Engine Company

When a firefighter transmits a Mayday, the most important thing he needs is air. With the exception of flame impingement, the firefighter’s key to survival is having a sufficient air supply.
Fire Department

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...
Fire Department

One thing about getting older is that you can reminisce about the good old days, which may or may not have been so good.