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RIP Mike Monaghan

RIP Mike Monaghan

It is with much sadness that we inform you that Mike Monaghan passed away unexpectedly last week ......
Developing a qualification for industry

Developing a qualification for industry

Concerned about a shortage of fire engineers, fire technicians, fire industry professionals and the lack of a clear career pathway, the Institution of Fire Engineers set about change. With support from Engineering e2e and in...
Nanuk 925 Protective Hard Cases

Nanuk 925 Protective Hard Cases

On a trip out on Yukon Dive to the poor knights on Sunday I was sitting with a hot cup of coffee after our first dive. As with most dive boats I’ve come across the...
Two Hundred Years of PPE

Two Hundred Years of PPE

Firefighter PPE has changed dramatically over the last 200 years. The first uniforms offered little in the way of protection. 200 years ago firefighting was a competitive business run by competing insurance companies, the firefighting...
Region 4 Annual Retardant Training

Region 4 Annual Retardant Training

  Retardant Specialists from around region 4 came together recently for the Annual up skill training on Retardant Operations. This has been brought into relevance with the past use of the Retardant foam having dropped...
Take The Heat

Take The Heat

Over recent years, studies have shown that heat stress is especially life-threatening for firefighters and is the number-one cause of casualties. Research from studies such as Firefighter Fatalities and Injuries: The Role of Heat Stress and...

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