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Houston (TX) firefighters are employing tablet technology to help expedite some of their medical calls, according to a news report.
Drone technology is developing rapidly. They are already being used by the military, and in some states, also by law enforcement. NC State University is one of the universities at the forefront of this revolution. In the last few years, there has been a wide variety of advanced programs and ...
In today's fire service training environment, we are all experiencing the challenges of the "new learner."
Mary Jane Dittmar a look at some recent technological developments that may impact the firefighting community.
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Mary Jane Dittmar reviews some new technology that may be of interest to firefighters, including a locator for urban search and rescue operations, wall-scaling technology, and a tool for increasing situational awareness over expansive fire scenes, such as in wildland firefighting.
Kidde Fire Systems recently announced the unification of Fenwal Protection Systems and Chemetron Fire Systems into one brand, the newly expanded Kidde Fire Systems.
The Toledo (OH) Fire and Rescue Department (TFRD) recently enhanced its training capacity through the acquisition of RescueSim virtual training platform technology.
The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is looking for firefighters to use and evaluate a new, innovative technology in thermal imaging
The Federal Communications Commission today proposed rules to help emergency responders better locate wireless callers to 911.