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 seriously injured due to not paying attention in winter conditions. Working in the ice and snow requires your full […]


Catch us at the 10TH ANNUAL LT BRAD HUTCHERSON MEMORIAL FIRE SCHOOL (TN)

Visit the Cumberland Fire & App booth at the 10th Annual Lt Brad Hutcherson Memorial Fire School in Cooperstown, Tennessee on Saturday, November 18, 2017. Date: 11/18/2017 – 7:00 am – 5:30 pm Location: 10th Annual Lt Brad Hutcherson Memorial Fire School 3820 Hwy 49 W Coopertown Tennessee, 37172 Conference/Convention/Expo/Seminar Engine Company Operations RIC/RIT Tech […]


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 following advice: The exposure exists for a vehicle accident as well […]


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 according to their stops with the change.  One hour of time difference can present unique […]


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 enforcement and education that will be focused on at combating unsafe driving behaviors by commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers and […]


Terry Minor Elected Chairman of Idealease, Inc. Board of Directors

Idealease, Inc. 430 N. Rand Road North Barrington, IL 60010 (847) 304-6000 www.idealease.com CONTACT: Lance Bertram Sr. VP; Sales, Marketing & Distribution (847) 304-3165 lancebertram@idealease.com Terry Minor Elected Chairman of Idealease, Inc. Board of Directors North Barrington, Illinois—October 5, 2017—The shareholders of Idealease, Inc., North America’s premier full-service commercial truck leasing, rental and maintenance company, […]


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 booths.  Sutphen’s, booth 505, will have Murfreesboro’s new SPH-100, along […]


Cumberland Fire Attends 49th Annual Conference for TN Fire Chiefs Association

July 22-25, 2017 Embassy Suites – Murfreesboro, TN Cumberland Fire Apparatus & Equipment is attending the TFCA! The TFCA 2017 Annual Conference is a great training opportunity. This year’s program will help today’s fire chiefs and tomorrow’s leaders. Conference highlights include: Quality training on current topics affecting today’s fire service FREE NFA Course“New Fire Chief: […]