Public Safety Group Blog

End of Daylight Saving Time 2019: Fall Back and Review Safety Tips

Posted by Public Safety Group on 10/31/19 3:26 PM

For many of us, it’s that time of year again! 

On November 3, 2019 at 1:59 AM, most of North America will be switching the clocks back as Daylight Saving Time (DST) comes to an end. In addition to changing your clocks, we’d like to remind you of a few other important safety checks you can perform around the house. 

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Topics: Public Safety, daylight saving time, smoke alarm

National First Responders Day 2019

Posted by Public Safety Group on 10/24/19 1:55 PM

If there’s anyone out there who truly deserves a national day of recognition and appreciation, we’d say it’s first responders.

 

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Topics: Public Safety, EMS, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Fire Fighter, First Responder, Paramedic, Police, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, Public Works

Fire Prevention Week 2019: Heroes in Plain Clothes

Posted by Public Safety Group on 10/3/19 10:51 AM

 

Fire Prevention Week 2019 will take place from Sunday, October 6th to Saturday, October 12th. The theme this year is “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!” How will your department be celebrating?

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Topics: Public Safety, fire department, Fire Prevention Week

Public Safety Group Attends Oman Fire Safety and Security Expo 2018

Posted by Public Safety Group on 11/8/18 12:59 PM


Our Public Safety Group team was thrilled to attend Oman Fire Safety and Security Expo 2018

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Topics: Public Safety, Fire

Public Safety Group Attends EMS World Américas 2018

Posted by Public Safety Group on 9/27/18 4:09 PM


Last week, our Public Safety Group team was thrilled to attend EMS World Américas 2018! We thoroughly enjoyed seeing many new and familiar faces in Querétaro, Mexico. 

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Topics: Public Safety, EMS

Train with the all-new Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills (Part 3)

Posted by Public Safety Group on 7/31/18 2:16 PM



Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills, Fourth Edition helps to prepare your fire fighters for their roles in the initial ICS structure on the fireground.

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Topics: Public Safety, Fire

Train with the all-new Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills (Part 2)

Posted by Public Safety Group on 7/27/18 10:59 AM


Traditionally, it was thought that attacking the fire from the outside may push the fire through other parts of the building. The result was fire fighters entering a burning building — often with low visability and little idea of where the fire is located — to make an offensive operation...

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Topics: Public Safety, Fire

Train with the all-new Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills (Part 1)

Posted by Public Safety Group on 7/23/18 4:58 PM



Cancer is now considered to be the leading cause of death among fire fighters due to the prevalence of synthetic material, which increases the toxicity of today's fires.

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Topics: Public Safety, Fire

Public Safety Group Attends EMS Asia 2018

Posted by Jessica Carmichael on 6/21/18 5:23 PM



This week, our Public Safety Group team was thrilled to attend EMS Asia 2018, organized by the Asian Association for Emergency Medical Services (AAEMS)! We thoroughly enjoyed seeing many new and familiar faces in Davao City, Philippines. 

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Topics: Public Safety, EMS

Advancing EMS Education at EMS World Expo 2017

Posted by Jessica Carmichael on 11/1/17 11:54 AM

Our Public Safety Group team exhibited at EMS World Expo in Las Vegas, NV on October 18-20, 2017. Booth 1719 was bustling all week and we enjoyed seeing many new and familiar faces! There was a lot of excitement surrounding the release of the personalized EMS continuing education solution, Recert, and many people stopped by to demo the all-new PEPP, Revised Third Edition Renewal Course (ALS Version and BLS Version). 

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Topics: Public Safety, EMS Expo, PEPP, Recert