Fire News for May 2010

59 articles found
Showing 1 to 20 of 59 articles
Page 1 of 3 pages


Stay safe, make use of the Fire Corps smoke alarm donation programmeStay safe, make use of the Fire Corps smoke alarm donation programme
Smoke alarm donation programme can help Fire Corps to prevent fires Fire Corps teams can help by utilising the Fire Corps smoke alarm donation programme...
NFA’s management science curriculum undergoes thorough reviewNFA’s management science curriculum undergoes thorough review
NFA is going to modernise some of its popular courses to meet emerging issues in fire and EMS Located on the campus of the National Emergency Training Center...
Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award goes to NVFCPaul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award goes to NVFC
The leadership award is named after Paul S. Sarbanes, a retired senator who stood for US firefighters CFSI and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation...
NIST study reveals importance of crew sizes and arrival times in successful firefighting operationsNIST study reveals importance of crew sizes and arrival times in successful firefighting operations
A new study shows residential fires cause much damage to life and property  A landmark study issued by the U.S. Department of Commerce's National...
FIA Apprenticeship Scheme starts in SeptemberFIA Apprenticeship Scheme starts in September
The FIA works with Skills for Security on the Apprentice Scheme which is aimed at candidates aged 16-24 Now in its third year, Skills for Security on the...
NVFC creates new Emergency Medical Service SectionNVFC creates new Emergency Medical Service Section
EMS would concentrate its resouces on improving emergency medical service at a national level The new EMS section of the NVFC will more effectively...
Don't rely on rumors about disaster assistanceDon't rely on rumors about disaster assistance
Disasters officials often stress on the need to prevent rumors and false information among disaster hit people During the first few weeks following a...
NVFC updates legislative priorities at annual spring board meetingNVFC updates legislative priorities at annual spring board meeting
Broadband for First Responders (H.R. 5081) has been introduced as a top new priority in NVFC The new set of NVFC legislative priorities would enhance the...
Hurry! May 28 last day for submitting Assistance to Firefighters Grant applicationsHurry! May 28 last day for submitting Assistance to Firefighters Grant applications
An online tutuorial provides information on firefighters grant applications About $390 million will be distributed through the current AFG grant cycle. The...
CEN-CENELEC webinars focus on SMEs and European standardisationCEN-CENELEC webinars focus on SMEs and European standardisation
CEN-CENELEC is to hold web-based seminars on SMEs and European standardisation Small and medium enterprises will benefit from two-day CEN-CENELEC...
Drax launches web based IRIS service management systemDrax launches web based IRIS service management system
IRIS will meet customer demands for proof of maintenance and FIA initiatives to raise safety standards Drax has launched IRIS, a new web-based service...
Collect hair for the Gulf Coast clean-up effortsCollect hair for the Gulf Coast clean-up efforts
Fire Corps teams can coordinate with salons and groomers to set up a hair donation system Fire Corps teams across the nation can assist in the clean-up...
National EMS Week honours emergency service providersNational EMS Week honours emergency service providers
The EMS week celebrates and honours the contributions of emergency service providers EMS Week provides a great opportunity for Fire Corps volunteers to...
NVFC Junior Firefighter of the Year award goes to Michelle Alyssa CarilliNVFC Junior Firefighter of the Year award goes to Michelle Alyssa Carilli
Michelle Carilli won the  2010 Junior Firefighter of the Year Award for her exemplary service Carilli received the award during a special ceremony...
Check out Saint-Gobain's ONESuit Pro Hazmat suits at Interschutz 2010Check out Saint-Gobain's ONESuit Pro Hazmat suits at Interschutz 2010
The ONESuit® Pro line includes chemical protective hazmat equipment for fire, chemical & other industries The EN-certified line of...
Next generation SCBA tested by IAFF and Prince George’s County Fire/EMSNext generation SCBA tested by IAFF and Prince George’s County Fire/EMS
The new SCBA is expected to improve the safety of fire fighters on the frontlines. Photo: Justin DiPierro The International Association of Fire Fighters...
Shropshire acquires new water rescue truck and boatShropshire acquires new water rescue truck and boat
High Sheriff Hugh Trevor-Jones  “launches” a new water rescue truck while Rev Peter Barnes blesses it in a dedication ceremony  A...
Survey shows causes for Kleen Energy explosion common across gas energy industrySurvey shows causes for Kleen Energy explosion common across gas energy industry
39 respondents (63%) said their companies had at some time used flammable gas to blow out piping A CSB public meeting is planned next month in...
Craig Fugate welcomes appointment of Donald R. BoyceCraig Fugate welcomes appointment of Donald R. Boyce
Boyce is an experienced emergency manager both at state and local level Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate has applauded...
FIA publishes video smoke detection guidanceFIA publishes video smoke detection guidance
Video smoke detection is gaining popularity in the fire detection field Video smoke detection is still in the process of research and development. A VSD...


Browse News by

Product CategoryMonthCompany
 
CountryEvents