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Day 1 AFAC21 began with a powerful message

Welcome back to AFAC powered by INTERSCHUTZ.   AFAC21 – Virtual is, in itself, an act of resilience delivered on the back of…

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ADIPEC 2021 to welcome back the global energy sector in person

ADIPEC will return in person this year to the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, bringing…

Tyco ESFR Rapid Install Sprinklers feature a pre-installed rubber gasket that provides for quick and easy installation. (Johnson Controls)
New Tyco Rapid Install Sprinklers bring simplicity and flexibility to warehouse fire protection

Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings and architect of OpenBlue…

Engineered Clean Agent Fire Suppression – Kidde Advanced Delivery System (ADS™)

The Kidde Advanced Delivery System (ADS™) Clean Agent Suppression System for Novec 1230 and FM200…

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Perimeter Solutions treats Reagan Ranch with PHOS-CHEK FORTIFY to provide wildfire protection

The Reagan Ranch in Santa Barbara, California now has greater protection from wildfires, courtesy of…

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Hochiki life safety devices play vital role in keeping hospital safe

Fitting a new life safety system to any public space can be a complex job,…

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Zettler Profile Lite addressable fire alarm control panels offer future-proof facility safety

Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, has announced the release…

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HAIX sponsors Team GB at the British Firefighter Challenge 2021

Global functional footwear specialist HAIX has announced its sponsorship of Team GB at the British…

The Scorpion HRET is a fire engine with the ability to deliver water and foam from height. (Cheshire FRS)
New Scorpion appliance will help firefighters to save lives

Macclesfield firefighters have a new weapon in their armoury that will be ‘invaluable for challenging…

Secutech Vietnam.
Secutech Vietnam to be moved to a later date

Instead of its originally scheduled late-September timeslot, Secutech Vietnam will now take place at a…

West Midlands Fire and Rescue Service in action at the UKRO Extrication event. (TWFRS)
Off-duty firefighters praised after lending a hand

A crew of off-duty firefighters have been praised after they helped rescue the occupant of…

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ARFF: airports transition to environmentally friendly firefighting foams

In case of fire emergency at airports, every second counts. Aircraft Rescue Fire Firefighters (ARFF)…

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Two dead, 12 missing in landslide in southwestern China

At least two people were killed and 12 people went missing following a landslide in…

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Cyclone Gulab kills two as it slams into eastern India

Two fishermen were reported dead after a cyclone packing strong winds and rains barrelled into…

An ARFF (Aircraft Rescue & Firefighting) vehicle shown in action. (Photo by William Greenwood)
Fire Department Service Announcement

International entities using PFAS-free firefighting foams, Bulletin #37 International entities Location Year Auckland Airport Auckland,…

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Fire Prevention Week is 3–9 October 2021! This year’s theme is: Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for 99…

Vallfirest presents its first line of portable fire pumps: reliable units for remote location wildfires

No tool equals water access in a wildland firefighting operation. It is a well known…

Free Webinar: Modernise your fire protection system with an advanced clean agent

Thursday, 14 October 2021 | 10:00am Singapore Time, GMT +08:00 Speakers: Jimmy Chin, 3M Novec…

Xtralis VESDA-E VEA installation.
Performance-based smoke detection reduces cost and enhances safety

For special architectural features such as atria and large open spaces, advanced smoke detection technology…

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County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service invest in Dräger mechanical cleaning systems to protect firefighter health

County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service (CDDFRS) has implemented Dräger’s Cleaning Solution as…

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Bronto F61RPX for the Royal Dutch Navy

Korps Marinebrandweer, the fire brigade of the Royal Dutch Navy in Den Helder, Netherlands, has…

Bullard introduces lightweight UST-LW Fire Helmet

Updated Fire Helmet Weighs 300 grams Less Than Traditional Model Bullard, the 123-year-old company known…

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