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R•O•M Corporation and Specialty Manufacturing Announce Combination

Tue, Oct 1, 2013

Both companies are industry-leading suppliers for specialty vehicle safety components.

Continuing to Protect Our Customers AFTER the Fire is Out

Tue, Oct 1, 2013

Charlie Boyte asks, Who is responsible to ensure that postfire hazards are mitigated to protect the people that will occupy structures after the fire is out?

Tactical Safety: Chasing Fire

Mon, Sep 30, 2013

Hoseline placement at a window puts you in a position to chase fire, Ray McCormack writes.

Taming the Fire Environment: Fire Code Official Flexibility and More

Mon, Sep 30, 2013

Jack J. Murphy details some more proposed code changes for the upcoming ICC Final Code Hearing in Atlantic City, including one that we give fire code officials more discretion with regard to certain standards at occupancies.

Code Council to Offer Cloud-Based Electronic Plan Submittal Technology to Enhance Service

Sun, Sep 29, 2013

International Code Council (ICC) and Avolve Software Corporation have entered into an agreement that gives the ICC a "Powered by Avolve" cloud-based technology platform for its digital plan review services.

Submit Photos for a Chance to be Featured in the NVFC 2014 Calendar

Sun, Sep 29, 2013

The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) and Scott Safety are teaming up to produce a 2014 calendar and are looking for great photos. Help illustrate key health and safety messages by submitting photos from your fire, EMS, or rescue department.

U.S. Senate Unanimously Passes Resolution Recognizing September as National Campus Fire Safety Month

Thu, Sep 26, 2013

A resolution recognizing September as National Campus Fire Safety Month has been passed unanimously by the United States Senate.

NASCAR Campaign to Raise Awareness for National Fallen Firefighter Foundation

Wed, Sep 25, 2013, the leading online source for firefighting professionals, is proud to announce they will be the primary sponsor of T.J. Bell's No. 40 Chevrolet Camaro fielded by The Motorsports Group in Saturday's 5-Hour ENERGY 200 at Dover International Speedway.

Fires Don't Just "Break Out"

Wed, Sep 25, 2013

Behaving and speaking as though fire just strikes its next victim with no warning adds a magical quality and makes fire seem completely random, writes Becki White.

NFPA and Sparky the Fire Dog Ask Everyone to Read for Fire Safety During Fire Prevention Week

Tue, Sep 24, 2013

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and its beloved mascot Sparky the Fire Dog® are calling on fire departments, parents and teachers to Read for Fire Safety during Fire Prevention Week (October 6-12) and throughout the year to raise awareness among children about the importance of fire safety.

U.S. Fire Administration and Partners Unite to Reinforce the Message: Fire is Everyone's Fight

Mon, Sep 23, 2013

The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) is introducing Fire is Everyone's Fight™, an initiative to raise public awareness about the importance of fire prevention and fire safety.

Firefighting Technology: School Campus Security

Mon, Sep 23, 2013

Mary Jane Dittmar reviews a new technological solution for protecting campuses in Midlothian, Texas, and the installation of "panic buttons" on the campus of a college in Panama City, Florida.

Detcon Announces IR-700 is Certified SIL 2 Capable

Sat, Sep 21, 2013

Detcon, an IST Company, is pleased to announce that its environmentally bulletproof IR-700 infrared combustible hydocarbon gas detector is now certified SIL 2 capable.


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®.

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