • November 15th, 2012

  • Rhodium Suite Used to Manage Hurricane Sandy Response in Seven States

    GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO - As Hurricane Sandy made landfall on the night of October 29th, in Atlantic City, New Jersey, emergency response agencies in seven states were relying on the Rhodium Incident Management Suite to manage their response to the...

    Press Release • November 9th, 2012

  • Ocala Fire Rescue Award Ceremony Honored Heroes

    Ocala, Fla., November 7, 2012 – Ocala Fire Rescue’s 2012 Award & Recognition Ceremony honored heroes in our community and the fire service on November 3 rd . The event held at the American Legion building, was attended by more than 150 people. The...

    Press Release • November 8th, 2012

  • New Miller MightyLite Leading Edge Self-Retracting Lifeline Assures Worker Safety

    The MightyLite LE SRL features a shock absorber integrated into the lifeline, lowering fall arrest forces.

    Press Release • November 6th, 2012

  • Honeywell Donates First Responder Products for Hurricane Sandy Relief and Recover Efforts

    Honeywell, the makers of Morning Pride turnout gear for first responders, will donate more than 19,000 personal protective products including protective footwear, gloves, hoods and helmets, designed to weather the most arduous conditions first...

    Press Release • November 6th, 2012

  • The Family Handyman Rescue Remodel Contest

    Entries must explain in 500 words or less how the renovation will benefit both the community and the local organization, as well as describe what makes the group truly deserving of the makeover.

    Press Release • November 6th, 2012

  • New Miller Fall Clearance Calculator

    While especially designed for use with Miller fall protection products, the interactive Fall Clearance Calculator can be used with any brand of fall protection equipment.

    Press Release • November 5th, 2012

  • Zco Brings PolicePad and FireTab to iPhone and Android Smartphones

    Hudson, NH - Zco Corporation’s revolutionary public safety tools PolicePad and FireTab are now available on iPhone and Android smartphones. The new products, PolicePhone and FirePhone, condense all of the innovative features of its iPad predecessors...

    Press Release • November 5th, 2012

  • New Miller AirCore Harness Ultimate Comfort, Easy Adjustability, Lightweight and Stylish Design

    The new Miller AirCore™ Harness from Honeywell Safety Products, combines comfort features with functional components.

    Press Release • November 5th, 2012

  • Globe, DuPont and NVFC Award Gear to FDs in Okla., Texas, and W.V.

    Globe, DuPont, and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) are celebrating Globe's 125th anniversary by giving away sets of gear to volunteer fire departments in need. In the fourth round of donations, gear has been awarded to Hammon (OK) Fire...

    Press Release • November 2nd, 2012

  • New Campaign Asks Public to "Be a Hero, Save a Hero"

    The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, Help the Good Guys and KIDDE today launched "Be a Hero, Save a Hero," a new campaign to educate the public about simple steps they can take to protect their families from a fire and reduce risks of injuries for...

    Press Release • November 1st, 2012

  • New Products 11/12

    Boot-Drying Accessory RAM AIR GEAR DRYER has introduced a boot-drying accessory for its 4-IHT model. The boot dryer fits into one of the four drying ports and can dry eight boots per accessory, or up to 32 boots at one time. Inverted drying lets the...

    Article • November 1st, 2012

  • Continental introduces new ExpressDry Special Ops Gear Dryer

    Oshkosh, Wis.- Continental Girbau Inc.'s new ExpressDry Special Ops Gear Dryer is equipped with 12 utility drying ports and four invertible stickmen drying stations to quickly and safely dry protective gear and apparatuses used for firefighting and...

    Press Release • October 31st, 2012