ZOLL Medical Corporation announced that Advanced Paramedic is the first emergency service to purchase the ZOLL Propaq® MD Monitor/Defibrillator in Canada since it was approved by Health Canada in December 2010.
The helmet set FireTalk offers a special communication solution for fire brigades that ensures reliable communication.
Gamewell-FCI by Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has developed the IF600 Retrofit Kit to upgrade legacy Gamewell IF602 and IF610 Series fire alarm control panels to the latest technology of an E3 Series® Expandable Emergency Evacuation System from Gamewell-FCI at minimal expense.
• KIDDE FIRE FIGHTING and the Elizabeth (NJ) Fire Department recently participated in a “Big Flow Demonstration” using a National Foam Neptune Pumping System and Iron Man delivery device. The Neptune Pumping System is a 5,000-gpm pumping system that uses two 2,500-gpm submersible fish pumps, two- to eight-inch intakes with 300 feet of intake hose,...
The Dover (OH) Fire Department needed a combination vehicle-a rescue pumper-to replace two pumpers used for fires and vehicle rescues.
Advances in military boots and athletic shoes have been adapted to firefighting boots for better fit, protection, comfort, and durability.
At two large-scale events, Motorola communications technology helped fill communications gaps.
Like other technology, thermal imaging cameras have become smaller, more powerful, and more cost-effective.
SmartPlug Systems’ Power Delivery System is designed to replace the twist-type style traditionally used for power delivery in emergency vehicles. With 30-amp systems already offered, a 50-amp range is currently in development and should be available soon. Utilizing the same footprint of the twist-lock system makes retrofitting with the SmartPlug easy. The SmartPlug’s three-foot pigtails...
Here are some alternative uses for fire hose you may not have considered.