FEMSA Member News


Headquartered in Medina, Ohio, Fire-Dex is a leading family-owned manufacturer of head-to-toe PPE with a product line has a strong emphasis on reducing heat stress and carcinogen exposure among first responders.

Sourcewell/FireRescue GPO

Sourcewell recently partnered with Western Fire Chiefs Association (the founders of the FireRescue GPO) to assimilate the FireRescue GPO brand into the Sourcewell cooperative procurement program.

Ring Rescue

Ring Rescue is the authority in stuck ring removal creating safe, effective, and efficient solutions for stuck ring removal in the fire, medical, jewelry, and funeral services professionals worldwide

Fire-Dex Hires New Business Development Representative

Fire-Dex is happy to announce they have filled the position of a newly created role on the sales team. The North Carolina native, Alex Lafond, will fill the remote position of Business Development Representative.


For 135 years, Waterous has focused on moving water from source to discharge with products designed, cast, machined, assembled, and tested in the USA.

INNOTEX Acquires a Fourth Plant in Canada

INNOTEX, leader in the development and manufacturing of personal protective equipment (PPE) for firefighters and first responders, acquired Technofil, a manufacturer established in Laurierville, Canada. This decision allows INNOTEX to increase its production capacity and support its expansion projects. 

FDSOA Announces Virtual Apparatus Conference for 2021

The Fire Department Safety Officers Association (FDSOA) in cooperation with Darley and the Fire Apparatus Manufacturers’ Association (FAMA), is pleased to announce the dates of the 2021 Virtual Fire Apparatus Conference.