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Indonesia Acquirers 9/11 Disaster Training Simulator

Sat, Sep 13, 2014

The Republic of Indonesia's commitment to disaster preparedness will take a leap forward with the arrival of the Guardian Safety and Survival Training System Simulator.

What Would You Do? Lightweight Wood Building

Tue, Sep 2, 2014

Check out a new firefighting simulation from John "Skip" Coleman on a fire in a lightweight constructed building.

BullEx Build Custom Shipboard Simulator for FDNY

Sat, Aug 30, 2014

FDNY Christens BullEx Shipboard Simulator

Wed, Aug 27, 2014

The FDNY christened a new BullEx Shipboard Simulator named “Port Security” at the Fire Academy on August 26.

Petzl America Announces New Petzl Technical Institute Facility in Salt Lake City

Wed, Aug 20, 2014

Petzl America, the North American headquarters of verticality equipment and hands-free lighting company Petzl, announces the opening of the Petzl Technical Institute at their new headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Fire Gloves for Fires

Fri, Aug 8, 2014

Fire Department of New York Lieutenant and Traditions Training Instructor Douglas Mitchell Jr. offers another quality drill that stresses the importance of your fire gloves.

Training EMTs for "Real-Life" Responses

Mon, Jun 23, 2014

Emergency medical tech- nicians (EMTs) are assaulted every week.

Simulation-Based Training for Successful Operations

Fri, May 23, 2014

Robert G. Burton-Although simulation training is not new, it has vastly improved in the past decade and is still the next-best thing to experiencing a real-life event.

Computer-Based Simulations Address High School Safety and Security Needs

Fri, 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).

Health Hazard Evaluation Report Demonstrates Importance of Wearing PPE During Training Exercises

Tue, Apr 22, 2014

A program from the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) allows private sector employees and employers as well as federal, state, or local government workplaces concerned about a possible health hazard in a workplace to request a Health Hazard Evaluation (HHE).

VectorCommand and VSTEP Integrates Advanced 3D Simulation into Incident Management Software

Thu, Mar 6, 2014

VectorCommand, in UK operational command support software for the emergency services and the oil and gas industry, and VSTEP, developer of advanced emergency response training simulators, today announced an exclusive partnership to integrate their products and offer enhanced emergency response training.

PlumeSIM® Offers the Right Response to CBRN

Wed, Mar 5, 2014

The range of potential threats makes chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear (CBRN) and hazmat response training a challenging business.

Fox News Covers Miami Department of Fire-Rescue's Collapsed-Building Simulator

Tue, Dec 10, 2013

Recently, WSVN-TV7, the Miami/Ft. Lauderdale Fox News station, paid a visit to the Training Division of the Department of Fire-Rescue for the city of Miami to see their latest training tool for first responders.

Havis Docking Station for Getac F110 Rugged Tablet Coming Soon

Tue, Oct 15, 2013

Havis Inc., an ISO 9001:2008 certified company, introduced today its new Docking Station for the Getac F110 Rugged Tablet.

BP Using RescueSim Virtual Training to Enhance Incident Preparedness at Sullom Voe Terminal

Thu, Sep 26, 2013

BP's Sullom Voe terminal on the Shetland Islands is one of the world's first terminals to adopt virtual training in their quarterly training program.

Bionomic Industries' Series 9000 Preformed Spray Scrubber

Thu, Aug 8, 2013

Argon Supports London Fire Brigade with CBRN Response Simulators

Mon, Jul 8, 2013

Argon Electronics has enabled the London Fire Brigade to significantly improve the quality of its CBRN response training by supplying the service with its state-of-the-art CBRN (chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear) simulation training technology.

Lambton College chooses XVR 3D Virtual Reality Simulation Software

Sat, Jun 22, 2013

Lambton College is the first college in Canada to purchase a classroom license of XVR software to use the latest in 3D technology for first responder multi-agency training.  

FAAC Unlocks Secret of Two-Seat Simulation

Wed, Jun 19, 2013

FAAC Incorporated has unlocked the secret of two-student simultaneous training with 3D technology and has built a simulator that will change the landscape of driver training simulation.

RescueSim Interfacing with VBS2 for Civil-Military and Antiterrorism Training

Sun, May 12, 2013

During a training session organized by the Safety Region Rotterdam Rijnmond and  VSTEP, RescueSim's new HLA compliancy and VBS2 interoperability was put into operation, showcasing civil-military and antiterrorism training possibilities.

RescueSim Introduces Next Generation Head Mounted Display

Sat, May 4, 2013

VSTEP is proud to announce that its RescueSim virtual incident management training platform is to be fully compatible with the next generation Oculus Rift Head Mounted Displays, making full immersion 3D virtual training possible for its users and opening up new training possibilities for emergency services.