Welcome to the September 2014 edition of APF Magazine. This issue includes feature articles on the Global Progress on PPE Standards, Aspirating Smoke Detection, The School of Fire & Emergency Services Training in Queensland, HFC-Based Clean Agents and Social Media in Today’s Emergency Services. Other informative articles include Defensive Use of PPV in Complex Structures, Protecting Steelwork from Hydrocarbon Fires and Three Keys to Swift Water Boat Rescue and much, much more. We sincerely hope you enjoy reading yet another informative issue of APF Magazine and you like the newly designed front cover. The next issue will have a complete redesign to come in line with our newly launched website. We hope you like the updates. If you have any comments or questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.