Industry News

  • E-ONE Delivers HP 78 to Stennis Space Center

    Ocala, FL (October 20, 2009) - Jacobs FOSC Fire Protection at the Stennis Space Center in Hancock County, Miss., recently ordered and took delivery of a new E-ONE HP 78 aerial ladder. With three rocket engine test stands, multiple high angle...

    Press Release • October 21st, 2009

  • The Leary Firefighters Foundation Readies Team LFF

    October 14, 2009 - New York - The Leary Firefighters Foundation, founded by actor Denis Leary, announced today its inaugural TEAM LFF running in the ING New York City Marathon on November 1, 2009 is comprised of both civilians and first-responders...

    Press Release • October 20th, 2009

  • PIERCE FIRE TRUCK CAB LIFTED

    APPLETON, Wis. (October 15, 2009) - Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, today participated in a cab-raising event with the Chicago Fire Department to benefit the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. A custom...

    Press Release • October 19th, 2009

  • LoggerHead Tools Receives 2009 Breakthrough Innovation Award for Bionic Hydrant Wrench®

    NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2009 - LoggerHead Tools received a 2009 Breakthrough Innovation Award from Popular Mechanics magazine on October 8th at the Hearst Tower in New York City for its newly designed Bionic Hydrant Wrench™. LoggerHead, a past Popular...

    Press Release • October 19th, 2009

  • Black Diamond Footwear Appoints New President

    NEWTON, MA. (October 19, 2009) - The Black Diamond Group, a leading company of performance protective footwear, announces the appointment of Rob Mills as president. Mills comes to Black Diamond from his previous post as Vice President Sales at Rocky...

    Press Release • October 19th, 2009

  • STREAMLIGHT APPOINTS MICHAEL DINEEN V.P. SALES & MARKETING

    For Immediate Release Contact: Mary Ellen Giangiulio Melissa Nichols Streamlight, Inc. M. NICHOLS Communications 800-523-7488 phone 800-220-7007 fax 610-640-4528 phone 610-631-0600 phone 610-631-0712 fax...

    Press Release • October 19th, 2009

  • CHANGE YOUR CLOCK CHANGE YOUR BATTERY

    ENERGIZER AND THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FIRE CHIEFS REMIND FAMILIES TO CHANGE YOUR CLOCK CHANGE YOUR BATTERY® NOVEMBER 1 For more information contact: Erin Greenman (314.704.1983) Samantha Fisher (314.727.5700, x101...

    Press Release • October 16th, 2009

  • Physio-Control Receives Market Approval from Health Canada for LIFEPAK® 15 Monitor/Defibrillator

    Physio-Control Receives Market Approval from Health Canada for LIFEPAK® 15 Monitor/Defibrillator REDMOND, WASH. – Sept. 22, 2009 – Physio-Control, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Medtronic, Inc., (NYSE: MDT) announced today it...

    Press Release • October 15th, 2009

  • KME's New Wildland Product Group Awarded Three Major Contracts

    KME Fire Apparatus recently announced that it has made major efforts in reaching out to the wildland fire community. The company believes that such efforts are a good fit with its existing product lines and will only help in sustaining the growth that the...

    Press Release • October 14th, 2009

  • NFPA and Johns Hopkins to study how best to teach children about fire safety

    October 13, 2009 – The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the Center for Injury Research and Policy at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH) announced a joint project titled Strengthening the Impact of Fire and...

    Press Release • October 14th, 2009

  • Firehouse World Announces New Co-Location with CSFA's 88th Annual Conference & Leadership Summit

    Burnsville, MN (October 13, 2009) - Cygnus Expositions, a division of Cygnus Business Media, is proud to announce the co-location of Firehouse World 2010 and California State Firefighters' Association (CSFA) 88th Annual Conference and Leadership Summit...

    Press Release • October 13th, 2009

  • Spartan Motors Further Strengthens its Commitment to the Emergency Vehicle Market

    Marion, S.C., October 8, 2009 – In a move to strengthen its operations and performance, Road Rescue has received additional capital investment and leadership support from its parent company, Spartan Motors, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPAR). As part of a...

    Press Release • October 13th, 2009

  • Pierce Manufacturing Awards Custom Harley-Davidson at Open House Celebration

    Sweepstakes drawing for employees and dealers featured as part of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation "Full Throttle Support" program.

    Press Release • October 13th, 2009

  • Industry-Changing Pierce Ultimate Configuration (PUC) Reaches Sales Milestone

    October 12, 2009 Appleton, Wis. -- Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) Company and North America’s leading fire and rescue apparatus manufacturer, today announced it sold its 300 th Pierce Ultimate Configuration (PUC) fire...

    Press Release • October 13th, 2009

  • Sutphen Announces New Dealer for Louisiana

    Sutphen Corporation announced today that 5 Alarm Fire Apparatus is their new distributor for the State of Louisiana. 5 Alarm Fire Apparatus , based out of Houma, LA has been servicing, repairing, and refurbishing fire apparatus since March of...

    Press Release • October 12th, 2009