Company

NEW YORK, NY  – Fire departments across the country regularly struggle with limited budgets and ongoing needs for equipment, but few face the severity of the crisis the Detroit (MI) Fire Department works with every day. That’s why Momentous Insurance Brokerage is partnering with Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company to donate $25,000 to the Detroit Fire...
Engine Company

Medina, OH—Fire-Dex has redesigned its FX gear. The FX-R coat has less fabric, weighs less, and allows for a better range of motion. The new, patent-pending OmniDex Cut has moved the shoulder seams inward to allow the wearer to move with less restriction. The OmniDex Cut has also changed the placement of the sleeve attachment...
Fire Department

OCALA, FL – A two vehicle collision at the intersection of South Pine Avenue and Southwest 17th Street resulted in a one vehicle coming to rest on its roof. On arrival firefighters faced multiple challenges. Firefighters used hydraulic extrication tools to gain access and safely remove one injured occupant from the rolled over vehicle. The...
Associations

The revision cycle for National Fire Protection Association 1983, Standard on Life Safety Rope and Equipment for Emergency Services, is complete and the 2012 edition was issued by the NFPA Standards Council in December.