Fire Apparatus

Marysville approved the purchase of new radios for its fire trucks and ambulances, reports Voice News. The radios for the fire trucks are from Digicom Global, which carries Kenwood equipment, for about $12,980, and for the ambulances from AMK Services, which specializes in Tait electronics, for about $4,880. The total of the two purchases is...

Axis Communications has announced its first body worn solution, designed for use by law enforcement and private security, reports Security Info Watch. The solution – including the robust camera, docking station and system controller – has been designed on an open system architecture, which will allow for integration with other video management systems (VMS) and...
Equipment

In recent weeks, all public safety entities in the Quad-Cities have introduced and expanded specific screening and response protocols for all emergency calls, reports The Daily Courier. It starts with 911 dispatchers asking a series of questions to determine each caller’s potential for having the virus. Prescott Fire Department (PFD) then decided to add an...
Equipment

Firefighters believe thefts happened during one of their emergency calls or while they were on dinner break, reports WCNC NBC. The stolen items include two radios, two breathing masks and two city fuel cards. Gastonia Fire Department’s Jim Landis said the thefts endanger lives especially if firefighters go to a house fire and realize their...
Equipment

JVCKENWOOD Corporation’s KWSA80K and KWSA50K LTE Handset Devices are ultra-rugged, extremely durable, submersion-resistant handsets with hardware and functional advancements designed for the hazardous and extreme conditions faced by enterprise and mission-critical users. Both models are 4G LTE/Wi-Fi/FirstNet Band 14 capable and feature KENWOOD audio for clear voice communications in noisy work environments. Comes with a...
Equipment

3M Scott Fire & Safety V Series of thermal imaging cameras has debuted with the V320, a simple, lightweight, and tactical thermal imaging solution. The V320 has a high-resolution 320×240 sensor that allows firefighters to navigate through zero-visibility conditions. Lightweight at 2.2 pounds and durable, the V320 performs in extreme high-temperature environments with minimal maintenance....