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Ashburn Hill Corp., based in Greenville, SC, with manufacturing in Angleton, TX, is dedicated to bringing innovative protective apparel solutions to the industrial and firefighter markets. With their patented TECGEN® fiber, AHC has developed the next-generation of flame resistant garments, including products such as TECGEN XTREME® coveralls, TECGEN SELECT® coveralls and TECGEN® baselayers and hoods. Through their unwavering commitment to ‘Advance the Science of Safety,’ the company is developing products that increase industrial and firefighter workers’ comfort as they meet and exceed regulatory compliance standards. For more information, visit www.TECGENFR.com.
Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE), a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation, is Maryland’s largest gas and electric utility. Headquartered in Baltimore, BGE provides service to more than 1.2 million electric customers and more than 655,000 natural gas customers in central Maryland. BGE is committed to delivering energy safely and reliably across almost 24,000 miles of electricity transmission and distribution lines, and more than 7,000 miles of gas main.
California Casualty insurance provides exclusive auto and home protection for fire fighters, educators, peace officers, and nurses in 44 states. Custom coverage and unique discounts to each profession explains why California Casualty customers are so loyal – and why the company will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2014. NVFC Members exclusive Click Here and Chat online to get a $25 Target Gift card when you get an Auto Quote.
Cardioviva™ is the first natural probiotic that has been clinically proven to help maintain healthy cholesterol levels in adults. Cardioviva healthy bacteria may help to maintain healthy cholesterol levels in two ways: by maintaining the amount of cholesterol the body produces and by maintaining the amount absorbed from food. Cardioviva is available in Canada and the U.S. at Walgreens and other major retailers. For more information, visit www.mycardioviva.com.
Chevrolet - Founded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is now one of the world's largest car brands, doing business in more than 140 countries and selling more than 4.5 million cars and trucks a year. Chevrolet provides customers with fuel-efficient vehicles that feature spirited performance, expressive design, and high quality. More information on Chevrolet models can be found at www.chevrolet.com.
magazine prides itself on a 133-year history of "Training the Fire Service" and is the fire service’s leading training publication and authoritative information source. Fire Engineering
provides quality, peer-reviewed editorial written by industry leaders in their fields of expertise. Monthly columns cover training, RIT, extrication, strategy and tactics, volunteer issues, management and officer development, health and safety, technology, apparatus, engine and truck company, heavy rescue, EMS, hazmats, and more. Fire Protection Tips
from Fire Engineering Magazine
mission is to provide firefighters with the information and resources that make them better able to protect their communities and stay safer on the job. The FireRescue1 Network includes more than 250,000 registered firefighting professionals. FireRescue1.com is changing the way in which the fire service finds relevant news, watches online video, locates training information, and researches product purchases.
- The First Alert brand is the most recognized name in home safety. For nearly 40 years First Alert has been committed to providing technologies and safety products that people trust to protect themselves and their families.
is one of the world's leading manufacturers of tissue, pulp, paper, packaging, building products and related chemicals. We have approximately 300 manufacturing facilities across North America, South America and Europe, ranging from large pulp, paper and tissue operations to gypsum plants, box plants and building products complexes. Our company strongly believes in making significant contributions that support our neighbors and the environment. Through the Georgia-Pacific Foundation
and various facility programs, GP employees work closely with non-profit organizations to promote growth and sustainability in the community.
- Experience the difference the world’s best turnout gear makes. Ergonomically designed, customized to your specifications, and made in the USA using innovative, high-performance materials, Globe gear lets you do your job with less effort and more confidence. For more information on the company, visit www.globeturnoutgear.com
or call 1-800-232-8323.
is a global medical technology company that develops and manufactures innovative noninvasive technologies, including portable, handheld medical devices that may enable quick and easy detection of life-threatening conditions. By simply slipping a noninvasive sensor on the patient's finger and pressing a button, first responders can check carbon monoxide, methemoglobin, and oxygen saturation levels in the blood, as well as pulse rate on the scene in just seconds.
The Motorola Solutions Foundation
is the charitable and philanthropic arm of Motorola Solutions. With employees located around the globe, Motorola Solutions seeks to benefit the communities where it operates. The company achieves this by making strategic grants, forging strong community partnerships, and fostering innovation. The Motorola Solutions Foundation focuses its funding on public safety, disaster relief, employee programs and education, especially science, technology, engineering, and math programming. For more information on Motorola Solutions Corporate and Foundation giving, visit www.motorolasolutions.com/giving
Provident Agency, Inc.
- For over 70 years, we've been providing benefits to emergency service personnel who put their lives on the line for their fellow Americans every day. Responders are entitled to the best. Provident Agency offers dependable, comprehensive accident & health protection meeting the changing needs of today's emergency responders.
is a proud supporter of the NVFC, as part of our long-standing commitment to the firefighting community. A business unit of Tyco International, Scott Safety is a premier manufacturer of innovative respiratory and other personal protective equipment and safety devices for fire and rescue services, industrial workers, police, military, and civil defense organizations around the world. With six global manufacturing locations, Scott Safety produces products that protect thousands of individuals each day from environmental hazards including smoke, toxic fumes, combustible gases, falling objects, and flame contaminants. The Scott product line includes Air Pak SCBA, thermal imaging cameras, supplied air and air-purifying respirators, gas and flame detection instruments, air compressors, accountability systems, and communications systems. Find out more at www.scottsafety.com
designs, engineers, and manufactures custom chassis and vehicles for the recreation vehicle, fire truck, ambulance and emergency-rescue markets. The Company's brand names - Spartan™, Crimson Fire Aerials™, and Road Rescue™, - are known in their market niches for quality, value, service, and being the first to market with innovative products. The Company employs approximately 900 at facilities in Michigan, Alabama, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and South Dakota.
(NYSE: TYC) is the world’s largest pure-play fire protection and security company. Tyco provides more than three million customers around the globe with the latest fire protection and security products and services. A company with $10+ billion in revenue, Tyco has more than 70,000 employees in more than 1,000 locations across 50 countries serving various end markets, including commercial, institutional, governmental, retail, industrial, energy, residential and small business.