This article was originally published in the Medina Gazette A local manufacturer is hoping to put new products in the marketplace to help health care workers on the front lines of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Fire-Dex, whose world headquarters are located at 780 S. Progress Drive in Medina, has quickly developed a product that Continue reading
On behalf of the Congressional Fire Services Institute’s Board of Directors, I regret to announce that the 32nd Annual National Fire and Emergency Services Symposium and Dinner has been postponed until further notice. The health and safety of our guests outweighed every other consideration in our decision to postpone the event. Even though our program Continue reading
The news changes almost daily as it relates to postponements and cancellations due to the outbreak and spread of the COVID-19. We would like to update you on how the virus is impacting both INTERSCHUTZ USA and INTERSCHUTZ (Hannover) below: INTERSCHUTZ (Hannover) – INTERSCHUTZ 2020, scheduled for June 15-20, 2020, has been postponed. INTERSCHUTZ (Hannover) will Continue reading
A Message from Clarion Events Fire & Rescue Group In light of the recent activities around COVID-19, we are continuing to prioritize the safety and health of our attendees, exhibitors, customers and staff above all else. We are postponing FDIC International and are in conversations with the Indiana Convention Center and Convention & Visitors Bureau Continue reading
Nugget Casino Resort Sparks, NV September 28-October 1, 2020 After several months of managing the transition into our nonprofit organization – FireShowsWest First Responders Training and Education Foundation – we are excited to announce that our FireShowsWest 2020 conference and expo will be held in Sparks, NV at the Nugget Casino Resort. Sparks is a sister Continue reading
Michele Harris joins the CURTIS team as the new Outside Sales Professional for San Diego and Orange Counties of California. Her previous sales experience specialized in personal protective clothing. Rob Briggs joins the CURTIS team as an Outside Sales Professional for the state of Alaska. He has worked in the fire sales Continue reading
By David Russell On August 15, 2019, Congressman Frank Pallone and his District Director, Matt Montekio, visited Fire & Safety Services. During their visit, the Congressman toured the offices and shop and discussed the difficulty in finding qualified technicians to do fabrication and service work. This topic was further discussed later on as a critical Continue reading
The Congressional Fire Services Institute announces the hiring of Michaela Campbell as Director of Government Affairs, taking over for Sean Carroll who left CFSI to become Associate Director of Government Relations with Kidde.
By Bill Webb Since 1995, Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) Executive Director Bill Webb has attended the FEMSA/FAMA Annual/Fall Conference to discuss the work of Congress towards fire service issues. This year, his presentation focused on the status of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 appropriations bills, which provide discretionary funding to federal programs. As of Continue reading
Clarion Fire & Rescue media welcomes two new members to its media sales team, Mike Robertson (Western region) and Frank Rosa (Northeast region) reporting to Erin Moriarty.