Industry News

  • Industry Software Education Partners Offer Tuition Grants

    American Public University (APU) and the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) today announced a partnership to support the continuing education needs of SIIA member companies and their employees, reflecting the organizations’ shared...

    Press Release • September 24th, 2013

  • Health & Safety Institute Hosts Innovation Conference

    For emergency response and safety trainers looking to grow their independent business, or ensure that their organization is in compliance with OSHA emergency response standards, Health & Safety Institute (HSI) presents Evolution Through Innovation, our...

    Press Release • September 24th, 2013

  • FDNY Pipes And Drums Documentary Premiers Oct. 12

     The F.D.N.Y. Emerald Society Pipes & Drums is proud to announce the documentary premiere of Through Triumph & Tragedy - 50 Years Of The F.D.N.Y. Pipes & Drums. The documentary screening will take place on October 12, 2013, at the Frank Sinatra...

    Press Release • September 24th, 2013

  • Streamlight Donates Funds to Travis Manion Foundation

    Streamlight® Inc., a leading manufacturer of high-performance flashlights and weapon light/laser sighting devices, recently marked its third year of involvement as a sponsor of The Travis Manion Foundation, contributing to programs that honor and...

    Press Release • September 24th, 2013

  • PBI Performance Products Appoints New President

    PBI Performance Products is pleased to announce the promotion of Bill Lawson to the position of President of PBI Performance Products, Inc. effective September 1st. Bill has been with the Company since 1981, serving in the role as PBI’s Chief...

    Press Release • September 19th, 2013

  • FDNY Members to Participate in Rett Syndrome Awareness Event

    On Oct. 12, members of FDNY will help out with a Rett Syndrome event at the Tweed Courthouse in New York City. The gathering is called The Blue Sky Girl Event. Rett Syndrome is a unique developmental disorder considering the most physically disabling of...

    Press Release • September 19th, 2013

  • Fire-Dex Introduces New Leather Structural Fire Boots

    Fire-Dex has released a new structural leather boot that offers lightweight comfort & protection together with a traditional, throwback styling that won't break your budget. The FDXL-50 Grey Leather Boot exterior features a Vibram® FIRE&ICE™ sole...

    Product • September 19th, 2013

  • Turnout Gear Washers and Dryers Available Through Grant Program

    The application period for the 2013 Assistance to Firefighter Grant (AFG) program is expected to open this fall (www.fema.gov). This means fire departments can soon apply for grant dollars to purchase equipment needed to heighten firefighter safety...

    Press Release • September 16th, 2013

  • The Compliance Engine Is an Accessible Code Compliance Tool

    At this year’s Illinois Fire & Life Safety Education Conference, Iowa State Fire Marshal Director Ray Reynolds gave the Keynote address and emphasized that the fire service “is about people, especially the children of our community whose lives we need...

    Press Release • September 12th, 2013

  • Duracell Quantum Offers Power to First Responders

    Duracell has developed their biggest innovation since the Copper Top. The brand, long-trusted by fire, law and other professional organizations, has recently introduced Duracell Quantum--the world’s number one most advanced alkaline battery with...

    Product • September 12th, 2013

  • NFFF Partners With Kidde on Smoke Detector Promotion

    One click can make a difference in the lives of your loved ones and the firefighters who protect your community. The national campaign, “Be a Hero, Save a Hero®,” led by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) with support from Kidde...

    Press Release • September 12th, 2013

  • Ferrara Adds New Authorized Dealer in N.J.

     Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc. of Holden, Louisiana is pleased to announce the addition of FF1 Professional Safety Services of Sparta, New Jersey, as their new authorized dealer for the state of New Jersey and northeastern PA. FF1 Professional Safety...

    Press Release • September 12th, 2013

  • Kaplan University Partners With IAFF to Provide Discounts, Offers

    Kaplan University, a leader in higher education innovation, and the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF), representing more than 300,000 full-time professional firefighters and paramedics in the United States and Canada, have joined to...

    Press Release • September 12th, 2013

  • LEADER Announces New Line of Collapse Victim Detection System

    LEADER is proud to introduce a new generation of search and rescue equipment designed for technical search specialists by technical search specialists. These innovative products are lightweight, ergonomic and efficient to give the greatest advantage...

    Product • September 12th, 2013

  • Vegas FD Partners with PulsePoint to Improve CPR Access

    The city of Las Vegas has partnered with the non-profit PulsePoint Foundation to provide a free app that sends an alert to a person when they are within 200 yards of someone in a public place who needs cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). The release of...

    Press Release • September 12th, 2013