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DAYTON, OH—LION is taking action to increase the protection of firefighters by testing its RedZone turnout gear with Underwriters Laboratories (UL) to NFPA 1971, Standard on Protective Ensembles for Structural Fire Fighting and Proximity Fire Fighting, requirements for protection from liquid and particulate contaminants. UL verification is an objective, science-based assessment. As verified by UL,...
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SURE-GRIP Tool Mounts YARDLEY, PA—Ziamatic Corp. (Zico) introduces the SURE-GRIP Tool Mount, Model SG-VM-1, a new way to secure ¾- to 1¾-inch-diameter tools and equipment inside a compartment. SURE-GRIP uses a wider, heavy-duty, all-weather hook-and-loop strap to provide more surface area and a more precise, more “true” grip on every tool, regardless of handle shape....
Technology

Inseego Corp. (Nasdaq: INSG), a pioneer in mobile and intelligent IoT device-to-cloud solutions, announced that its new USB800 modem is now available for small business, enterprise, government and public safety customers on the AT&T (NYSE: T) network as well as public safety subscribers on the FirstNet communications platform, delivering best-in-class 4G LTE (Cat 18) speed,...
FDIC

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) and DuPont (NYSE: DD) announced today that applications are now being accepted for scholarships that will award 20 first responders with an expenses-paid (airfare/hotel/educational sessions) trip to the 2020 Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC), the fire industry’s premier training and networking event and technology exhibit. FDIC will be held April 20-25, 2020, at the...
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The ACT government has agreed to trial a plug-in hybrid electric fire truck in Canberra, reports The Driven. The deal marks another step toward the push to reduce transport emissions. The ACT Emergency Services Agency (ESA) work with Rosenbauer to engineer the “Concept Fire Truck” (CFT) for Australian conditions, according to ACT emergency services minister...