Flexible response.(Special Services)

Fire services across the UK are now considering a revolutionary new way to tackle fires. Firexpress is a compact firefighting system that packs into the back of a car--or even on a motorbike--yet can be used to douse blazes including car fires, rubbish fires, grass fires, complex fuel fires and even house fires.

The system is available in the UK through emergency rescue equipment and decontamination specialists the Aire Group. The company's Chief Executive, Richard Bailey, said: "We are getting a lot of interest from fire services across the country and when they see it in action they are amazed at how efficient and effective it is. It is a flexible system that works well both in busy cities or out in isolated rural areas. …

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