Engine Company

Aluminum and steel aerial device use has numerous pros and cons, and there are many factors that go into why fire departments choose one over the other.
Company

Columbia, MD–The Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services (HCDFRS), has implemented the CommandScope™ All Hazard Pre-Incident Plan program. CommandScope gives first responders access to critical pre-plan information, both on-site and en route on their mobile data terminals (MDTs), including maps, photographs, utility shutoff locations, floor plans, fire protection systems, hazardous material information, critical...
Apparatus

GERMANTOWN, MD—Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), a leading provider of managed network and application services, announced the availability of Hughes Emergency Services in anticipation of the 2012 hurricane season. Hughes Emergency Services include network restoral, post-event response and preparedness satellite solutions designed to provide robust, expedited broadband Internet connectivity for government and business when a...