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Fri, Sep 20, 2013

Streamlight's 3AA PROPOLYMER® HAZ-LO® HELMET LIGHTING KIT fits both traditional and modern style firefighting helmets.

Big Storms, Big Emergencies

Fri, Sep 20, 2013

AUGUST 2011 AND OCTOBER 2012 WERE BOTH DANGERous months for firefighters in the northeast United States.

Stairway to Heaven: Tower Rescue

Fri, Sep 20, 2013

AUGUST 3, 2011, WAS THE HOTTEST DAY OF THE month in the greater Fort Worth, Texas, area with daily temperatures well above 100°F.

Plattsburg (NY) Apartment Fire Displaces Residents

Fri, Sep 20, 2013

Shortly after 1:00 a.m. today, a fire broke out in an apartment building on Couch Street in Plattsburg, New York.

Tailboard Talk: Failure is Not an Option…or Is It?

Fri, Sep 20, 2013

It doesn’t matter if you are a firefighter, an engineer, a company officer, a training officer, or a chief; eventually, you will encounter a failure/mistake.

NFPA and Moditech Rescue Solutions B.V. Team Up to Improve Safety for EU Rescue Workers

Thu, Sep 19, 2013

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and Moditech Rescue Solutions B.V. have teamed up to support the safety of emergency responders and rescue workers in the European Union (EU) and United States by providing access to the latest safety resources and training on electric and hybrid vehicles.

USFA Releases Guide on Active Shooters and Mass Casualty Incidents

Thu, Sep 19, 2013

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) released a guide on responding to incidents involving active shooters and mass-casualty incidents.

Larson Electronics Announces Release of Explosion Proof Fluorescent Light Cart

Wed, Sep 18, 2013

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) launched a contest to coincide with this year's Fire Prevention Week (FPW) in which participants can test their fire safety knowledge and enter for a chance to receive an Apple® iPad mini®.

New NFPA Contest Challenges Basic Fire Safety Knowledge

Wed, Sep 18, 2013

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) launched a contest to coincide with this year's Fire Prevention Week (FPW) in which participants can test their fire safety knowledge and enter for a chance to receive an Apple® iPad mini®.

Tactical Safety: The Writings of NIOSH LODD

Wed, Sep 18, 2013

The death of a firefighter is a tragic event, and the collective fire service must learn from these events, Ray McCormack writes.

Us Labor Department's OSHA Working with Agriculture Community to Promote Safety Education

Tue, Sep 17, 2013

The agriculture sector accounted for 475 deaths in 2012. With a fatality rate of 21.2 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers, agriculture recorded the highest fatality rate of any industry sector. 

USFA to Introduce "Fire is Everyone's Fight" Webinar

Tue, Sep 17, 2013

New initiative aimed to raise awareness of fire prevention and safety will take place on Monday, September 23 at 11:30 a.m.

FEMA Continues to Monitor Colorado Flooding and Support State and Local Response

Mon, Sep 16, 2013

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continues to closely monitor response efforts to the Colorado flooding through its National Response Coordination Center in Washington and through its Regional Response Coordination Response Center in Denver, Colo.

Telgian Executive Chairman Leavitt Receives 2013 Henry S. Parmelee Award

Mon, Sep 16, 2013

American Fire Sprinkler Association recognized Russell B. Leavitt for outstanding contributions to the fire and life safety industry.

Taming the Fire Environment: Proposed Code Changes for Atlantic City Hearing

Fri, Sep 13, 2013

Jack Murphy posts some of the building and fire code proposals for the upcoming ICC Final Code Hearing in Atlantic City.

Russian Psychiatric Hospital Fire Kills 37 People

Fri, Sep 13, 2013

A fire at a psychiatric hospital in northwest Russia has reportedly killed 37 people.

NFFF Promotes Alarm Pledge for Residential Fire Safety

Tue, Sep 10, 2013

The national campaign, "Be a Hero, Save a Hero," led by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) with support from Kidde Fire Safety, encourages everyone to reduce the risks that firefighters face to protect their communities.

Unions Resist Strengthening Ties to Progressive Groups

Mon, Sep 9, 2013

A recent report detailed union leaders' growing resistance to AFL-CIO's strengthening its bonds with liberal groups outside of labor.

Taming the Fire Environment: Atlantic City Final Code Hearings

Mon, Sep 9, 2013

One way for the fire service to have a voice in the building and fire code process so to "tame" our fire environment is to participating at the ICC code final hearings in Atlantic City (October 2 -10).

ESFI Launches Fire Prevention Week Resources

Sat, Sep 7, 2013

According to the National Fire Protection Association, equipment used in the kitchen causes 160,220 U.S. home structure fires per year, resulting in 386 reported civilian deaths, 5,002 civilian injuries, and $869 million in direct property damage.

Homeland Security to Host 5th Annual Video Quality in Public Safety Workshop

Thu, Sep 5, 2013

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) will host the 5th Annual Video Quality in Public Safety (VQiPS) Workshop—a program that gathers input from practitioners and video experts delivering guidance and educational resources to assist the first responder community.

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