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Front Axle Suspensions for Ambulances from LiquidSpring™

Front axle ambulance suspensions are now available from LiquidSpring™ LLC. They are being introduced at FDIC International 2018. These front suspensions can be integrated with LiquidSpring’s CLASS® rear drive axle suspensions and offer reduced road vibration and less driver fatigue. Variable stiffness and damping is adjusted automatically and instantaneously based on road conditions and without driver intervention. Other features include 7,000-pound ...

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Braun Ambulances on Display at FDIC International 2018

Van Wert, OH—Braun Industries will be attending FDIC International in Indianapolis, Indiana, and will have five units on display throughout the exposition. There will be three units in Braun’s booth, 574 7, including customer units from Osceola, Florida; New Orleans, Louisiana; and Van Wert, Ohio. The Osceola unit is a Super Chief Type I International 4300 that includes unique features like the ...

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PL Custom Adds C.W. Williams & Co. (CWW) to Its Growing Family of Distributors

Manasquan, NJ—P.L. Custom Body and Equipment Co., Inc. (PLCB) is pleased to announce the addition of C.W. Williams & Co. (CWW) to its growing family of distributors. CWW will be providing sales and service to emergency services providers in the States of North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. In addition to providing sales and service for PL Custom Emergency Vehicles ...

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Grant to help fire/ems training efforts

For a few years the Newton Fire/EMS department used borrowed equipment to help nursing homes and businesses practice using fire extinguishers – and it was a system that left those places needing to recharge several of their extinguishers when the training was over.”We would show up with a pan of combustable material, go into their parking lot and light it ...

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More safety features and technology for new Tucson Fire engines and medic trucks

TUCSON, Ariz. – There will be more safety on the roads for drivers and Tucson firefighters. The Tucson Fire Department recently received two new fire engines, a ladder truck and nine medic trucks all equipped with new safety features and technology. The new fire engines have chevrons on the back of the truck to reflect light at night. Read more ...

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OREGON SPINE SPLINT II – International Orange

Choice of the U.S. Army, this spinal immobilization/extrication device is the only device of it’s type that meets all of the established criteria for immobilizing a seated patient. An ideal companion for the Sked® Stretcher System, when properly used the OSS II provides for safe removal of patients from injury sites without doing further damage to the spine.

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COMPLETE SKEDCO/SKYHOOK WMD/Haz-Mat patient evacuation system

This system includes everything necessary for rapid evacuation of mass casualties in a chem-bio environment. Because we never know how far away we can get from the Hot-zone we are including continuous loop twisted polypropylene ropes,1 each, for distances of 100 ft., 150 ft. and 200 ft. Longer ropes are available by special order. This kit allows as many as ...

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Complete HMH Sked® Rescue System with strap kit

Compact, decontaminable, durable and adaptable, this litter is designed for rescuers that require level “A” protection. Whether you’re in the Hot Zone or evacuating after a major incident, the HMH Sked dramatically increases efficiency. It can be dragged over virtually any terrain including stairways and can be rapidly deployed by one person. Made of medium-density polyethylene plastic, the HMH Sked ...

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Fire Blanket JSA-1002

80% wool and 20% Man-made Fiber—Treated with fire-resistant chemical. Machine washable. Conforms to Federal Flammable Fabrics Act CS-191-53. DIMENSIONS: SIZE: 62″ X 84″ WEIGHT: 3-1/2 LBS.

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Fire Blanket Kit JSA-1000-W

Kit consists of Fire Blanket (JSA-1002) 62″ x 82″ Fire Resistant Treated 80% Wool and 20% Man-made Fiber (weight 3-1/2 lbs.) and sturdy Steel Cabinet (JSA-1000-CW) ready for wall mounting. Cabinet is bright Red Enamel with White lettering. DIMENSIONS: 23-7/8″ L X 8-1/2″ W X 6-1/2″ H WEIGHT: 12 LBS. CAN SHIP VIA UPS Learn more here!

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