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New Color Scheme for Ocala (FL) Fire Rescue Fire Apparatus

Fri, Mar 7, 2014

The first of several replacement emergency vehicles that have been ordered by Ocala (FL) Fire Rescue has been received.

Apparatus Deliveries

Wed, Mar 5, 2014

The Bahama (NC) Fire Rescue uses its two ALEXIS pumper/tankers to protect a very rural area of nearly 40 square miles, two percent of which is covered by hydrants.

Farewell to American LaFrance

Farewell to American LaFrance

Thu, Feb 6, 2014

After more than 100 years in business, American LaFrance (ALF) announced it was going out of business on January 17, 2014, ending its long history as a fire apparatus manufacturer. Here, you can see both a visual history of the company's products and the evolution of its fire apparatus.

Fire Displaces North Carolina Residents

Wed, Jan 29, 2014

Residents at 219 Stagecoach Road were temporarily displaced by a Tuesday fire. No one was injured.

Apparatus Deliveries

Tue, Jan 28, 2014

The Tarpon Springs (FL) Fire Rescue Department replaced a 105-foot platform with this FERRARA aerial quint.

Apparatus Deliveries

Fri, Dec 20, 2013

The Randolph (VT) Fire Department designed this KME pumper with many safety features, says Chief Jay Collette.

100 Firefighters Battle Fire that Destroyed Large New Jersey Home

Sun, Dec 15, 2013

A large 2-story home on Shenandoah Court was severely damaged by a fire that occupied roughly 100 firefighters for nearly three hours.

Apparatus Deliveries

Wed, Nov 20, 2013

The Bethesda-Chevy Chase (MD) Rescue Squad designed this RESCUE 1 heavy rescue vehicle to operate primarily at auto extrications and other special rescue functions, explains Captain Dave Peary.

Warner Bodies' New Select II Has FlushFinish Door System

Wed, Oct 30, 2013

Warner Bodies, a manufacturer of service bodies, crane trucks, haulers, fire/rescue trucks, brush trucks and custom vehicles, formally announced the introduction of its new Select II service body today.

Report Examines Chicago's Wooden Fire Escapes

Mon, Oct 28, 2013

A recent report took a look at the preponderance of wooden fire escapes on apartment buildings in a city renowned for being destroyed by fire.

PA Woman Rescued from Fire That Kills 17 Pets

Tue, Oct 8, 2013

A woman was rescued from a house fire Monday in Reading, Pennsylvania, that killed 17 of her pets.


Wed, Oct 2, 2013

The Spencer (MA) Fire Department designed this SMEAL platform in mid-mount fashion because of low railroad underpasses, says Chief Robert P. Parsons.


Fri, Sep 20, 2013

The Caterpillar International Global Fire Rescue, Peoria, Illinois, designed this ALEXIS response unit for maximum storage capability, explains District Manager Jeff Schaeffer.

Video Shows San Francisco (CA) Fire Apparatus Striking Motorcyclist

Mon, Sep 16, 2013

Surveillance video shows a purportedly drunk firefighter operating a ladder truck and crashing into a motorcyclist, according to a news report.

Ferrara Fire Apparatus Announces New Authorized Dealer

Wed, Sep 11, 2013

Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc. of Holden, Louisiana is pleased to announce the addition of FF1 Professional Safety Services of Sparta, New Jersey as their new authorized dealer for the state of New Jersey and northeastern PA.

CO Fire Department Takes Delivery of Foam Trailer

Fri, Aug 9, 2013

The West Douglas Fire Protection District in Sedalia County, Colorado, has taken delivery of a 500-gallon Alcohol Resistant-Aqueous Film Forming Foam (AR-AFFF) foam trailer to help protect the community against a fire at a tire recycling facility or an incident involving the many freight trains that pass through daily.


Tue, Aug 6, 2013

The Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire District, Algonquin, Illinois, has in service two FERRARA fire apparatus.

CA Firefighters Hurt Battling Fire at Abandoned Home

Mon, Aug 5, 2013

Two firefighters were sent to the hospital with minor injuries after being hurt Sunday morning at a house fire in Indio, California.


Mon, Jul 1, 2013

The Carmel Highlands (CA) FPD operates this HME pumper with four-wheel-drive.

Moore Boat Delivers New Boat to Ocean City (MD)

Wed, Jun 26, 2013

Moore Boat delivers an all new aluminum Moore Fire 32 to the Ocean City Fire Department after its successful completion of various sea trials.

FoxFury Upgrades Lumens on Wide LED Headlamps

Wed, Apr 17, 2013

FoxFury today announces lumen upgrades for select Command 10, Command 20 and Performance Series LED head and helmet lights. These top selling LED headlamps for general, industrial and firefighter use are now 20% brighter.

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New Color Scheme for Ocala (FL) Fire Rescue Fire Apparatus

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