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FDIC Int’l 2021: TFT’s CrewProtect Air Filtration System Protects Crews After the Fire

CrewProtect protects first responders from the multiple harmful and carcinogenic airborne contaminants that other filtration systems miss.
Frisco TX Tower Ladder

TX Fire Department Uses Breathing Air Replenishment System at Working High-Rise Fire

The Frisco (TX) Fire Department became the first fire department in Texas to use a Firefighter Air Replenishment System (FARS) in a working fire. 
Vector Solutions

Vector Solutions Set to Re-Launch Vector Evaluations+ During Conference Season

Vector Solutions will be demonstrating its latest application, Vector Evaluations+, at the International Association of Fire Chiefs (FRI) 2021 and FDIC International 2021.

ESO Acquires Emergency Reporting, Leading Fire Records Management System (RMS)

ESO, a leading data and software company serving emergency medical services (EMS), fire departments, hospitals and state EMS/trauma offices, today announced it has acquired Emergency Reporting.
Firefighters at Boone County Fire District 2 undertake flashover training

NIST Researchers Develop AI Tool to Predict Flashover

Researchers have developed an artificial intelligence tool that purports to be able to predict flashovers at structure fires.
UAV use for the fire service

UAVs in Public Safety: The Next Steps in Technology

Now that UAVs are standard pieces of equipment for many public safety agencies, UAV program personnel are wondering, what’s next? Ryan Gifford takes a look.
Evaluating drone pilots skills

Evaluating sUAS Drone Pilot Skills

NIST has developed a turnkey set of sUAS Standard Test Methods (USTMs) that are available free of charge.
ZeroRPM Idle Mitigation Systems

REV Group Extends Exclusive Partnership with ZeroRPM® for Idle Mitigation Technology

ZeroRPM’s Idle Mitigation Systems help reduce the negative impact extended idling has on the environment, personal health, and vehicle operating costs.

Breakthrough Technology for Firefighter Search and Rescue Now a Reality from MSA Safety

Resulting from years of working directly with Firefighters, LUNAR uses Cloud technology to deliver breakthrough fire-scene management capabilities for incident commanders.
Emergeny Reporting

Emergency Reporting Launches ‘Fired Up & Plugged In’ Podcast

The new podcast is intended for current and emerging leaders in fire and emergency services.