The International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) has partnered with National Paramedic Institute (NPI) to offer continuing education credits for IAFF first responder, EMT and paramedic members.
One of the best water supply trainers, Larry Davis, is famous for referring to our tankers or tenders, depending on the region in which you live, as "WOW" (water on wheels) apparatus.
Bullard has made its Top Comfort brow and crown pad standard on its PX, FX, UST and USTM model helmets.
Tyco Fire & Security featured two of its fire suppression brands at the Fire Department Instructors Conference in Indianapolis, Ansul with its Magnum 480 apparatus and Niedner with its Powerline and Double-5 hoses.
Golight, has developed a portable hand light, called the Profiler II, that uses the Philips H-7 Blue Vision bulb and a detachable lithium-ion battery.
Kussmaul Electronics Company has developed an alarm controller that signals high amperage, low oil pressure, open compartments and other vehicle information that the operator needs to know.
Western Medica has announced a new line of oxygen regulators called the Titan series.
Alan Goldstein, a member of the Disaster Preparedness Committee and Director of Audio Visual and Medical Photography at Sherman Oaks Hospital, Sherman Oaks, Calif., traveled to numerous trade shows looking for equipment for his personnel to communicate with while wearing decontaminating apparel.
Pacbrake's PRXB exhaust brake offers the best hold back at lower engine RPMs compared to competitive products, according to the maker.
The Seagrave Marauder II chassis now sports a non-metal headlight bezel and grill surround made by Hendrickson.