Company & Product News

Fire Departments in North Carolina, Pennsylvania Awarded Gear in Globe Giveaway

Globe, DuPont Protection Technologies (DuPont), and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) are pleased to announce two more recipients in the 2014 Globe Gear Giveaway.

US Digital Designs Enhances Phoenix G2 Fire Station Alerting System with New Products

Fire chiefs and public safety officials can now choose from a wider variety of fire station alerting technology, thanks to the latest product enhancements to the Phoenix G2 Station Alerting System.

TheFireStore Announces Low Profile Streamlight Survivor

After decades the Streamlight Survivor has been redesigned in response to firefighter's desire for a low-profile bezel that doesn't interfere with gear and equipment.

Rigid Industries Reveals New LED Grilles

Rigid Industries® LED Lighting, in the forward projecting LED lighting industry via its patented optics systems, torture-tested housings and innovative offerings, has debuted new Rigid Industries RDS – Series LED Grilles for the Ford Raptor, Ford F-250/F-350, Ram 2500/3500, GMC 1500 and GMC 2500/3500 that includes the RDS-Series™ Radius Light Bar.

Atrus Inc Adds Four New Locations to Aed Link Services

Developers of the AED Link system, Atrus, Inc., is pleased to announce the addition of four new EMS systems for AED Link.

Gore Highlighting Expanded Portfolio of Flame Retardant Military Garments at AUSA 2014

W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc., will be featuring its expanded line of flame-retardant (FR) military apparel at the 2014 AUSA Exposition in Washington, D.C., October 13-15, in Booth 2719. 

RescueSim Training Course Gets Official LASER Certification

The UK awarding body LASER has certified the RescueSim Virtual Incident Command training delivered by Peter Stanley Training.

New Thermo Scientific TruDefender Analyzer Combines Wireless Technology with Rapid Identification Capabilities

First responders, military personnel and hazmat teams can now utilize a handheld instrument that combines the accurate identification technology of the Thermo Scientific TruDefender FTX with the embedded mobile phone capability of the Thermo Scientific TruDefender FTi.

Updates to Thermo Scientific FirstDefender RM/RMX Instruments Improve Chemical Identification Capabilities

Military and civilian first responders who use the Thermo Scientific FirstDefender RM/RMX instrument are now able to identify more than 12,000 substances, ranging from toxic industrial chemicals to explosives, precursors and white powders.

San Juan County (NM) Firefighters Get Lake Assault Fire Boat

Lake Assault Boats, a leading manufacturer of mission-specific boats for firefighting, law enforcement, and public safety agencies, as well as commercial marine industries, has delivered a custom-built 26-foot fire and rescue boat to the San Juan County Fire Department in New Mexico.

Pierce Places Pink Pumper into Service with Prince George's County (MD) Fire/EMS Department

Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, has delivered a Pierce Velocity pumper to Prince George's County (MD) Fire/EMS Department (PGFD) located in Largo, Maryland.

City of Vancouver Chooses Scott Safety for NFPA 2013 Compliant SCBAs

Scott Safety, a manufacturer of respiratory and personal protective equipment and safety devices, announced the successful completion of SCBA fleet replacement for Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services (VFRS).

VectorLearning Acquires eLearning Provider CentreLearn Solutions

VectorLearning, in the online education and training for a broad range of industries through its RedVector, TargetSolutions, and CiNet-RedVector brands industry, announced it has acquired Pennsylvania-based CentreLearn Solutions, a pioneer in online education for emergency responders.