‘FORE-FIGHTERS’on fire as they complete eight fundraising rounds in just over 15 hours

Four firefighters who planned to play a staggering eight rounds of golf in a little more than 16½ hours to help raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support achieved their aim with a remarkable hour to spare. The quartet – Rob…

Bariquins

Stand H36 – Bariquins produce training mannequins weighing 25st/350lb/159kg that ONE person can carry -providing that it is not assembled! Bariquins are for use by Emergency personnel, Health Care staff or employees of any organisation involved with plus-size people. Bariquins mannequins are designed to be used in training to safely and efficiently move and handle people suffering from obesity, whilst maintaining their dignity.

PBI Performance Products, Inc

Stand A64 – PBI fabrics are the first line of defence on the fire ground. They are renowned for their exceptional flame resistance and thermal protection from radiant heat and favoured by firefighters around the world.

Comelit Fires Up New Division With FIA Membership

Comelit UK has become a member of the prominent Fire Industry Association (FIA,) following the introduction of its new fire division, designed to complement its renowned security portfolio. The Italian door entry manufacturer, known for its high specification solutions, now…

Free Workshops, Challenges and Seminars at The Emergency Services Show

This September sees the return of The Emergency Services Show to Birmingham with plenty of kit, networking, training and demonstrations on offer to visitors from the fire and rescue services. The growing two-day event takes place in Hall 5 and…

Jobs saved as A&F Sprinklers acquires Hall Fire Protection Ltd

Fire protection specialist A&F Sprinklers Ltd is continuing growth and industry dominance with the acquisition of Hall Fire Protection Ltd from administration.  The sale secures the future of Hall’s 111 employees and its Greater Manchester site and strengthens the industry-leading…

Police search managers in training

Members of the Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service (DSFRS) National Resilience team have facilitated six training scenarios for Devon & Cornwall police search managers. Devon & Cornwall police have at present 200 fully trained search officers and to ensure…

The outstanding contribution of four inspirational Scottish Fire and Rescue Service figures has been recognised as part of the Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Operations Control Area Manager Libby Logan, long-serving retained firefighter Rosemary Curtis and recently-retired Local Senior Officer David Rout have all been awarded the Queen’s Fire Service Medal. And retired Deputy Assistant Chief Officer Ally Boyle has also been appointed a…

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service Watch Manager honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service Watch Manager, Dave Coss, has been honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List, receiving the prestigious Queen’s Fire Service Medal (QFSM) for distinguished service. WM Coss is a Fire Investigator working as part of the…

DuPont refreshes its PPE branding for easier specification and compliance with new EU regulation

DuPont Personal Protection has successfully completed a rebranding and recertification of its extensive range of PPE garments to make it easier for customers to specify the correct level of protection for their application and comply with the latest regulations. The global rebranding includes the ProShield®, Tyvek® and Tychem® brands and…