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Crusader Hose – Reeling vs flaking

There are two main systems for handling large-diameter fire hose: reeling and flaking. When comparing the two systems, each has unique characteristics often seen as the driving point in choosing between them.…

GORE-TEX Professional – Innovative rescue protection  backed by proven technology

Since its international launch in June, the new GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® PYRAD® stretch fabric for rescue protection has received  an enthusiastic response from fire and  rescue services around the world. The teams at…

Stewart & Heaton Clothing Co. – Major milestone for S&H – 1,000,000 certified wildland garments

In July 2022, a major milestone was reached for Stewart & Heaton Clothing Co. Pty Ltd (S&H) with the manufacture its one millionth Certified Wildland Firefighting Garment. This milestone is significant not…

Natural Disasters Expo – Delighted to launch its first ever Asia-based conference in Singapore in December 2022

The Natural Disasters Expo will be held in Asia for the first time ever this year on 7 and 8 December at the Singapore Expo, welcoming experts from around the globe to…

Workwear Group – New fire-resistant ensembles and fireboot

Emergency Services uniforms are more than just the brand name, distinct colours and strips of reflective tape. They keep front-line workers safe, ensuring they make it home to their families after a…

Panasonic TOUGHBOOK – At the forefront of innovation, designing and manufacturing specialist technology

For over 100 years Panasonic has been at the forefront of innovation, designing and manufacturing specialist technology for industries across the globe. There’s no better example of this than the range of…

Magnum 40th anniversary – Supplying uniform and protective footwear across the world

Magnum is celebrating our 40-year anniversary for supplying uniform and protective footwear across the world. Since 1982, Magnum has been providing high-performance uniform, tactical and protective product with credibility second to none.…

ESKA – Professional glovemaker invests locally

For 110 years the Austrian family business ESKA has specialised in the development and manufacturing of gloves. Creating uncompromising protection against thermal heat, cuts, absolute hygiene, careful workmanship by master craftsmen has…

JW Fishers – Recovering evidence with technology

On a spring afternoon a call comes in to the police station citing an armed robbery has been committed at a local bank. The suspected criminals have fled the scene and EMS…

Bronto Skylift Australia/NZ – Proud to be major suppliers of HEPs to the Australia and New Zealand Fire Services 

Bronto Skylift Aust./NZ are proud to be major suppliers of HEPs to the Australia and New Zealand Fire Services.  Bronto Skylift Aust./NZ is an International Sales/Marketing/Training and Technical Support office for Bronto…

Hainsworth Protective Fabrics – Returning to AFAC 2022

Hainsworth Protective Fabrics are excited to be returning to AFAC, Australia’s largest emergency services conference. We will be exhibiting throughout the show from 23 to 26 August in Adelaide, South Australia. Held…

GORE-TEX Professional – Introduces enhanced comfort with blood borne pathogen and flame protection for rescue 

ORE-TEX Professional (Gore) raises personal protection for technical rescue teams to a new level with the introduction of a unique fabric that enhances comfort while protecting from blood borne and viral pathogens…

Crusader Hose – Reeling systems for large diameter layflat hose

Getting large volumes of water to problematic fire sites can be challenging for incident controllers in managing substantial fires. Crusader Hose, the water logistics expert, knows that flexible layflat pipelines offer the…

FTS – Expands Bushfire Mitigation Capabilities as Part of AEM

You already know FTS as a leading provider of situational awareness solutions for bushfires and extreme weather events. We help private businesses, local governments and emergency response agencies address the entire wildfire…

Simplex ES Net Life Safety Network – Combines digital in-building emergency audio and firefighter communication for simplicity and cost savings

This is a money-saving enhancement to the Simplex ES Net Life Safety Network that simplifies how emergency audio and firefighter telephone communication is distributed throughout buildings and campuses. The IP-based network will…

PBI Fabrics – Delivering protection without compromise

What do firefighters have in common with NASA astronauts, Formula 1 drivers and special forces soldiers? They all operate in extreme situations and are protected by PBI high-performance fabrics, along with many…

HAIX – Ties heroes together: the high-tech lace by HAIX

Firefighter boots experience extreme situations when their wearers swing into action. The requirements placed on each individual component are therefore also very high. HAIX has developed a new high-tech design which rethinks…

Nordic Rescue Group – Valuing good customer relations and high-quality products

A wind of change is blowing through Nordic Rescue Group, a corporation specializing in rescue vehicles. Established in 2020, NRG recently appointed Esa Peltola as its new CEO. Earlier this year the…

Workwear Group Uniforms – Protecting those who serve to protect

As one of Australia’s leading uniform providers, Workwear Group Uniforms have years of experience servicing Emergency Service organisations across ambulance, fire, police and defence. With a long Australian history, Workwear Group Uniforms…

HAIX – Made in Europe – Manufacturing good firefighter boots starts in the pasture

European regulations are sometimes surprisingly lax. The individual parts of a shoe or boot can be manufactured anywhere in the world. As long as it is then assembled in the European Union,…

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