Company & Product News

Prince George's 'Courage' Pink Pumper to Be Made into a Scale-Model for Special Cause

Fire Replicas announced today that it has begun development work on a museum grade scale model of “Courage” E805, a pink pumper for Prince George’s (MD) Fire/EMS Department.

Sterling Rope Company, Inc. introduces Escape Kit Pocket Bag

The latest in Sterling’s endeavors is the new Escape Kit Pocket Bag, designed specifically to store a firefighter’s escape kit inside the pocket of bunker pants.

Erin Weimer Joins Sterling Rope Marketing Team

Sterling Rope, Inc. announces that Erin Weimer has joined Sterling’s marketing team as the new PR and Content Manager.

Plymovent Corp. Visits Their #1 Fan

A lieutenant of the Allentown Fire Department contacted Plymovent regarding a young boy named Michael with autism who is very interested in Plymovent products.

Honeywell Releases New FAAST Aspiration Smoke Detection Applications Guide

Choosing the right fire detection method for a specific environment can have wide-reaching benefits not only in terms of the level of protection provided but also economic advantages such as reduced downtime and improved maintenance.

New Tool Makes Cutting Glass Easier and Safer

A line of new glass knife kits introduced by Junkyard Dog Industries makes it easier for first responders to remove glass in extrications.

Medicount Management Inc. Acquires MBI Solutions EMS Billing Services Division

Medicount Management Inc. (Medicount) announced today that it has successfully acquired the EMS Billing services division of MBI Solutions from its parent company, Premier Physicians Services.

Pierce Places 100th Fire Apparatus with Fairfax County (VA) Fire and Rescue into Active Service

Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, placed in service its 100th active front line fire and emergency apparatus with the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue department in Fairfax County, Virginia.

RIBCRAFT Delivers Boat to Decatur Police Department

RIBCRAFT®, a manufacturer of professional grade rigid inflatable boats (RIBs) for safety professionals, law enforcement, and military agencies, announced the delivery of a specialized RIBCRAFT 7.8 for patrol and enforcement operations to the City of Decatur, Alabama. 

Skedco Unveils Sked RAS

Skedco, Inc., has created a new kit designed for rapid emergency evacuation of hospitalized patients or victims in an active-shooter incident.

Phoenix Fire Department Orders 14 Pierce Quantum Pumpers

The Phoenix (AZ) Fire Department (PFD) placed an order for 14 Pierce® Quantum® pumpers as part of a seven-year renewable contract.

Automatic Fire Suppression Cost-Effective for Long Haul

Commercial mariners, often far offshore and away from assistance, rely on their vessel to keep them safe. Automatic pre-engineered marine fire suppression systems from Sea-Fire provide 24/7 security.

Firefighters Featured in Carhartt Video with World Champion Madison Bumgarner

In the ad spot, shot during the off-season at Madison’s ranch in North Carolina and in Colorado with local firefighters and first responders, Carhartt’s film crew followed Madison around his ranch and the first responders doing the typical, everyday chores that they routinely do--no acting, no lines.