News

21
Sep

Fire & Safety Services announces three new hires in Sales and Service Departments

Fire & Safety Services is pleased to announce and welcome three new employees to its ranks. In our Service Department: Devin Vogel joined Fire & Safety Services at the end of August 2020.  After a brief orientation period, Devin will be a road service technician in northern New Jersey.  Devin has 5-years of experience as a fire apparatus technician previously

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1
Jul

July 4th Holiday closing schedule for Fire & Safety Services

Fire & Safety Services will be closed on July 3, 2020 in observance of the 4th of July Holiday.  As always our team will be available for out of service emergencies during this time.   Have a happy and safe holiday weekend.

22
Mar

Fire & Safety to operate under NJ Executive Order 107

8
Nov

Bill Stagg retires after 24+ years with Fire & Safety Services.

On November 8, 2019, Bill Stagg, a service technician for a little over 24 years with Fire & Safety Services.  “We wish Bill the very best in retirement and whatever the next chapter brings for him,” Fire & Safety Services President David Russell commented.  “His loyalty to Fire & Safety Services and his dedication to both us and our customers

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30
Aug

Congressman Frank Pallone (NJ-6) visits Fire & Safety Services

On August 15, 2019, Congressman Frank Pallone and a member of his staff visited Fire & Safety Services.  The offer to visit the business was extended by Fire & Safety Services President, David Russell, over the last few years during his visits to the Congressman’s Washington, DC office as part of the  Congressional Fire Service Institute Hill Day.  Mr. Russell

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1
Jul

Fire & Safety Services will be closed July 4th and 5th for the Independence Day Holiday

In observance of the Independence Day holiday, Fire & Safety Services will be closed July 4th and July 5th to give our staff some much need R&R with their families.  We will be back open at normal business hours on July 8th.  As always, our after hours out of service line will be available for departments that have out of

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21
Mar

Proposed White House budget proposes cuts to fire service for fiscal 2020

https://www.firefighternation.com/articles/2019/03/white-house-recommends-cuts-to-fire-service-in-fy2020-budget.html?fbclid=IwAR3k7i2MeRsxg6v3fMt13a1_0EBji1cQW-aiCeoHu85ziC9QIUbTI-_7cHs Recently, President Trump released his Fiscal Year 2020 budget that will be taken up by  Congress in the upcoming months.  In it, the President proposed reductions in the two major fire service grants: the Aid to Firefighters Grant (AFG) for equipment, and Staffing for Adequate Fire & Emergency Response Grant (SAFER) for staffing.   Unfortunately, this is nothing new.

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3
Jul

July 4th Closing

Fire & Safety Services will be closed tomorrow, July 4, in observance of the National Holiday. While we relax with friends and family, please know we are available for emergency/out of service calls through our 800-400-8017 number. As we celebrate the founding of the nation a little over 240 years ago and we contemplate where we are now, please think

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28
Mar

Fire & Safety Services celebrates 40 years representing Pierce Manufacturing

In 1977, Pierce and Fire & Safety Services entered into an agreement to have Fire & Safety Services represent Pierce in the northern part of New Jersey.  A few years later, in 1984, Fire & Safety was asked to represent the rest of the state as well.  Now 40 years and nearly 1500 apparatus later, Fire & Safety is proud

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28
Mar

When Purchasing an apparatus consider more than just cost

Experts say that when doing your due diligence in purchasing apparatus, one of the factors that you want to consider is, will the manufacturer be there in 10-15 years to support the product.  Will the sales organization you are purchasing through (possibly the real reason you are even considering that brand) still be representing that manufacturer in 5 years?  How

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