Engine Company

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.

Motorola, Inc introduced Incident Scene Management, a wireless broadband solutions suite for first responder commanders and other public safety at the Fire Rescue International exhibition in Dallas.
Fire Department

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.