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Marion County Gets 7 New Rescue Trucks

Marion County Gets 7 New Rescue Trucks

May 9, 2024: **MCFR Receives 7 New Rescue Trucks** Marion County Fire Rescue received 7 new medic/rescue units in the past few weeks. These trucks are built by AEV of the REV Group and were paid by the Penny Sales Tax funds. The new rescue units...

Nashville Fire Department Launches Free App

Nashville Fire Department Launches Free App

PSA from Public Information Officer Joseph Pleasant of the Nashville Fire Department   Nashville Fire Department Launches Free App The Nashville Fire Department is excited to announce the department has a new free smartphone app available in the...

The All-New International CV Series is Here

The All-New International CV Series is Here

It's here! The CV is rolling out today! The International® CV™ Series – the only class 4/5 truck designed, distributed and supported by a manufacturer that specializes in commercial trucks. The CV is designed for any vocation that...

Catch Us at the Fight for Air Climb – Saturday, November 3

Catch Us at the Fight for Air Climb – Saturday, November 3

Come find Cumberland Fire & App at the American Lung Association's Fight for Air Climb this Saturday, November 3, 2018. 8:00 am 505 Nashville, TN. (505 Church St, Nashville, TN 37219) What Is The Fight For Air Climb? The Fight For Air Climb is...

Fall 2018 – The All-New International CV Series

Fall 2018 – The All-New International CV Series

Introducing the International® CV™ Series – the only class 4/5 truck designed, distributed and supported by a manufacturer that specializes in commercial trucks. That means the CV Series includes commercial-grade features like a...

Freezing Air Brakes?

Freezing Air Brakes?

Sub-Freezing Temperatures Wreak Havoc This time of year can add up to costly inconveniences and down-time. The freezing temperatures are hard on trucks and other equipment. A little bit of preventative maintenance can mean the difference in...

Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks

From the Cumberland family to yours, we wish you a safe and happy Thanksgiving with your family and friends. "I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual." Henry David Thoreau

Preventing Driver Injuries in Fall and Winter

The following article originally shared via Idealease Safety Bulletin. Slip/Trip and Fall injuries are the most common type of injury for drivers. Most of them occur during the winter months. Each year, thousands of professional drivers are...

Parking Lot Accident Exposure Increases during the Holidays!

Parking Lot Accident Exposure Increases during the Holidays!

As we are drawing near to the holiday season it is time to remind drivers of the exposures that exist in parking lots as they make deliveries and pickups. This holiday season pay special attention when operating in a parking lot and observe the...

Daylight Savings Time Starts Sunday

Daylight Savings Time Starts Sunday

Sunday, November 5, 2017 is the beginning of Daylight Savings Time.   Make sure that all of your drivers are aware that the change to daylight savings will occur. Caution route drivers especially that the amount of daylight will change...

Operation Safe Driver Week is Oct. 15-21

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) announced that its 2017 Operation Safe Driver Week would be held during Oct. 15-21, 2017. During this event, law enforcement agencies throughout North America will engage in increased traffic safety...

Firehouse Expo – Cumberland Fire & App Gearing Up

Firehouse Expo 2017 is here in Nashville once again, at Music City Center from October 19 - 21, 2017. Cumberland can be found at Booth 605, so make sure you swing by. We'll also have two of our recently built Sutphen trucks on display at other...

Inclement Weather Policy and Phone Number

Inclement Weather Policy and Phone Number

Inclement Weather Line: 615-829-7997. As the weather station is calling for flurries in Nashville, it's time to remind everyone of Cumberland's Inclement Weather Policy. Cumberland's number one priority is the safety of our customers, employees and...

Cumberland Employees Aiding to Fight Fires in East Tennessee

Cumberland Employees Aiding to Fight Fires in East Tennessee

One of Cumberland Tractor & Equipment employees is also the assistant Chief of the White House Community Fire Department - who was vacationing in Gatlinburg when the fires broke out this past week. Here is a snippet of Joe's story. Two White...

Drought Affecting TN

On Thursday, November 17, Steve McCarley, our Sales Manager at Cumberland Tractor was featured on Fox 17 News on a segment covering the effects of the drought in Tennessee. Around minute 1:30, Steve McCarley says, "I've been in this industry about...

Cumberland Fire at FireHouse Expo in Nashville

Cumberland Fire at FireHouse Expo in Nashville

FireHouse Expo is going to be in Nashville for the next several years. And Cumberland Fire Apparatus & Equipment will attend all of them! #FHExpo16 FireHouse Expo Online: Facebook / Twitter / Website 5 full days of Hands-On Training classes,...