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Going above and beyond – FLIR is giving away a comprehensive set of firefighting thermal-imaging cameras to aid fire-brigade missions

Between 4 January and 31 March FLIR firefighters in the EU, UK, Norway and Switzerland have the chance to enter the ‘Going above and beyond’ competition to win over 12,000 EUR of FLIR firefighting thermal-imaging cameras (TICs) for their department.…

Join Smart Firefighting and FirstNet Authority for a free virtual roundtable – ‘Innovative FirstNet-enabled solutions you can depend on’

Join us on 24 February to learn about ongoing interagency efforts in the area of location-based services for public safety and catch a live demo of the newly released Z-Axis solution from FirstNet, built by AT&T. Representatives from the First…

Redtronic launch their new e-commerce website

The Redtronic website has been given a complete overhaul to its aesthetics, navigation and functionality. The new website combines a comprehensive list of Redtronic products and integrates a new login portal that allows our customers to customise products, pay for…

TFT releases new Radius monitor

Valparaiso, IN, USA: The new TFT RADIUS is an easy-to-install, deck-mounted monitor that elevates above the top-mounted equipment to get the stream where it counts. The above-deck mounting is ideal for apparatus where below-deck extension tubes do not fit. The…

Home Office Ministers thank Fire Service for vital work in Coronavirus fight

Fire and rescue services and Police forces will continue to play a crucial role in protecting the NHS and saving lives following the Prime Minister’s announcement of a third national lockdown, Home Office ministers said during recent calls with emergency…

Safety first for firefighters

All six fire services across the East of England have signed up to a new agreement designed to keep emergency crews and the public safe near high-voltage electrical equipment. Electricity firm UK Power Networks created a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)…

Clarience Technologies Acquires ECCO Safety Group (ESG)

Clarience Technologies has acquired ECCO Safety Group (ESG), a worldwide leader in audible warning equipment and emergency lighting for commercial and emergency vehicles and home to brands like ECCO and Code 3. Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.…

Phoenix Fire Department at Sky Harbor International Airport adds Striker 8×8 to fleet

Oshkosh Airport Products, LLC, have announced that the company has completed delivery of a new Striker 8×8 ARFF vehicle for the Phoenix Fire Department at Sky Harbor International Airport in Arizona. The ARFF team at this FAA rated Index-E airport…

You are invited to join the NFPA Facebook Live event – Outthink Wildfire

This is a new initiative aimed at significantly lowering community wildfire risk by 2050. In recent years, the United States has suffered a relentless tally of losses due to wildfire, a trend that experts predict will only continue to grow.…

Fire service pays tribute to much loved and respected colleague

Staff across Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service have been paying tribute to on-call firefighter Danny Granger who sadly died in hospital yesterday evening after a four week battle with Covid-19. Danny, aged 52, had served at Cottenham Fire Station for…

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