Industry News

  • R.O.M. Corp. Acquires Fire Research Corp.

    BELTON, MO / NESCONSET, NY (January 7, 2013) – R·O·M Corporation (“R·O·M”) is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Fire Research Corporation (“FRC”).  FRC will become a subsidiary of R·O·M and maintain its...

    Press Release • January 7th, 2013

  • Streamlight Introduces Stinger Classic LED

    Streamlight ® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, introduced the Stinger ® Classic LED, a rechargeable flashlight that is similar in size, shape and feel to the original Xenon Stinger ® , but...

    Press Release • January 4th, 2013

  • FASNY Gives 50K Grant to NVFC Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund to Help Volunteers Impacted by Sandy

    Association calls on others to donate necessary funds to help first responders in need

    Press Release • January 3rd, 2013

  • Scott Safety Gives $10,000 Donation to NVFC Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund

    Scott Safety has pledged $10,000 to the National Volunteer Fire Council’s (NVFC) Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund. The donation will go to help firefighters impacted by severe disasters such as hurricane Sandy. The fund provides stipends of $250 to...

    Press Release • January 3rd, 2013

  • Pierce Celebrates 100 Years in Business

    Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, and the leading U.S. manufacturer of fire and emergency vehicles, is celebrating its 100th Anniversary in 2013. Pierce is kicking off its yearlong commemoration by launching a special...

    Press Release • January 3rd, 2013

  • New Power Timer

    The new Power Timer, Model TMR-30KE P/N 390-0030-5 from Kussmaul Electronics, eliminates dead batteries caused by power drain from radios and data terminals that operate while the engine is off. The unit allows the use of accessory loads per programmed...

    Press Release • January 3rd, 2013

  • Streamlight Launches New Lights with Top Safety Ratings

    Newest ProPolymer Lights Meet More Stringent Division 1 Designation While Offering High Lumens

    Press Release • January 3rd, 2013

  • E-ONE Cabs are Ready for the New Year with New Engines

    Ocala, FL (December 19, 2012) – As we approach the new year and new engine emissions requirements, E-ONE is pleased to announce 2013 EPA-compliant engines are now available for order.   “After working closely with Cummins representatives for...

    Press Release • January 3rd, 2013

  • KME Awarded New Jersey State Contract

    Nesquehoning, PA –The State of New Jersey has awarded KME a new contract for fire fighting vehicles that allows all fire departments within the state to purchase apparatus more easily and cost effectively. Fire Departments and municipalities can procure...

    Press Release • January 3rd, 2013

  • OnSpot Celebrates 25th Anniversary in 2013

    As they celebrate their 25th anniversary in 2013, Onspot of North America, Inc.  wants to take this opportunity to thank its OEMS, Dealers, National Account customers and End Users for their business over the years. As they celebrate their 25 th year in...

    Press Release • January 3rd, 2013

  • Recovery Efforts Not Over for Sandy-Ravaged Towns’ First Responders

    DAYTON, OHIO –  A period of time has passed since the East Coast was devastated by the effects of Hurricane Sandy, but the cities and towns most devastated – along with the first responders that serve them – continue to work toward recovery with...

    Press Release • December 17th, 2012

  • FEMA Uses WebEOC Crisis Management System in Response to Hurricanes Isaac and Sandy

    AUGUSTA, Ga. – December 11, 2012 – On August 28, 2012, Hurricane Isaac came ashore on the Gulf Coast of the United States. After raging over a huge area from Florida to Texas, Isaac had knocked out power to almost one million homes and businesses and...

    Press Release • December 11th, 2012

  • TheFireStore.com Announces the Addition of StatPacks

    StatPacks - Designed for EMS, EMT and Paramedics Now Online at TheFireStore.com

    Press Release • December 11th, 2012

  • E-ONE is Lighting the Way

    E-ONE aerials are now available with track lighting along the walkway to increase visibility and offer a safer climbing experience when using the apparatus for nighttime operations. “Although lighting for aerial walkways has been on the market for...

    Press Release • December 11th, 2012

  • FIRE 20/20 Receives Motorola Solutions Foundation Public Safety Grant

    Grant to support safety education and training programs

    Press Release • December 11th, 2012