Company News

January 18, 2019

Firehouse Subs, a nationwide sandwich restaurant chain founded by former firefighters, features a HURST Jaws of Life eDRAULIC rescue tool in a current TV commercial . The sub sandwich chain, which has 1,100 locations across America, donates a portion of its sales to assist local fire and rescue departments.

Since 2017, the HURST team has partnered with Firehouse Subs on commercials and service projects. With similar interests in community outreach, the companies decided to activate their partnership further through the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation in 2018.

Founded in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, which ravaged New Orleans in 2005, the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation provides funding, lifesaving equipment and educational opportunities for first responders and public safety organizations. To date, the foundation has donated over $2 million worth of HURST Jaws of Life rescue tools to fire departments across the country!

Based in Shelby, North Carolina, HURST is an IDEX company, part of IDEX Fire & Rescue.

To view the advertisement featuring the HURST Jaws of Life, Click Here.