Mary Jane Dittmar explains how a partnership between Honeywell Fire and Nexceris will add to safety of storage of lithium-ion batteries.
This custom mobile events platform fulfills various functions, including all-ages fire safety education, workplace training, community relations, and more.
In this week's Humpday Hangout, the ISFSI panel with discuss the use of technology in all aspects of fire service training, including realistic computer-based simulations, digital fire simulators on the drill ground, and various learning management system (LMS) platforms.
"Many things we cannot measure still need to be managed," writes David Cain.
Avon Protection announces NFPA1801:2018 certification of its argus range of thermal imaging cameras which include the Mi-TIC E, Mi-TIC E L, Mi-TIC 320 and Mi-TIC S models.
A strong preplan system within a fire department can save both property and lives in an emergency situation. A piece by Shelley Koegler of ESO Solutions.
Emerging technologies and technologies introduced during the past few months are diverse and, as expected, their primary objectives are to improve first responder safety and efficiency. Firefighters themselves identified a number of these new technological needs, many of which became realities through the cooperative efforts of the fire and emergency services, fire service organizations, government agencies, industry, and academia. The new products and studies are apparent in virtually every aspect of emergency response.
“To help technologies and systems that will enable Department of Homeland Security (DHS) operational components and first responders to deal with dangers to America’s safety and security” is the DHS’s highest priority according to the department’s March 2008 report, Science and Technology for a Safer Nation.
Trends in emergency services technologies that have emerged or have been continued over the past year reflect several major objectives.
Goods and services that can help first responders to more effectively mitigate manmade or natural disasters have become “big business.