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July 21, 201
Firehouse Launches

Baltimore, MD – Cygnus Business Media's Firehouse announced the debut of, an online learning platform designed to provide training, coursework and CEU credits for firefighters. The announcement was made on the opening day of Firehouse Expo, the annual industry event for fire, rescue and EMS professionals produced by the Cygnus Public Safety Group.

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December 21, 2010
Safety Solutions Training in Action

Recently Safety Solutions received an amazing testimony from a former student that attended our training courses. His story really captures Safety Solutions mission of helping you be prepared for any situation. Here is his account of a recent situation his unit assisted with:

I attended the USAR series in Ocala in June of 2010. I joined a technical rescue operations team in Cumberland County, PA. This rescue occurred on Tuesday December 14th. One victim was rescued alive, but sadly one deceased victim was recovered as well. I was part of the shoring team and would like to thank you and your instructors for such quality training that allowed me to be effective at this incident. Here is also a link to a news story with more pictures on the incident, and it was featured on

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July 26, 2010
369th Fire Fighter Detachment
Trains at the Florida State Fire College

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July 26, 2010
Safety Solutions Assists US Military Train for Terrorist Attack Response

It is hard to imagine, but it could happen anywhere in the world - an atomic blast set off by terrorists. The U.S. military is training for that possibility in the United States. More than 3,000 Army troops and National Guard - the state militias - are in Indiana to learn how to respond to a nuclear explosion.

January 20, 2010
Safety Solutions Training Proven in Haiti Recovery Efforts

January 6, 2010
Safety Solutions Expands West Coast Operations in Florida,
Fort Myers Branch Is Ready to Serve Your Needs

Safety Solutions began training Florida’s west coast emergency responders in the early nineties when fire department Urban Search and Rescue Teams across Florida were nothing more than a dream. Chief Ken Craft had the forward thinking begin to prepare the Fort Myers Beach Fire Department for many of the hazards we often encounter today. Safety Solutions assisted by providing cutting edge, hands on, emergency response training in the areas of Confined Space Rescue, Trench Rescue, and Structural Collapse Rescue.


January 12, 2009
FEMA Utilizes OPM Contract with Safety Solutions For Rescue Training

Safety Solutions Inc. has entered into a contract with the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) which the Federal Emergency Management Agency will utilize in order to have 28 Federal Urban Search and Rescue teams trained. Working in the wake of disasters – natural or otherwise – these groups will rely on Safety Solutions’ training to ensure they are equipped to do their jobs as effectively as possible.



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USA Today
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Daily Press
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Kansas City Star
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News & Sentinel
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Austin American Statesman
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