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Camero-Tech to supply life-saving search & rescue see-through-the-wall kits to major Southeast Asian country

Camero-Tech – a member of Samy Katsav Group – SK Group, and world leader and pioneer in developing, producing and marketing pulse-based UWB micro-power radar ‘Through Wall Imaging’ systems – has been selected to supply Search & Rescue kits to…

Fire-protection solution for top-loading automatic storage and retrieval systems and safe storage of lithium-ion batteries are the exhibition highlights of WAGNER at LogiMAT 2022

From 31 May to 2 June 2022, WAGNER will present two highlights at LogiMAT, the international trade fair for intralogistics solutions and process management in Stuttgart: Fire protection solutions for extremely compact and automated storage and retrieval systems and for…

Fire Department Service Announcement

Bulletin #56: Multidistrict Litigations Because there are so many PFAS-related lawsuits occurring, the ‘Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigations determined that the AFFF cases filed involved common questions of law and fact such that centralization of the cases was appropriate.’1 Any…

Donations – An Essential Guide, Part 2

By Chris Gannon, writing for GESA (Global Emergency Services Action) To catch up on Part 1 of this article, which introduces the complexity of Emergency Services donations and outlines the various donor types and their circumstances, please follow this link:…

Chas – A lifetime fighting fire

Chas McGill only ever wanted to be a fireman. As a 10-year-old boy he would give the Hythe firemen responding to the siren alerting them to an incident a good run for their money in getting to the fire station…

IWMA and FRIC about to start a Research Project

The International Water Mist Association (IWMA) and the Fire Research and Innovation Centre (FRIC) in Norway are about to start a collaborative research project aiming to gather information on the performance of sprinklers in order to quantify the consistency of…

Broadening of the product portfolio for firefighting and disaster relief

Rosenbauer rounds off its product portfolio for fighting forest fires. The range already includes a complete line-up of robust forest firefighting vehicles, water-saving extinguishing systems (high/extreme pressure systems, compressed air foam systems), special technical equipment and lightweight personal protective equipment.…

Yorkshire Housing visits Aico headquarters for a Product Development Day

Aico, the European Market Leader in Home Life Safety, recently welcomed Yorkshire Housing, winners of the Inside Housing Innovation Week award to their headquarters. Part of the prize for winning the Inside Housing Innovation Week Award was £10,000 and support…

Meet Vinnie… Tyne and Wear’s youngest ever firefighter

On Bank Holiday Monday, Tyne and Wear FRS welcomed the youngest firefighter ever to don their crested uniform and firefighter’s helmet when Vinnie Hall, aged 2, of Hylton Castle in Sunderland excitedly visited Marley Park Community Fire Station with his…

Hochiki to demo how protecting people and assets can be done smarter and greener

Europe’s most important fire safety event, FIREX, is coming back to London ExCeL and Hochiki Europe are thrilled to be exhibiting and meeting customers old and new face to face after such a long time. The European team will be…

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