Homeland Security Unveils New Resources For First Responders And Emergency Managers

FEMA has developed two new resources for emergency managers and first responders to enhance mutual aid systems across the country and help emergency response networks operate more effectively together.

Draeger Safety, Inc. Receives CBRN approval for Self Contained Breathing Apparatus

. . . submitted both high pressure SCBAs, the AirBoss PSS 100 and Evolution PLUS series, and these passed the stringent requirements.

Cenuco and FCI Associates Partner for CCTV Installations Nationally

. . .With over 20 years of experience, and with over 300,000 system installations completed, FCI Associates is one of the nations leading Security Systems Integrators and installation companies in the United States.

EAI TEAM Wins Department of Homeland Security Training Contract

. . . under this contract, EAI will support the CDP with the development and delivery of advanced hands-on Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) training to first responders.

Microsensor Systems, Inc. Enters Distribution Agreement with Mine Safety Appliances

HAZMATCAD provides state-of-the-art detection capability and fully complements MSAs equipment offering by providing one-stop-shopping for all the tools essential to the First Responder

Department of Homeland Security Launches Vendor Information Site for IT Products and Services

This site will invite businesses in the emerging homeland security industry to submit details about information technology (IT) products and services for enhancing the security of the homeland.

TSA Launches New Passenger Rail Security Pilot Program

The goal of the Transit and Rail Inspection Pilot (TRIP) is to evaluate the use of emerging technologies to screen passengers and their carry-on items for explosives in the transit and rail environment in certain situations.

GEOMET receives NFPA 1994, Class 2 certification from Safety Equipment Institute (SEI) for DTAPS Level B coverall ensemble

DTAPS (Disposable Toxicological Agent Protective System) Level B system is first in the industry to be certified as an NFPA 1994, Class 2 ensemble.

MSA Introduces The SafeSite Wireless Gas Detection System for Homeland Security

. . . in response to the needs of first responders, law enforcement, government agents and facilities managers

Homeland Security First to Define Interoperability Requirements for Nation's First Responder Community

The SoR (Statement of Requirements), developed under the SAFECOM Program, marks the first time the 50,000 public safety agencies have a document that defines future requirements for communicating and sharing information...