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MSA Takes Safety to New Heights

Company gears up to showcase innovative safety solutions at Safety and Health Expo. For industries…

WA Bushfire Planning Seminar

Join us for a full-day event to learn about the bushfire planning system in Western…

BREAKING NEWS : Coltraco Ultrasonics Win The Queen’s Award For Enterprise: International Trade 2019

We are proud to announce that we are the winners of the prestigious Queen’s Award…

New Women in Fire session at Fire Australia 2019

FPA Australia is excited to announce the Women in Fire networking event as the latest…

Rosenbauer presents new protective suit FIRE FLEX

Premium product with improved wearing comfort and a new look Further development of the internationally…

Hanoi Workshop Blaze Leaves Seven Confirmed Dead

At least seven people were killed in Hanoi on Friday (Apr 12) after a deadly…

Fire at Bangkok’s Central World Complex Shopping Mall Leaves at Least Two Dead and a Further 16 Injured

At least two people died and 16 were injured when a fire broke out at…

Australian & New Zealand Disaster & Emergency Management Conference (DMC) – Important Update

Please be advised that the early bird registrations for the Australian &New Zealand Disaster &…

Breakthrough fire protection coating accelerates project completion with highest levels of durability

SHERWIN-WILLIAMS FIRETEX FX6002 NOW AVAILABLE ACROSS EUROPE Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings has developed its…

South Korea Declares National Disaster as Winds Fan Giant Wildfire

A massive wildfire swept across South Korea on Friday 5 April, leading authorities to declare…

Chiang Mai Firefighters Continued Efforts to Extinguish Air Polluting Forest Fires

An article by Pichayada Promchertchoo of CNA captures one of the hardest firefighting jobs in…

Protect critical IT equipment with ExxFire, available now from Kidde Australia

Companies all around the world use IT to operate their business and operating systems. Typically…

Helping The Fire Service Keep Pace With Explosive Alternative Energy Growth

To help first responders handle the potential challenges aligned with energy storage systems (ESS) and…

New Zealand Bridge Washed Away During a Severe Storm

The Waiho bridge over a river in New Zealand’s South Island has been washed away…

Death Toll Continues to Rise in Bangladesh High-Rise Fire

The death toll has reached 26 from last Thursday’s high-rise fire in the Bangladesh capital…

Safety Equipment Australia – Efficient decon of firefighting gear

Safety Equipment Australia, part of The S.E.A. Group, is a leading name in respiratory protection.…

A Tahoe Hotshot using a drip torch during a burn operation around Camp One, Ferguson Fire, Sierra National Forest, California, 2018.
Waterax – Prescribed and controlled burns often kick off by drip torch use

Controlled burns, prescribed burns, and backfires are all similar terms for a wildland fire that…

Research after the Black Saturday bushfires has led to stronger building standards for houses in bushfire-prone areas.
There is a bit of complacency in all of us

The next time we have a summer scorcher, picture yourself in the great Australian bush,…

To save lives we need to raise our voices to improve industry best practice and better regulation implementation.
Why compartmentation testing is overlooked and undervalued

Would you enter a building if you were told as you stepped in that in…

Testing for PPC off gassing during the trial phase of DEBRiS.
DEBRiS: A tool for fire scene management

The DEBRiS acronym has been developed by the MFB to as a practical tool that…

FTS Portable Automated Weather Station training in Australia.
The importance of a dedicated fire weather network – Part 2

To meet the modern standards of fire management agencies, weather data must be accurate, timely,…

The drop pattern from the Firehawk aircraft’s 3,785-liter belly tank can be adjusted in quantity or concentration depending on the fuel source and characteristics of the fire, and to avoid potential danger to ground crews.
Aerial firefighting with the Firehawk Helicopter

Last November’s wildland fires across the state of California killed dozens of residents, burned thousands…

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