Let’s look out for each other this Christmas
The region's fire and rescue service has called on people to look out for each other this Christmas after revealing they have been called to help more than 100 people in distress – in just six months. Tyne and Wear…
The first handheld sonar with artificial intelligence (AI) – available now in Europe
AQUAEYE by VodaSafe is an advanced underwater scanner that uses the latest sonar technology as well as artificial intelligence to identify human bodies underwater and in waters with poor visibility. This lightweight, portable underwater sonar device allows rescuers to quickly…
Essential rescue equipment: heading to the Thames
Reach and Rescue has public rescue equipment in over 25 cities in the UK and is finally heading to the capital, thanks to lastminute.com. The company will be installing their Portsafes in the pontoons beneath the London Eye to reduce…
Learn about water safety – fire crews and partners raise awareness of dangers with public events
Residents and visitors to some of Norfolk’s most scenic waterside spots are invited to find out more about water safety from the county’s fire crews. Fire and rescue crews will build on public engagement work already undertaken this year, and…
Reach and Rescue’s long-reach rescue pole wins Queen’s Award for Innovation – UK’s most prestigious accolade for business
Reach and Rescue is a leading manufacturer of water-rescue equipment, supplying to emergency services and search and rescue teams plus a multitude of global industries including maritime, military and construction. The company, headquartered in Greater Manchester, is overjoyed to receive…
Sottish Fire and Rescue issues frozen-water warning
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) is warning communities across Scotland to stay clear of frozen water as temperatures drop. The national service is urging the public to be aware of the risks of going onto, or allowing children…
The Flood Expo

Running on the 12th & 13th, the Flood Expo will showcase the innovative products and infrastructure helping to deal with an ever-increasing global threat – transforming Birmingham into the hub of the industry over two unmissable days. Over 4,000 flood professionals will…

Banking On Safety

Lifesaving Device Makes Waves in Water Rescue A REVOLUTIONARY new water rescue device could save more lives on Britain’s riverbanks after being chosen for a special pilot project by the fire service. The Portsafe rescue system will take a prominent position along…

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