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: […]


New Sutphen Fire Truck Goes on Tour and then to the Lebanon Fire Department

Ever seen a shiny new fire truck?  This new Sutphen is lookin’ slick with a black bumper. It’s going to a few conferences before making it’s way to the fine folks at Lebanon Fire Department. Oh yeah, dog not included (that’s Karma).   See this beautiful Sutphen IN PERSON at: With the Middle Tennessee Fire […]


Fire & App at Smoky Mountain Weekend

It’s that time again! Cumberland Fire Apparatus & Equipment is at Smoky Mountain Weekend – Fire/Rescue Expo in Pigeon Forge.  


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 vendors. It is our policy to remain open during our normal business hours as much as possible; however, where extraordinary circumstances warrant, […]


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 House couples, vacationing in the Smoky Mountains last weekend, came home with less […]


Cumberland Fire Apparatus & Equipment Headed to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge to Support Teams Fighting Wildfires

Renee Hudson, manager at Cumberland Fire, notes that “We have many local departments [that we service in Middle Tennessee] that are sending apparatus and personnel to assist in fighting the wildfires in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.  We’ve talked with many department chiefs and will be offering our assistance.” Keeping fire trucks up and running for fire […]