Profiles

One of many ‘ Reach and Rescue innovative Portsafes’ appearing in the UK’s Captial.
Essential rescue equipment: heading to the Thames

Reach and Rescue has public rescue equipment in over 25 cities in the UK and…

MxPro 5 fire panels protect the Manor House Hotel, Devon.
Advanced offer trouble-free fire protection at world’s ninth-largest golf resort

Two fault-tolerant networks of MxPro 5 fire panels from UK manufacturer, Advanced, have been installed…

1,700 farm buildings are destroyed by fire annually.
Fire safety package addresses almost £50 million of farm losses 

Farms and other agricultural environments can help ensure that livestock and assets are protected from…

The Thompson Plastic factory fire was declared a major incident.
Improving outcomes for the UK Fire and Rescue Services using foams

The largest fire seen in the Humberside area for many years was controlled and extinguished…

The TACR 4 carries 1,200 litres of water, 110 litres of foam plus 135kg of Monnex DCP courtesy of Perren Engineering. It features a Hale HPX 275 B35 single stage pump rated at 950lpm and a Task Force Tips ‘Tornado’ remote control bumper turret with a nozzle set to 900lpm. Image courtesy of Gary Parkinson
A world first for Land’s End Airport

Land’s End Airport Fire and Rescue Service (FRS) in Cornwall have taken delivery of the…

Tio Fire Safety – Delivering UK first with revolutionary digital logbook

The paper fire logbook, a critical link in the safety of millions of UK buildings…

YAS’s ambulance crews need equipment they can rely on in a wide range of environments and weather conditions.
Yorkshire Ambulance Service delivers emergency care with Getac’s V110 convertible notebook

When Yorkshire Ambulance Service’s (YAS) existing rugged devices recently came to the end of their…

From L to R: Gary Hopper, Project Manager Draeger Safety; Paul Hedley, CFO Northumberland Fire and Rescue; Matthew Bedford, MD Draeger Safety and Liz Millward, Marketing Manager, Emergency and Rescue Services, Draeger Safety UK.
Northumberland FRS invests in Dräger’s new PSS AirBoss SCBA

Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service (NRFS) has become the first UK Fire Service to invest…

Taking part in firefighter training at TWFRS Headquarters in Washington, Sunderland.
From runway lights to blue lights

It’s always hard starting a new job, especially when your old one involves travelling to…

Kurt Vollmacher is the creator of ISO 17840 and an independent expert on Alternative Energy.
Kurt Vollmacher – A personal passion

As a small child, I lived in a street where eight firefighters also had their…

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