Fogmaker in the News August 2019 – Trailblazing Fire Suppression Systems on New Buses August 2019 – School Bus Fire Suppression Highlighted in NTSB Report and Federal Legislation July 2018 – In the Business of Preventing School Bus Fires February 2018 – Texas District Deploys Fogmaker Fire Suppression in School Buses June 2017 – Wolfington […]

Mobile, Alabama School District Deploys Life Saving Fogmaker Fire Suppression System Across Entire Bus Fleet

EXTON, Pa., Aug. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Fogmaker North America – a leader in environmentally friendly and self-contained water mist fire suppression systems for engine compartments, announced today Mobile County Public School System, the largest public school system in Alabama, will deploy Fogmaker North America’s fire suppression systems throughout their entire fleet of special-needs school buses. The plan is to […]

The National School Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Issues New School Bus Safety Recommendations After a Fatal School Bus Fire Claimed Two Lives

  Exton, PA- USSC Group, (USSC) – a manufacturer of safety, survivability and technology products for the mass transit, school bus, military, and first responder markets, commends the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on their recent recommendation that all new and in-service school buses be equipped with automatic fire suppression systems.  This NTSB decision is […]

A fire in the engine compartment of a school bus can be devastating for the driver and passengers, resulting in unwanted downtime or complete destruction of the vehicle. High-pressure water mist is a superior suppression technique in an engine compartment to strongly limit the consequences of a bus fire.  Fogmaker’s fully tested and certified system […]

Fogmaker Fire Suppression Systems Approved for Installation on School Bus Fleets Across Georgia

Exton, PA, May 23, 2019 – Fogmaker North America, a global leader in self-contained water mist fire suppression systems, is one of the latest additions to the Georgia state school bus requirements. The 2019 Georgia School Bus Specifications were recently approved by the State Board of Education, resulting in a change in the Fire Suppression […]

Fire Suppression for School Bus Webinar with NSTA

Why is fire suppression so important in the school bus industry? How does it work? What makes Fogmaker different? Get the answers to these questions and more with Director of Product Development, Jeff Krueger, in this 30-minute video. Walk through the benefits of fire suppression and what makes Fogmaker’s unique, water-mist technology superior to the […]

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USSC Group, LLC Acquires Vista Brake Lock, LLC.

EXTON, PA — USSC Group, (USSC), a manufacturer of custom seating and fire suppression products for the transit, military and first responder markets today announced the acquisition of Vista Brake Lock, LLC. Vista Brake Lock, located in Sanford, Florida, manufactures and sells innovative safety and security systems for all emergency vehicles. Invented by Randy Smathers, a 34-year […]

USSC GROUP OPENED A 300,000-SQUARE-FOOT, STATE OF THE ART MANUFACTURING FACILITY IN EXTON, PA.

Exton, PA – USSC Group, (USSC), a manufacturer of custom seating and fire suppression products for the transit, military, and first responder markets celebrated the opening of their brand new 300,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Exton, PA. on November 16. Recently named #16 of Philly’s Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies, by the Philadelphia Inquirer. USSC […]

From the Philadelphia Business Journal: USSC Group moves into new building, ramps up hiring (Photos)

COURTESY USSC GROUP When USSC Group set out a couple of years ago to consider new locations for a major expansion, Joseph F. Mirabile, its CEO, wasn’t deterred from looking outside of Pennsylvania. Read the full article in the PDF below. Philadelphia Business Journal – USSC Group moves into new building