Believing it was time for a new industry standard for hydraulic rescue tools, Hurst Jaws Of Life has introduced a new one-step coaxial coupler that the company claims is the answer to interoperability among rescue tools.
At the Fire Rescue International exhibition in Dallas, Scott Health & Safety introduced a new wireless communications system and voice amplifier for self contained breathing air (SCBA) facemasks that are compliant with 2007 National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards.
Elkhart Brass set the bar a little higher for apparatus valves with the introduction of its new line of 1.5- to 4-inch Unibody Valves.
A new eye protection line from MSA means that firefighters will never lose goggles again.
All firefighters have turnout gear. It's the protective ensemble (a National Fire Protection Association term) used for responses to fire and other calls.
KIMTEK CORP has recently added to its line of slide-in skid units that fit into many utility 4x4 and 6x6 off road vehicles.
One focus of this month's magazine is aerial apparatus. Now, you're probably wondering what does this topic have to do with vehicle rescue and extrication - something that fits into the "Road Warrior" column.
Crimson Fire debuted a rapid-response Class A pumper, called the Dakota, at the Fire Rescue International exhibition in Dallas.
Cole Hersee Company, a Boston-based manufacturer of heavy-duty electrical and electronic products for the vehicle industry, introduces its new LED Pilot Light.
Perhaps we need one of those popular reference guides written for firefighters on how to buckle a seat belt.