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AMR - American Medical Response logo  

Partnership and collaboration is the key to our success and, like all of healthcare, it improves patient outcome. At American Medical Response (AMR), we enjoy our relationships with the fire service and first responders in over 2100 communities nationwide. Our support of the IAFC 5-Bugle Program shows our dedication to the relationships we’ve cultivated with local fire departments and our desire to collaborate in innovative ways in this time of dramatic change in healthcare.

AMR proudly operates in 40 states and the District of Columbia, employs nearly 19,000 personnel, maintains a fleet of more than 4,300 vehicles, manages 44 dispatch centers, and transports more than 3.2 million patients annually. Learn more at

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Call, to Car, to Crisis, AT&T public safety solutions

  • Access and share critical information when and where you need it.
  • Effectively meet day to day challenges and contain costs.
  • Create tactical responses to keep vital services operational during demanding situations.

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1-800-BOARDUP Inc. is a nationwide emergency services company specializing in victim assistance and structural stabilization services. With over 150 active and retired fire officers working as our Directors of Emergency Services across the country, 1-800-BOARDUP is an extension of the customers we serve, the fire service. We speak your language, we understand scene management, and we respect the challenges you endure. While our priority is to help victims of a tragedy recover and to ensure that structures are secured, we actively support our local fire departments and communities. Since 2009, we and our partners have raised more than 6.5 million dollars for Fire and Emergency Services related causes. When you need emergency structural stabilization or victims assistance call 1-800-BOARDUP.

Energizer logo  

For 28 years, the IAFC and Energizer have worked together in raising awareness about the importance of working smoke alarms, which has resulted in saving thousands of lives over the past quarter century. The Change Your Clock Change Your Battery® program has been featured on the TODAY show as well as in numerous other media. Energizer and the IAFC work to remind people of the simple, life-saving habit of changing and testing the batteries in smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors when setting the clocks back for daylight-saving time.

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Jones & Bartlett Learning is a world-leading provider of instructional, assessment, and learning-performance management solutions for the fire and emergency services. We are proud to work alongside the International Association of Fire Chiefs in educating first responders across the globe. To learn more about our complete line of professional certification, fire science, and promotional examination resources, please visit

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Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI), is a leading provider of mission-critical communication products and services for enterprise and government customers. Through cutting-edge innovation and communications technology, Motorola Solutions enables its customers to be their best in the moments that matter. Since 1928, Motorola Solutions, Inc., has been committed to innovation in communications and electronics. From car radios and handheld portable scanners to public safety networks and the equipment that carried the first words from the moon, excellence in innovation continues to shape the future of the Motorola brand.

Pierce logo  

Pierce Manufacturing Inc., a subsidiary of Oshkosh Corporation, is the leading North American manufacturer of custom fire apparatus. Products include custom and commercial pumpers, aerials, rescue trucks, wildland trucks, minipumpers, elliptical tankers, and homeland security apparatus. To learn more about Pierce, visit

Target Solutions logo  

TargetSolutions is the leader in web-based technology solutions for public entities. Our online training management system enables clients to maintain compliance and track training activities.

TransCanada logo  

With more than 60 years' experience, TransCanada is a leader in the responsible development and reliable operation of North American energy infrastructure, including natural gas and oil pipelines, power generation and gas storage facilities. TransCanada operates a network of natural gas pipelines that extends more than 68,500 kilometers (42,500 miles), tapping into virtually all major gas supply basins in North America. TransCanada is one of the continent's largest providers of gas storage and related services with more than 400-billion cubic feet of storage capacity. A growing independent power producer, TransCanada owns or has interests in over 11,800 megawatts of power generation in Canada and the United States.

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Transoft Solutions, Inc., is proud to be working alongside the IAFC towards the development of a data portal which will help transportation engineers and planners correctly model turning paths for fire apparatus and emergency service vehicles. Together, our goal is to help engineers design better and safer roads. Transoft has been developing software for the transportation engineering community for nearly 25 years, providing design solutions for roads, highways, airports, rail, and signage. With software used by over 90% of ENR’s Top 100 AEC firms, over 85% of state/provincial departments of transportation, and numerous regulatory agencies worldwide, Transoft helps engineers design with confidence.


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Our leadership development programs are groundbreaking, built and delivered by firefighters. We provide this development through state of the art curriculum and a focus on improving the emotional intelligence of the students. We stress active learning and use gold standard models/assessments. Our programs are foundational so students can excel in learning and leading, in old and new environments. Learn, Grow, Lead is our premier product: 100% on-line, and proven effective. Visit our website for much more detail

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AlphaTRAC provides integrated, decision-based solutions that save lives, protect property, and preserve mission. Its offerings include XCapture FIRE, an online authoring tool that can capture the experiences and lessons learned of firefighters from across the nation, and the AlphaACT family of online crisis decision training applications. AlphaTRAC is working to close the growing experience gap in the fire community through innovative technologies and decision training.

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American Military University (AMU) provides quality higher education to the nation’s public safety, military, and national security communities. It offers career-relevant and affordable online programs that help equip students for roles within the first response community. With more than 180 degree and certificate programs—including Fire Science Management and Emergency & Disaster Management—its degrees prepare students for service and leadership in a diverse and global society. Its faculty combines relevant theory with real-world experience, and numerous instructors are first response professionals and leaders. AMU meets the academic qualifications of the USFA Executive Fire Officer Program.

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GIS software from Esri enables public safety personnel to capture and create an integrated picture of information in the form of interactive maps and reports on the desktop, laptop, handheld, or in the emergency vehicle. From deciding where to build new fire stations to monitoring disasters as they happen, GIS will help you see your organization’s information from a new perspective while making emergency management a faster and more accurate means of helping people cope.

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Fighting fires is demanding, physical work requiring maximum athletic performance. If you want to perform like an athlete, your equipment has to enhance your performance. Your gear should move the way your body does, without restriction. And, of course, it must protect you. It's more than turnout gear. It's athletic gear for firefighters. The new G-XTREME® 3.0 is less restrictive by design and, unique to Globe, comes in multiple shapes to fit you

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Grainger helps customers save time and money by providing them the right products to keep their departments up and running. While each customer has a unique department to operate and a different problem to solve, our customers all share the same requirement: when they need one of Grainger's products, they often need it right away.

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Hale Products was founded in 1914 by three firefighters who believed they could build a better fire pump. Today, Hale’s comprehensive product line includes the reliable Q Series midship pump, the efficient FoamLogix and SmartCAFS systems, innovative Class1 electronics, and high-performance Powerflow Portable Pumps. Hale Products Inc. encompasses Hale, Class 1, and Godiva – three of the most recognized brand names in the market. Want to know more about Hale Products? Please visit

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Honeywell provides leading edge technology, featuring Morning Pride by Honeywell - the largest selling brand of firefighter PPE - recognized by 100+ Patents. Total Fire Group's Head-to-Toe Protection includes Morning Pride, American Firewear, PRO-Warrington, Servus and Ranger.

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Kidde is the world's largest manufacturer of residential fire safety products, such as smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, escape ladders, fire extinguishers and “smart home” products such as the RemoteLync monitor and camera. Kidde's mission is to provide solutions that protect people and property from the effects of fire and its related hazards. For nearly 100 years, industry leaders, the military, airlines and firefighters have relied on Kidde to deliver superior fire detection and suppression. Kidde is committed to the fire service industry and offers IAFC members exclusive discounts on its products. Kidde has also partnered with the IAFC to create Smart Choices for Smoke Alarm Placement to educate IAFC members on proper placement of alarms and other tips. For more information, visit

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Established in 1914, MSA is the world's leading manufacturer of safety products designed to protect people throughout the world.

Scott Safety logo  

Scott Safety is proud to be a 5 Bugle supporter of the IAFC, and a long-time partner with great departments from across North America. For 80 years, Scott been trusted to deliver the highest level of durability and quality in everything we make. This includes not only the AIR PAK SCBA, but also a broad range of other innovative tools, such as the Pak Tracker personal location system, the SEMS air management system, and thermal imaging cameras. To learn more about Scott’s products and its ongoing commitment to the fire services, please visit

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Sutphen sets the standard for engineering excellence, technology, innovation, and durability in the fire apparatus industry. With nearly 12 decades of industry experience, Sutphen is ready to deliver the fire apparatus that meets your demanding needs.


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Ferrara logo  

Check out the new MVP from Ferrara! Lots of storage, low crosslays and, best of all, a big 2000 GPM midship pump! Ferrara has over 20 years experience building custom fire

Firehouse Software logo  

ACS FIREHOUSE Software is a powerful records management system that can help you make critical decisions for day-to-day operations & planning, field operations & decision support, and technical challenges.

ISO logo  

Since 1971, ISO has been a leading source of information about property/casualty insurance risk. To serve our clients, we draw upon our vast experience in data management and security and our expertise in predictive modeling. We analyze data and present information in formats our customers can use.

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KME is a true sole source manufacturer of custom apparatus. Offering over 300 custom cab styles and a wide range of commercial chassis choose from apparatus that include ARFF, Aerial, Industrial, Pumper, Rescue, Special Service, Tanker and Wildland models. KME offers a nationwide network of sales and service centers.

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Sprint is dedicated to serving the public sector by improving interoperable communications and strengthening every community's emergency response capability with wireless and wireline communications services. Drawing on the nation's most dependable 3G mobile broadband network, 4G capabilities that are well ahead of the competition, and the fastest national push-to-talk network, Sprint provides communications solutions designed for Police, Fire, EMS, Government and Business organizations. Sprint serves more than 48 million customers nationwide.


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Braun is celebrating its 40th anniversary of manufacturing custom built ambulances, featuring innovations such as SolidBodyTM construction and the EZ GlideTM Door. Braun Ambulances - "Built for Life."

Drager Safety  

Dräger is a leading international company in the fields of medical and safety technology. Our innovative products, services and systems protect, support and save lives.

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E-ONE—a manufacturer of fire equipment to protect people and property worldwide. Developing solutions that meet the needs of emergency responders—E-ONE is making the job better with vehicles that provide better control, protection, and connection.

Firehouse Decals  

We offer Custom and Stock Decals, Emblems, Lapel Pins, Mouse Pads, Counter/Bar Stools, Neon Retro Clocks, and Apparel. Apparatus and Vehicle Graphics, DiamonDiamonds for the NFPA 1901 Compliant reflectivity on Diamond Plate.

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Gamber-Johnson is an ISO 9001:2008 certified manufacturer of rugged docking stations and vehicle mounting systems for fleet vehicles, with specific computer mounts and docking stations for Dell, General Dynamics Itronix, Motorola and Panasonic.

Harris logo  

Harris Public Safety and Professional Communications offers Assured Communications® systems and equipment, with the most advanced IP voice and data networks, multiband radios, broadband video and data solutions.

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High Plains Information Systems provides leading-edge records management solutions to fire departments across the country. Our software suite offers modules for NFIRS reporting, NEMSIS Gold patient care reporting, fire inspections, preplans, construction project management, human resource management, training records, certificate tracking, FLSA-compliant payroll and more! Ask for a free demo.

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Paratech manufactures strong, innovative equipment with a smart design that can lift, shift, contain, stabilize and penetrate. Made in the USA and used worldwide.

Physio Control logo

Physio-Control manufactures products for all tiers of a multi-level emergency response system, from trained lay responders to emergency medical technicians and paramedics, to hospital-based caregivers. These products are designed to adapt to the medical knowledge and training of the responder as well as the physical needs of the patient and the surrounding emergency conditions.

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Spartan ERV (Emergency Response Vehicles), a part of Spartan Motors, Inc., is a publicly traded company created in 1975 specializing in fire truck design, development, manufacturing and after-the-sale support.

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Spartan Chassis is the leading provider of custom chassis to non-vertically integrated fire truck manufacturers.

TNT Rescue logo  

At TNT, customer service is more than a phrase, it’s a way of life. Our quality hydraulic rescue tools come with a comprehensive lifetime warranty.

True North logo  

True North has been supplying innovative safety products for over fifteen years. In addition to the True North brand of products, they also have the DragonFur brand of FR Nomex fleece, and the Drink! Hydration brand of hydration packs.

Unifire logo  

Unifire is a manufacturer of positive pressure ventilation fans and blowers, saws, smoke machines, and coring drills. Unifire also sells and distributes 60,000+ additional products.

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Wheeled Coach designs medical attack, rescue and fire emergency vehicles with its eye on the future, making emergency vehicles safer for both patient and crew while improving efficiency.