More support will be provided for firefighters, following a landmark study into their mental and physical health.
Better safety testing is required to prevent deadly fires in high-rise exterior building claddings, according to FM Global.
A camp held for teenagers in Canada is aiming to get more girls and women into the firefighting services.
Canadian study reveals that firefighters absorb harmful chemicals through skin.
A non-toxic fire retardant is being developed for the building industry, with the hope that it will help to prevent future fire disasters.
A virtual reality firefighting simulator has been launched by Deakin University for emergency service training.
The Scott Safety Scott Sight in-mask thermal imaging intelligence system uses hands-free thermal imaging technology to provide firefighters with a clear, unobstructed view of their surroundings.
Tecpro Australia Mine Spec Range heavy-duty hose reels include a spring rewind mechanism to make it easy for operators to retract the hose after use.
Emergency services will be better able to share resources ahead of the disaster season in Australia, following support from the National Resource Sharing Centre.
National businesses are being urged to standardise maintenance of fire protection as Victoria joins the rest of Australia in implementing fire protection maintenance standard AS1851-2012.