One thing about getting older is that you can reminisce about the good old days, which may or may not have been so good.
As your truck turns the corner, you see fire pushing out one window of a single-family house and heavy smoke turning to fire from a second window.
Many rescue rigs have winches installed as a matter of customization, not actual usefulness. It is important that rescuers have a good understanding of winches and their safe use for rescue operations. They should understand the grades of winches, power systems, and internal gearing.
Spectracom NetClock® Master Clock for public safety applications complies with the National Emergency Number Association’s (NENA) Master Clock Standard #04-002. It has added features to support Next-Generation 9-1-1 initiatives, and has been tested against NENA’s Security for Next Generation 9-1-1 Standard #075-001. More than 4,500 public safety answering points currently use NetClock to synchronize time...
Personal harness and escape systems have become critical components of firefighter personal protective equipment (PPE) over the past several years.
Personal escape system use is on the rise, and manufacturers are making systems that are easier to use and more comfortable.
Fire departments must consider their needs to know what size aerial is right for them.
The system meets NFPA 1983-2006 edition for Fire Service Life Safety Rope and System Components.
The DURA-LITE 15™ from SCI has an improved exterior design which creates an incredibily durable SCBA cylinder.
The advanced command center was designed to ensure emergency response teams are prepared to handle a variety of scenarios, and will depend on CommandScope for vital strategy and data.