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  1. Fire Service Industry News: Dodson to Debut New Incident Safety Officer Academy in September

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    Tue, 28 Jul 2015

    developer, will launch a “totally revamped” two-day Incident Safety Officer (ISO) Academy at the Fire Department Safety Officer Association (FDSOA) Annual Safety Forum, September 21-25 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. [www.fdsoa.org] “I

  2. Fire Service Industry News: Ocala Fire Rescue Receives Public Education Training Tool from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Grant

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    Mon, 27 Jul 2015

    Ocala Fire Rescue has been awarded an Intelligent Training System from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation to expand the department's existing fire extinguisher training program. The live fire Intelligent Training System

  1. Firefighter Safety : IFSI Study Underway on Firefighter Health

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    Wed, 24 Jun 2015

    Laboratories (UL) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), undertook a study of the physiological ..... experiment," Halton said. Stever Kerber of the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute provided Halton and Roden with a tour of

  2. Fire Service Industry News: Scott Safety Launches EPIC 3 Radio Interface Voice Communication System

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    Tue, 21 Jul 2015

    Scott Safety is pleased to announce the launch of the ..... radio users, to improve first responder safety and situational intelligence. The complete ..... while complimenting the performance and safety benefits of Scott Safety SCBA and personal

  3. Technology and EMS: DH S&T Releases Safety Resources for Ambulances

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    Fri, 1 May 2015

    announced the release of two ambulance safety resources for emergency medical services ..... from the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the fatality ..... first responders often place their own safety on the line,” said DHS Deputy Under Secretary

  4. Fire Service Industry News: Simoco's Simulcast Technology Offers Option to Combat Reducing Budgets in Public Safety

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    Mon, 20 Jul 2015

    offer the best option for U.S. public safety agencies facing limits to funding. The ..... delivered to a number of U.S. based public safety agencies including Rutland Regional Emergency ..... that leaves the issue of how our public safety agencies can continue to develop the infrastructures

  5. Firefighter Safety : It Wasn't Always This Way: Remembering Chief Bennett

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    Thu, 26 Mar 2015

    fair pay and benefits ; it was about the safety of our firefighters in the field. Many of the ..... equally important to look at firefighter safety . Labor leaders had a lot of work to do ..... in the private sector. The health and safety of firefighters was not yet the discipline

  6. Firefighter Health and Safety : NVFC, IAFC Encourage Departments to Create a Culture of Safety

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    Mon, 30 Mar 2015

    theme for the 2015 International Fire/ EMS Safety and Health Week: Creating a Culture of Safety . Fire and EMS departments are encouraged to ..... allow all shifts and personnel to focus on safety and health training and education. An entire

  7. CSB Board Votes on Status of Sixteen Safety Recommendations

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    Tue, 21 Apr 2015

    The U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) has recently voted to update ..... accident investigations including key safety improvements resulting from the 2006 ..... webpage designed to update the public on safety recommendation status changes. Deputy

  8. Scott Safety Firefighter Stairclimb Raises $1.9M for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

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    Thu, 9 Apr 2015

    788 vertical feet in full turnout gear . Scott Safety , a premier manufacturer of respiratory, PPE, and safety solutions for rescue teams around the world, sponsored the 24th annual Scott Safety Firefighter Stairclimb held Sunday, March 8th in Seattle