About the Fire Equipment Manufacturers' Association

A more than 80-year old international trade association, The Fire Equipment Manufacturers' Association is led by industry experts with decades of fire protection experience, representing the top global brands in commercial fire protection.

Committed to saving lives and protecting property, the association’s key initiatives include:

  • Providing top education opportunities and collateral.
  • Advancing best industry standards and practices using the association’s core premise: that safety to life is best served through the implementation of a “balanced fire protection design.”
  • Leading advocacy efforts to safeguard the public through lobbying activities and participation in code writing processes.

Composed of three product category divisions: portable fire extinguishers; fire hose/interior equipment and pre-engineered fire suppression systems; members work in smaller product-specific teams, as well as collectively, to impact industry issues and outcomes.

Learn about the benefits of being a Fire Equipment Manufacturers’ Association member company, download our Membership Brochure. To learn more about the Fire Equipment Manufacturers’ Association, download the About - Fact Sheet.