Dräger SCBA earns NFPA certification

Dräger earned certification for its latest Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) based on the 2018 Edition of National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) standards, as announced recently in the common notification from the certification organisation. “Dräger is proud of our legacy of saving American lives for more than 100 years, and our newest SCBA will continue that tradition for American and Canadian firefighters,” said John Wilson, senior vice president for Dräger U.S. “The


FLIR announces multi-gas detector for unmanned aerial systems

FLIR Systems have recently announced the FLIR MUVE C360 – the industry’s first multi-gas detector specifically built for unmanned aerial systems (UAS). The MUVE C360 will transform how emergency response teams approach chemical, industrial, or environmental incidents by providing a new level of safety, dramatically reducing time to action, and delivering a more complete assessment in situations where every second counts. The C360 is currently compatible with the DJI Matrice 210

Pierce Manufacturing

Over 2,000 pay tribute during Pierce Manufacturing 9/11 memorial stair climb

Pierce Manufacturing have announced that its seventh annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb, in partnership with the Green Bay Metro Fire Department, raised over $115,000 with all proceeds directly benefitting the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF). Nearly 2,200 members of the fire service, their families, friends, and community members climbed the steps of historic Lambeau Field on Saturday, September 7 to pay tribute to the 343 FDNY firefighters who selflessly gave

3M Scott Fire and Safety

3M Scott Fire and Safety reveal new warranty for Air-Pak X3 Pro SCBA

3M Scott Fire & Safety have announced a new warranty for its latest Air-Pak X3 Pro SCBA, compliant to the NFFA 1981, 2018 Edition standard (approvals pending). The Air-Pak X3 Pro is built on a foundation of proven, trusted performance, providing the same reliability and durability that 3M Scott builds into all its NFPA Air-Pak SCBA products. It is this relentless pursuit to deliver high-quality products that allows 3M Scott

Key Hose

Key Hose to honour the lives lost at 9/11 by feeding those in need

18 years have passed since the 9/11 terrorist attacks. 2,977 people were killed during these vicious attacks. Most of those who perished were civilians except for 343 firefighters and 71 law enforcement officers who died in the World Trade Center and on the ground in New York City; another law enforcement officer died when United Airlines Flight 93 crashed into a field near Shanksville, Pennsylvania, as well as 55 military

KME Fire Apparatus

Los Angeles County Fire Department supplied with KME Fire Apparatus equipment

KME Fire Apparatus have announced the delivery of 12 KME custom pumpers and two KME tractor-drawn aerials (TDA) to Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD). The new trucks will join hundreds of KME apparatus currently in service at the LACoFD. The custom pumpers are built on KME’s Severe Service cab. The Severe Service cab was engineered for heavy-duty use and has been exposed to high-volume calls with over a million

Pierce Manufacturing

Pierce’s ‘Road Rally’ sets off for second wave of events

Pierce Manufacturing Inc has announced that its 2019 Road Rally has set off for the second wave of events taking place along the East Coast and throughout the Midwest. Featuring some of the most innovative apparatus and equipment in the fire industry, the Road Rally offers a hands-on and immersive experience for members of fire service. On Monday, July 15, the Road Rally stopped in Allentown, Pennsylvania, near the headquarters


Cradlepoint announces 2019 first responder charities

Cradlepoint have announced the first responder charities it is pledging to donate a portion of its 2019 public safety revenues to in January 2020, which will be First Responder’s Children’s Foundation and Leary Firefighters Foundation. The charitable contribution is part of Cradlepoint’s FirstConnect program, which is designed to ease the challenges often faced by first responder agencies in purchasing, deploying, and supporting fixed site, in-vehicle, and IoT-based routing solutions for access

Johnson Controls

Johnson Controls celebrates the one-year anniversary of Autocall

Johnson Controls marked the one-year anniversary of Autocall by introducing the brand of proven fire detection systems to the Canadian market. By bringing Autocall to Canada, Johnson Controls is providing market access to the same high-quality, proven fire detection solutions already available in the U.S. and Middle East. Backed by the support and dedication of Autocall Authorized Distributors, end-users of Autocall systems benefit from advanced fire detection and industry-leading, state-of-the-art technology. This combination


Victaulic acquire Globe Fire Sprinkler

Victaulic has purchased Globe Fire Sprinkler. Combined, these two companies will have the resources and capabilities to bring exciting new solutions to the fire protection industry around the world. Steven Worthington, who will continue to serve the combined organisation as President, Globe Fire Protection commented, “Victaulic brings additional financial resources to Globe, enabling added focus on innovation to support our customers and the industry.” John F. Malloy, CEO of Victaulic commented,