TITLE

COMPANY NEWS

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Feb2006, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news items related to fire equipment manufacturers and fire departments in the United States as of February 2006. The Lee's Summit Fire Fighters Association in Missouri has adopted Gulfport Fire Department families in Mississippi for Christmas. It also organized a clothing and toy drive for hurricane victims. Optimetrics Inc. has been awarded a SAFETY Act designation for its Automated Decision Aid System for hazardous incident first responder tool.
ACCESSION #
20016509

 

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