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  • Petzl Names New Technical Institute Manager

    Press Release
    Posted: January 17th, 2014

    Clearfield, UT- Petzl America, the North American headquarters of verticality equipment and hands-free lighting company Petzl, announces the appointment of Oliver McLeod to the new Petzl Technical Institute Manager position. In this role, McLeod will oversee operations at the Petzl Technical Institute (PTI). He will be tasked with the development, delivery, and management of technical training programs for partner training organizations (Petzl Technical Partners, or PTPs), independent reps...

  • RF Siren Systems Introduces Emergency Vehicle Crash Reduction Technology

    Posted: August 6th, 2013

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah -- Emergency vehicle crashes, injuries and fatalities continue to increase. Aside from thousands of injuries and fatalities, emergency vehicle accidents are costing society an estimated $7 Billion per year. RF Siren Systems has developed technology and functional prototype devices that enable emergency vehicles to deliver visual and audible siren warnings to the interior of vehicles they encounter. With most modern cars, outside noises no longer penetrate into closed...

  • ESS Releases Rollbar High-Impact Sunglass

    Press Release
    Posted: July 10th, 2013

    The aggressively styled Rollbar, by Eye Safety Systems, delivers advancements in fit, form, and function by providing users with quicker lens exchanges, enhanced lens retention, and improved integration with headborne devices.

  • EZ LIFT Rescue Systems Announces Former Stryker CEO Joins Board of Directors

    Press Release
    Posted: May 16th, 2013

    Park City, Utah – EZ LIFT Rescue Systems Inc. (EZ LIFT), an emerging leader in back saving EMS products, announced today that Park City resident, Stephen P. MacMillan, former Chairman and CEO of Stryker, has joined the company’s Board of Directors and become an investor in the company. The EZ LIFT Rescue System is a patented, easy to implement, solution to the lift problem that allows first responders to lift patients from a safe position – just below the knees rather than from the...

  • Rain Cools Colo. Wildfires While Others Grow

    Associated Press
    Posted: July 5th, 2012

    More than a dozen wildfires in the West continued chewing through bone-dry pine and brush as firefighters working through the holiday kept a nervous eye for fireworks and other hazards.