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Zico expands saw-blade mounting options

Ziamatic Corp, an international leader in tool mounting solutions, has just expanded their line of cost-effective saw-blade mounting options with the new Saw Blade Post Mount – ½in Diameter, Model QM-SBPM-1. Allowing departments to effectively take advantage of otherwise unused…

Free high-rise firefighting event

Fighting fires at height in high-rise buildings is a complex and challenging task for firefighters. Access, communications and effects of wind and gravity are just a few of the complicating factors in high-rise fires. The Tall Building Fire Safety Network…

ASFP announces Passive Fire Protection Award winners

The Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 ASFP Passive Fire Protection Industry Awards. The awards, now in their fourth year, aim to highlight achievements within the passive fire industry. While the…

Double win for Aico at the Electrical Wholesaler Awards

Aico is delighted to announce that they are the proud winners of ‘Best Training Provider’ and ‘Best Customer Service’ (Brand) at the 2021 Electrical Wholesaler Awards, voted for by industry professionals. The Electrical Wholesaler Awards champion innovative brands, outstanding wholesalers,…

GIS and specialist modelling software enables fire service to improve workload management and risk planning

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service (DSFRS) has replaced their in-house risk-modelling system with the Geographic Information System (GIS) Cadcorp SIS. When the fire service went to market, they had a requirement for an integrated product that could seamlessly model area risk…

OnScene Solutions adds new linear neon-like compartment lights to eliminate led hotspots

OnScene Solutions, a leading manufacturer of cargo slides, LED lighting and equipment securement products in the fire and emergency industry, is adding a new energy-efficient compartment light to its already popular and economical Access Series line-up. The all-new Access Pro…

MAF Associates strengthens team with Associate Director appointment

External building inspection and investigation business MAF Associates, which has grown by more than 500% in less than two years thanks to unprecedented demand for professional expertise in the sector, has appointed Joanna Lowe as Associate Director.  Having worked in…

iMist helps FPA laboratory gain UKAS accreditation and undertakes testing into further system applications

iMist, one of the UK’s foremost suppliers of high-pressure water-mist fire-suppression systems, has worked with leading industry body the Fire Protection Association (FPA), to help it gain UKAS accreditation for one of its fire-testing laboratory facilities – becoming the first…

San Francisco Fire Department launches new website

The San Francisco Fire Department is excited to announce the launch of their updated website. This new website is a product of much hard work from teams across the Department and the San Francisco Digital Services and Digital Technology groups,…

WMC believe a better understanding of fire-resistant cables will improve building safety

Wrexham Mineral Cables (WMC), a leading UK manufacturer of fire-resistant mineral insulated cables, says now is the time to focus and understand the pivotal role they play in building safety, before more lives are put at risk. WMC’s call to…

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