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  • Washington D.C. Selects PURVIS Systems for Station Alerting System

    Press Release
    Posted: August 30th, 2011

    Middletown, RI, July 19, 2011 – PURVIS Systems Incorporated, an IT systems and services provider for public safety, emergency management and defense industries, announced today that it has been awarded a $2.63 million contract with the District of Columbia to implement the PURVIS Fire Station Alerting System™ (PURVIS FSAS™). The system is being installed in 37 locations throughout the District, including the Public Safety Command Center (PSCC), the Unified Communication Center (UCC), all...


  • FM Global Awards Nearly 200 Groups with Prevention Grants

    Press Release
    Posted: March 22nd, 2011

      JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—FM Global, one of the world’s largest business property insurers, awarded US$400,000 in fire prevention grants during 2010 to help organizations worldwide more effectively prevent fire in their communities.


  • Sperian Introduces Escape Belt & Rappelling System for the Warrior SCBA

    Press Release
    Posted: May 20th, 2010

    Smithfield, RI, May 20, 2010 – Sperian Respiratory Protection, working with Fire Innovations LLC, has obtained NFPA and NIOSH certifications on an escape belt and rappelling system integrated on to the Warrior SCBA. The integration of the escape belt and optional rappelling products with the Warrior SCBA allows fire departments to add a...