Fireground Safety

SA-32PC FIRE SAFETY HOUSE

Serro Scotty R.V.: Designed for wheelchair access; meets ADA requirements. 32 feet long. Two-part fire safety educational curriculum includes lesson plans and handouts. Photoelectric smoke detectors with visual signaling appliance, ramps, chairlift, and Braille pad placement available. (800) 783-0213.

GENESIS PUMPER

General Safety Equipment: Mountable on either commercial or custom cab and chassis. Available in either galvanneal, aluminum, or stainless-steel body material. Features swing-out equipment trays, pull down-and-out drawers, and swing-out tool boards. (612) 462-1000.

REACHING HIGH-RISK GROUPS: COMMUNITY-BASED FIRE SAFETY PROGRAM

Rossomando & Associates: Report outlines results of nationwide pilot programs for community-based fire safety in high-risk and hard-to-reach communities. (202) 986-4271.

CODE 3 MASTERCOMTM B SERIES SIREN

Public Safety Equipment, Inc.: Activated by selecting any siren function or keying microphone. Features "park-kill," which turns off siren when vehicle is shifted into Park. Adjustable backlighting. (314) 426-2700.

MANNING RECEIVES DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD

The Fire Safety Directors Association of New York City (FSDA) has presented BILL MANNING, editor of Fire Engineering, with its 1996 Distinguished Service Award. "Bill Manning, by his everyday performance and dedication to the discipline of fire safety education through his outstanding monthly editorials, exemplifies the purpose and goals of this association," the award reads. Pictured with Manning (center) are Jack J. Murphy, Jr. (left), president of the FSDA, and Sandy Sansevero (right), execut

Fire safety education legislation introduced

Congressman Steny Hoyer (D-MD), a member and former chair of the Congressional Fire Service Caucus in the House of Representatives, has introduced the Fire Safety Act, aimed at educating the American public and high-risk groups about fire safety.

SPECIAL RESPIRATOR CLEANER

Georgia Steel and Chemical Company, Inc.: One-step cleaner, disinfectant, and deodorizing chemistry. Eliminates filming and streaking on personal safety equipment. Effective against HIV-1. Alcohol-free. Features a measuring spout built into bottle. Safe for use on any hard surface. Meets OSHA, ANSI, and CSA recommendations.

USFA Fire Safety Kit in Spanish

Please be advised that the above kit now may be ordered by contacting Barbara Patasce, USFA Spanish Campaign Kit, 16825 S. Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, MD 21727. The office listed as the source for the kit in News in Brief in the November 1994 issue has been closed, according to the USFA.