Category: Australian Fire news

The future of pumping operations?

S.A.M is designed to open and close valves, set pressures, select intakes for water and alert the crew if there are problems – it can also set different delivery pressures on multiple hose lines. All of this can be done remotely, so the pump operator can be mobile and not be tethered to the pump.

Help a QLD firefighter family in need

When you tell people that you are a firefighter, be it paid or volunteer, there is one thing that is almost difficult to explain. The “Brotherhood” – a bond that transcends gender, ethnicity, service and country. Being supported by your fellow firefighters through tough times is part of what makes “the job” so great.