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2018

2018

Tore Eriksson, CTIF, minister Jan Jambon and Tom Van Esbroeck, Commission for Extrication & New Technology
Extrication & New Technology
Communication Group
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between CTIF, the Belgian Public Transpor...
Belgian Public Transport Sector first in the world to adapt the new ISO standard for marking New Propulsion Vehicles
Minister Jan Jambon
Extrication & New Technology
CTIF
CTIF information for Associate Members
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
International seminars
For firefighters and First Responders, New Technology have historically not only meant ...
Belgian minister Jan Jambon: "First Responders are now facing new types of risks and challenges like never before in history"
Kurt Vollmacher
Extrication & New Technology
Communication Group
CTIF information for Associate Members
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
International seminars
National seminars
Executive Committé has given Kurt Vollmacher of the Extrication and New Technology Comm...
Kurt Vollmacher awarded a special CTIF medal for his work on the new ISO standard
An instructor teaching a student how to use the FLAIM virtual reality fire training system.
Extrication & New Technology
Communication Group
CTIF
CTIF information for Associate Members
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
This rescue robot can gently pick up a thin paper cup and give it to a man in the audie...
The first realistic virtual reality fire training if its kind, rescue robot demonstrations, drones...
Opening of the seminar in Brussels Nov 9 - 2018.
Extrication & New Technology
Communication Group
CTIF
CTIF information for Associate Members
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
The opening speech was held by Jèrôme Glorie, the Director General of the Civil Securit...
The Seminar Opening: "Fire, Rescue & New Challenges" has officially opened
Group photo from Brussels, Thursday
Extrication & New Technology
Communication Group
CTIF
CTIF information for Associate Members
Current Affairs in Fire & Rescue
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
International seminars
The President Tore Eriksson opened the meeting, followed by a presentation from the "Se...
The Seminar weekend has started in Brussels with Executive Committé and several Commission meetings
A solar charging roof being installed.
Extrication & New Technology
CTIF information for Associate Members
Current Affairs in Fire & Rescue
Fire & Rescue World News
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
Traffic Accidents
Plans for integrated solar panels on the roof of cars could lead to new challenges for ...
Asian car manufacturers announce solar panel roofs - creating new high voltage challenge for extrication teams
Bullard Thermal Cameras
Extrication & New Technology
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
Associate members
Bullard thermal footage is so clear and sharp you can read a newspaper inside the conta...
Meet the Seminar Sponsors: Bullard Thermal Imaging & Safety Gear for Firefighters
FLAIM training
Extrication & New Technology
Communication Group
Fire & Rescue World News
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
FLAIM Trainer™ places firefighters in a realistic training scenario available by utilis...
Meet the Seminar Sponsors: FLAIM Training and XVR Virtual Reality Firefighting
Brussels By Night. Photo by Flickr
Extrication & New Technology
CTIF
CTIF information for Associate Members
Fire & Rescue World News
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
In order to accommodate more participants for the Seminar, CTIF has recently secured in...
Deadline Extended to October 31st for CTIF Brussel´s Seminar "Fire, Rescue & New Challenges"
Traffic on Hwy 1. Photo by Julie MacNeil
Extrication & New Technology
Communication Group
Current Affairs in Fire & Rescue
Fire & Rescue World News
Natural Disasters
Technology in Fire & Rescue
Traffic Accidents
Hungry and cold, many motorists were afraid and accuse the rescue service and the polic...
Stuck in a highway closure during snowstorm for 12 hours - drivers accuse first responders for lack of communication
Program road sign
Commission Europe
Extrication & New Technology
Fire Prevention
Fire and Rescue at Airports
Hazardous Materials
Rescue/Health Service
/Events
CTIF
CTIF information for Associate Members
Current Affairs in Fire & Rescue
Fire & Rescue World News
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
Associate members
International seminars
 
Program and Registration Link for the CTIF Seminar "Fire, Rescue & New Challenges" in Brussels
Registration sign
Extrication & New Technology
Fire Prevention
Fire and Rescue at Airports
Forest Fires
Rescue/Health Service
Communication Group
/Events
CTIF information for Associate Members
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
The CTIF seminar "Fire, Rescue and New Challenges" will be held for two days, on Frid...
Registration is now open: Fire, Rescue & New Challenges - CTIF Seminar in Brussels November 9-10, 2018
Thunder Tiger Sirius Search and Rescue Helicopter. Photo: Wikipedia
Extrication & New Technology
Communication Group
/Events
CTIF
CTIF information for Associate Members
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
Technology in Fire & Rescue
Associate members
International seminars
Various speakers on New Technologies, Drones, Best Practices for Alternative Energy Veh...
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges; CTIF Seminar November 9-10
 Two UGVs and two UAVs in front of the San Francesco church. Photo Credit: TRADR
Extrication & New Technology
CTIF information for Associate Members
Fire, Rescue & New Challenges: CTIF seminar in Brussels in November
International seminars
This lecture is about her work to investigate human-robot teamwork and develop technolo...
Human-Robot Teamwork Technology for Robot-Assisted Disaster Response - A lecture by Ivana Kruijff-Korbayová
Propane bottles in the burned out cars. Photo: SVT
Extrication & New Technology
Hazardous Materials
Communication Group
Current Affairs in Fire & Rescue
Fire & Rescue World News
"The worst case scenario is if these bottles had exploded when we arrived with a large...
Propane bottles found in burning vehicle - car fire could have ended in disaster for firefighters
NASA´s Ikhana drone
Extrication & New Technology
Hazardous Materials
Fire Investigation
Current Affairs in Fire & Rescue
Fire & Rescue World News
Technology in Fire & Rescue
The use of drones in military fields dates back to 1917 and US army. That year, Charles...
Command UAV design and its application in HazMat and Fire Scene Command & Control
Firefighting Systems in Åmål, Sweden, claims to have developed the most powerful firefighting water canon in the world.
Extrication & New Technology
Fire and Rescue at Airports
Forest Fires
Communication Group
Current Affairs in Fire & Rescue
Fire & Rescue World News
Technology in Fire & Rescue
It requires larges bodies of water but it can allegedly reach 3 kilometers (1,7 miles) ...
New firefighting water cannon said to produce up to 81000 liters/minute
Man breathing fire. By Pexel
Extrication & New Technology
Fire Investigation
Education and Training
Communication Group
Current Affairs in Fire & Rescue
Fire & Rescue World News
Highrise Fires
Industrial Fires
Large Fire Volumes
Lessons Learned
Line of Duty Deaths
In this research article, Navid Bayat from the Tehran Fire Department, challenges the ...
Panic and Human Behavior in Fire & Emergency Situations
The rural explosion site.
Extrication & New Technology
Hazardous Materials
Rescue/Health Service
Volunteer Firefighters
Communication Group
Civilian Deaths
Current Affairs in Fire & Rescue
Industrial Fires
Line of Duty Deaths
At least 24 people have died in a series of explosions at a fireworks factory in Mexico...
Firefighters and police died during fireworks explosion rescue operation
Judge´s Courtroom Club
Extrication & New Technology
Rescue/Health Service
Communication Group
Current Affairs in Fire & Rescue
Fire & Rescue World News
Line of Duty Deaths
Traffic Accidents
The investigation found that the fire service should not have have been handling the wi...
Firefighter sentenced for causing collegue´s death - although fault lies with Ministry of Roads
Screen shot of video
Extrication & New Technology
Hazardous Materials
Rescue/Health Service
Women in Fire and Rescue Services
Education and Training
Volunteer Firefighters
Firefighter´s Health
Lessons Learned
Wrists, neck and groin are especially high risk areas where you may need to pay extra a...
Are you exposing yourself to cancer risks when taking off your gear?
Lac-Megantic. Photo Courtecy of Global News, Canada
Extrication & New Technology
Hazardous Materials
Fire Investigation
Education and Training
Volunteer Firefighters
Communication Group
CTIF
Lessons Learned
On July 6, 2013, a runaway train composed of 72 tank cars transporting crude oil fr ...
Lessons Learned in the Lac-Megantic Railway Disaster - Featured NFPA Presentation
A firefighter being interviewed by another firefighter
Extrication & New Technology
Fire Prevention
Fire and Rescue at Airports
Forest Fires
Hazardous Materials
History
Rescue/Health Service
Youth Fire Brigades
Women in Fire and Rescue Services
From the President´s Office
Fire Investigation
Education and Training
Volunteer Firefighters
Communication Group
CTIF
ALMOST EVERY FIRE HALL has somebody who is tech savvy, someone with a video camera, som...
Learn to tell your stories of Lessons Learned on video
Four firefighters walking into the sunset
Competitions
Commission Europe
Extrication & New Technology
Fire Prevention
Fire and Rescue at Airports
Forest Fires
Hazardous Materials
History
Rescue/Health Service
Youth Fire Brigades
Women in Fire and Rescue Services
From the President´s Office
Danube
Fire Investigation
Education and Training
Volunteer Firefighters
Communication Group
CTIF WEB TV: This is the Official Promotional Video for CTIF.
CTIF - The Official Video
2017

2017

CTIF News Fall 2017 screenshot
Competitions
Commission Europe
Extrication & New Technology
Fire Prevention
Fire and Rescue at Airports
Forest Fires
Hazardous Materials
History
Rescue/Health Service
Youth Fire Brigades
Women in Fire and Rescue Services
From the President´s Office
Danube
Fire Investigation
Education and Training
Volunteer Firefighters
Communication Group
CTIF
CTIF Member Information
CTIF Newsletters
Associate members
Fairs
International seminars
National seminars
This is the Official CTIF Newsletter for Fall 2017.
CTIF Newsletter for Fall 2017
Slovenian flag against a blue sky
Competitions
Commission Europe
Extrication & New Technology
Fire Prevention
Fire and Rescue at Airports
Forest Fires
Hazardous Materials
History
Rescue/Health Service
Youth Fire Brigades
Women in Fire and Rescue Services
From the President´s Office
Danube
Fire Investigation
Education and Training
Volunteer Firefighters
Communication Group
Due to a desire to improve the service to members we have decided to move the office to...
CTIF moves office from Stockholm to Ljubljana, Slovenia
News Newsletter 2017 - Spring
Competitions
Commission Europe
Extrication & New Technology
Fire Prevention
Fire and Rescue at Airports
Forest Fires
Hazardous Materials
History
Rescue/Health Service
Youth Fire Brigades
Women in Fire and Rescue Services
From the President´s Office
Danube
Fire Investigation
Education and Training
Volunteer Firefighters
Communication Group
CTIF
Newsletter 2017 - Spring