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Australia Man Creates Firefighter Exoskeleton for Turnout Gear

May 21, 2014

The average weight of a firefighter's "turnout" gear is around 50 pounds, and can get up to 75, 100 or even 125 pounds for emergencies like wildfires or water rescues. Now imagine trying to climb 20 flights of stairs or carry someone to safety on top of all that.

Advanced Announces Halma Deal

May 21, 2014

Advanced Electronics Ltd, the parent company of Massachusetts based fire systems manufacturer Advanced Fire Systems Inc, was acquired by Halma Plc, in the safety, health and sensor technology group.

AmericaNowNews.com Story Covers Evacupod

May 20, 2014

Evacupod™ was designed primarily for evacuating medical facilities. Evacupod™ systems are the only fully rapidly inflatable, buoyant systems on the market today that can be used for both horizontal and vertical evacuation scenarios.

Centrelearn Solutions LLC to Demonstrate the CentreLearn Training System at NY Fire 2014

May 19, 2014

Join fellow fire service leaders from across the Northeast for the New York State Association of Fire Chiefs' 108th Annual Conference and FIRE 2014 Expo, the Northeast's premier emergency services conference and expo.

New Products Just Released by Rigid Industries LED Lighting

May 16, 2014

The automotive aftermarket has number combinations like the lottery when you try and configure all the makes, models, year ranges and all the different combination and locations for parts.

Specified Technologies Inc Electronic Barrier Management Program Ensures Comprehensive Fire Barrier Integrity at New Parkland Hospital

May 16, 2014

Scheduled for fall 2014 completion, the 2.5 million-square-foot new Parkland Hospital is the largest healthcare construction project in the nation.

Computer-Based Simulations Address High School Safety and Security Needs

May 16, 2014

INCONTROL Simulation Solutions and The National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) at The University of Southern Mississippi are proud to announce the first high school deployment of SportEvac at Menomonee Falls High School in Menomonee Falls (WI).

Gear Keeper Announces New Product

May 16, 2014

The fireman's flashlight plays an important role in "search and locate victim" operations. In zero visibility, when it is not possible to use the naked eye to identify what they find, firefighters must rely on their sense of touch and hearing. It's the flashlight that enables them to identify whether or not they have found a victim.

Additional Security Tool Dedicated to Firefighting and Search Operations

May 15, 2014

Designed by LEADER in collaboration with international experts in victim USAR research techniques, LEADER Sentry provides additional security of intervention areas on which are engaged rescuers, rescue teams, fire fighters, doctors, workers and other persons or victims.

Firefighter Designed Pocket Multi-Tool Now Available at TheFireStore

May 13, 2014

TheFireStore, an online source for firefighting professionals, introduces the all new, Firefighter Pocket Multi-Tool, the Tygh Tool.