A 2018 government decision to purchase two Canadair fixed-wing firefighting amphibious water bombers after the catastrophic 2016 blaze in the Solea region on the Mediterranean island failed to materialize. never materialized. That’s what Philenews reported on Monday, as a massive forest fire in Cyprus over the weekend killed four people,Read More →

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has launched the NFPA 1700, Guide for Structural Fire Fighting online training for firefighters, free of charge, to learn safer and more efficient ways to deal with fires involving modern materials and content. The all-new instructional course, focused on NFPA 1700, Guide to structuralRead More →

Ghaziabad: The health department has written to the state health and medical services urging them to find work related to Fire combat systems in public hospitals completed at the earliest. Two major government hospitals – Combined District Hospital and MMG District Hospital – are among the 14 government health facilitiesRead More →

ST. LOUIS, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Perimeter Solutions (“Perimeter Solutions” or the “Company”), a leading global manufacturer of high-quality fire-fighting products and lubricant additives, today announced an agreement in which EverArc Holdings Ltd. (“EverArc”) (LSE: EVRA), a fully committed publicly traded acquisition company, to acquire Perimeter Solutions from SKRead More →

community, The late firefighter Samuel McPaul was one of six Riverina volunteers recognized for his bravery in a tornado-like blaze at the NSW Rural Fire Department‘s internal bravery and service awards ceremony. Mr. McPaul, who died fighting the Green Valley bushfire near Jingellic on December 30, 2019, was honored alongRead More →

Just after Sunrise Hospital, located on the third floor of Dreams Mall in Bhandup West, received a Provisional Professional Certificate (OC) to run a Covid-19 center, an audit of the mall conducted last May by Mumbai firefighters. revealed that the mall and hospital had inoperative fire-fighting systems. Eleven Covid-19 patientsRead More →

The description Emergency Call 112 – Fire Fighting Simulation 2 is the further development of the successful Part 1, which allows every fan firefighter to experience how a professional fire department works. The second part was also developed in cooperation with the Mülheim fire brigade. The now completely newly createdRead More →

Kolkata: In recent years, firefighters have acquired modern equipment like robots, foam making tools, breathing apparatus to prevent firefighters from inhaling harmful fumes and various personal protective equipment (PPE) to fight fire precisely. But when it comes to battling a devastating fire, like that at the New Koilaghat building, firefightersRead More →

Methods of fire fighting in Germany How the fire protection service is organized – Professional, volunteers, forced firefighter, factory firefighters – ambulance service The fire fighting and fire protection methods of other countries are still of interest to the chiefs of the American fire departments, and this is especially trueRead More →

Following the tragedy of the fire at Bhandara Hospital, State Relief and Rehabilitation Minister Vijay Wadettiwar expressed the need for an advanced fire fighting system in the areas rural. However, senior state government officials said there was no firefighting system in rural areas. None of Maharashtra’s 34 zilla parishads hasRead More →

Through ANI KOHIMA: Seven teams from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been deployed for a firefighting mission in the Dzuko Valley near Kohima here. The Indian Air Force (IAF) also deployed three other Bambi Bucket-equipped helicopters for a firefighting mission in the Dzuko Valley. “Yesterday, the IAF Mi-17Read More →

Three firefighting vehicles that Mumbai firefighters are importing from the Netherlands and Germany will arrive three to four months late due to the pandemic. The vehicles are suitable for Mumbai’s urban conditions and were expected between August and January 2021. They will now arrive between December of this year andRead More →

The acquired equipment can help firefighters in hilly areas and in inaccessible alleys of cities. Hindustan Times, Calcutta | By the HT correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay West Bengal firefighters on Thursday launched four remote-controlled firefighting vehicles and a range of other trucks and fire fighting vehicles that couldRead More →

Defense Department officials testified about research efforts to replace PFAS, which is used in aqueous film-forming foam, or AFFF, and is very effective in extinguishing aircraft fuel fires. They also discussed cleanup efforts in areas contaminated with PFAS. Maureen Sullivan, Assistant Deputy Secretary of Defense for the Environment; and HerbertRead More →

Covington firefighter Stu Johnson slipped out of his Air-Pak and bent down, sweat literally streaming down his forehead and hitting the tiled floor. Covington Fire Lt. Mike Davis, left, urges firefighter Stu Johnson as they prepare for Sunday’s fight for the aerial climb (photos provided) He was hot and hisRead More →

Over the past three years, Mumbai firefighters have inspected only 6,142 buildings in Mumbai, issuing violation notices to 3,026. Of these, only 36 cases have been prosecuted under the Act. Fire Prevention and Personal Safety Measures Act 2006. While the low prosecution rate reflects on firefighters’ inability to make fireRead More →

While the international humanitarian system is more efficient than ever, poverty, climate change and other challenges make multitudes vulnerable to the devastating effects of war and natural disasters, according to the UN Humanitarian Coordination Office OCHA. Speaking at the seventh annual Global Humanitarian Policy Forum, organized by OCHA, Mohammed stressedRead More →

Firefighters fight through many obstacles and hurdles as they try to control and extinguish fires among other dangers. Swedish designer, Omer Haciomeroglu, has reinvented the firefighter’s helmet by including a head-up display to provide better vision and inform the user of vital and additional information. The prototype has been dubbedRead More →

Fighting fires in Northern Ireland characteristics For most Americans, the notion of fighting fires in Northern Ireland conjures up a nightmarish view of network news: a group of people on a street in Belfast; a overturned car on fire; and a “pump” arriving, his two-tone European siren unable to protectRead More →