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Major Tom van Esbroeck and Kurt Vollmacher received the Fireforum Award for their work on the ISO 17840 firefighter´s vehicle intervention standard on Tuesday Nov 26, 2019.
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Major Tom van Esbroeck and project leader Kurt Vollmacher received the prestigious awar...
CTIF receives Fireforums Special Award for the new ISO 17840 vehicle intervention standard
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Worldwide standards made by firefighters in cooperation with industry The Belgian repre...
Project ISO 17840 “Safe Citizens through Safe Firefighters”: Act Local - Think Global
The leaders of UITP, CTIF President Tore Eriksson and the Chair of  CTIF Extrication & New Technology  Tom Van Esbroeck meeting in Casablanca in April 2019 to sign the Memorandum of Understanding between the two organisations to implement the new ISO standard in Firefighting. Photo by UITP.
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The start of the project was a proposal from France in 2012 to create a standardized la...
Firefighters´ ISO Standard for Vehicle Rescue and Extrication is now starting to be implemented world wide
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Citizens in a high risk area will be able to receive an SMS or alert on their mobile ph...
European Parliament makes Reverse 112 public warning systems mandatory on mobile phones for all member states
A solar charging roof being installed.
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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