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911 and Phone Outages: What’s Your Plan?

Everyone from the chief to the newest rookie should know and train on the plan By Barry Furey, Firefighter Close Calls For those of you following the Nashville situation, I urge you to consider how a single...

Volunteer Fire Rig Outfitted for Wildland Fire Study

Scientists in Australia will collect data from the truck in first-ever study to better understand wildland fire behavior By Hayley Elg, The Courier An innovative project will take place in the region this...

Japan: Village Fire Protection Test Draws Tourists

The 11th century village is protected by 62 monitors kept in tiny huts By Samantha Pires, My Modern Met Twice a year, the picturesque and quiet village of Kayabuki no Sato puts on a popular water display...

Volunteer Firefighter Designs N-95 Filter for SCBA Mask

The units made on a 3-D printer may see post-COVID life as protection during overhaul operations By Randy McRoberts, The Aegis Back in April, in the early stages of the coronavirus pandemic, there was a...

New High-Rise Firefighting Drone Carries Foam, Window Punch

The autonomous aircraft can reach 90 stories and carries six extinguishing bombs and almost 40 gallons of foam Source: Ehang Holdings EHang Holdings Limited launched a large-payload intelligent aerial...

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