NAFECO Blog

Visit Our New Showroom

Post by NAFECO Team

Our new showroom for fire equipment, law enforcement, uniforms and EMS is open and ready for your visit. Please stop by and see us!

Lion Mobile Experience

Post by Fire Safety Group

MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - Firefighters in the area were able to test new fire safety training technology on Wednesday. The Lion Mobile Fire Experience was at Carteret Community College to show off new equipment. All local fire departments were invited to the demo...

Firefighter Exposure Trauma

Post by US Fire Administration

Many research studies have focused on firefighter mental health challenges due to a single traumatic event. But what about repeated exposure to such events? This article details findings from a research project that studied the impact of repeated exposure trauma (RET) on firefighters.

Responding to people with mental illness

Post by International Assoc. of Chiefs of Police

According to the World Health Organization, 4.4% of the global population is affected by depressive disorders, which equates to 322 million individuals. Similarly, 264 million people, or 3.6% of the global population experience anxiety disorders, and 788,000 people died as a result of suicide...

Reducing airborne contaminant exposure

Post by US Fire Administration

Many studies have identified cancer-causing risks that firefighters face through exposure to airborne contaminants and particulates on the fireground. A recent research project1 by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), UL and the University of Illinois ...

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