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Roath House, Cardiff Bay. (Advanced Electronics Ltd)
Cardiff apartments meet BS 8629 Code of Practice with installation of EvacGo

Two seven-storey residential apartment buildings in the cultural and social hotspot of Cardiff Bay are…

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Hempel launches Hempafire Pro cellulosic fire protection coatings in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean

World-leading coatings manufacturer Hempel has launched its Hempafire Pro range of passive fire protection coatings…

AFAC21 powered by INTERSCHUTZ set for a new date of 5-8th October 2021

We have taken the difficult decision to postpone the upcoming AFAC21 powered by INTERSCHUTZ, given…

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Fibresense – going the extra mile

Industrial fire detection specialist Patol has introduced a new fibre-optic linear heat detection cable (LHDC)…

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Hyfire’s Taurus takes wireless to the next level

Wireless fire systems leader Hyfire is revolutionising the fire industry with Taurus, a completely new…

New NFPA Middle East and North Africa solutions page in Arabic is unveiled as part of the organization’s 125th anniversary global strategy

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has launched a new Middle East and North Africa…

Darley Smart Bottle. (Darley)
Darley announces availability of Smart Bottle

Darley, in partnership with KRW, has available three sizes of the Smart Bottle, a ruggedized,…

Megan Davidson (Fire Engineering Appretice of the Year 2021) and Adam Smylie (Fire Engineering Appretice of the Year 2020).
Nittan sponsors ‘Fire Engineering Apprentice of the Year’ for five years

Following its inaugural sponsorship of South Eastern Regional College’s (SERC) Fire Engineering Apprentice of the…

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Bulletin #29, US Department of Veterans Affairs – PFAS Health Concerns

Active-duty military firefighters can obtain a PFAS blood test only during their annual physical. Retired…

Disaster & Emergency Management Conference – 20% off registrations available here

With the conference postponed until September, there’s still plenty of time to register for the…

ANNOUNCEMENT: New Conference Dates Thursday 2 – Friday 3 September 2021

As you may be aware, recent Government restrictions across Australia in relation to COVID-19 resulted…

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Fifty people killed by lighting in one day, in India

  Lightning has killed at least 50 people across two Indian states over the past…

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Firefighters fight mental health problems

Firefighters are particularly at risk of work-related stress and mental health problems because of the…

Join us for the ‘Community Risk Reduction: Insights to Action’ program LIVE or ON DEMAND

In celebration of our 125th anniversary, NFPA is creating a new, year-long conference series. This…

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ECOPOL F, new eco-friendly class a foam greenscreen certified

Managing wildland fires is more important than ever because over the last few decades the…

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The rise of the warehouse and the issue of fire safety

Recent articles have noted the dash for warehouses that service our thriving e-commerce sector. Demand…

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SwissDrones launches in Asia Pacific region

From fighting wildfires to inspecting power lines and conducting emergency response missions, Australia and the…

US man creates emergency plan and stickers to save lives

Over Memorial Day Weekend (29–31 May 2021), a tragic car accident occurred in Boca Raton.…

Steve Hamm, Chief Executive of the IFE.
IFE unveils future global strategy

The Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) has undertaken a comprehensive review of its communications and…

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Thai factory blast and fire kills one rescue worker, wounds dozens, with thousands evacuated

A massive explosion at a chemical factory on the outskirts of Bangkok has killed at…

6 reasons why pre-hospital care providers need the RESCUER from RIGLOO​ by Robert Avsec

Since the advent of prehospital care, regardless of the country, pre-hospital patient care providers (e.g.,…

High-performance electrical fire suppression systems

Almost everything we do relies on technology. From how we communicate to how we are…

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