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  • Industry News 1/14

    Posted: January 1st, 2014

    GLOBE , DUPONT and the NATIONAL VOLUNTEER FIRE COUNCIL (NVFC) announce three more recipients in the 2013 Globe Gear Giveaway Program. Axtell, NE, Volunteer Fire and Rescue and the Jasper Volunteer Fire Department in Duffield, VA, will each receive four sets of gear and the Lilbourn, MO, Volunteer Fire Department will receive two sets. “We are pleased to announce the third round of gear recipients,” said NVFC Chairman Philip C. Stittleburg. “These departments demonstrated a...

  • Air Evac Chooses New Missouri Location For Operations

    Press Release
    Posted: December 19th, 2013

    The Missouri based air ambulance company, Air Evac Lifeteam. has announced an agreement that will bring their newest location to Moberly, Missouri. The agreement brings an undisclosed investment that will create fifteen new highly skilled positions in the central Missouri community. Randolph County Ambulance District headquarters will be the...

  • Program Keeps Students Studying Abroad Fire Safe

    Press Release
    Posted: November 5th, 2013

    St. Louis, MO -- A new program called Passport to Fire Safety aims to improve the safety of U.S. students studying abroad by equipping students with portable fire safety products such as smoke alarms, carbon monoxide (CO) alarms and escape ladders. The program was introduced at the Campus Fire Forum, the annual conference of the Center for Campus Fire Safety. Passport to Fire Safety is led by a coalition of organizations dedicated to protecting students abroad including the Center for...