The The Center for Public Safety Excellence (CPSE) has passed a resolution adopting the Fire Service Vulnerability Assessment Project (VAP).
A wide range of research projects conducted by students in Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s (WPI) fire protection engineering program were presented recently at the National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) annual conference.
ZOLL Medical Corporation announced that the West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) NHS Trust in the U.K. has made a purchase valued at nearly $900,000 for 58 ZOLL E Series® and 12 AED Pros®.
FIRE 20/20 will develop and implement a new online training program for first responders in partnership with the International Fire Marshals Association, Cross Cultural Health Care Programs, and the National Association of State Fire Marshals.
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.