Federal Signal Corporation Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

       Federal Signal Corporation Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

PR Newswire

OAK BROOK, Ill., April 12, 2013

OAK BROOK, Ill., April 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal Signal Corporation
(NYSE: FSS), a leader in environmental and safety solutions, today announced
the appointment of Brian S. Cooper to the position of senior vice president
and chief financial officer, effective May 28, 2013.Mr. Cooper will replace
Braden Waverley, who has served as interim chief financial officer since
October 2012. Mr. Waverley will remain in his current capacity until Mr.
Cooper joins the Company.

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"Brian brings valuable strategic perspective and a strong foundation in
finance, reporting and analysis gleaned from his over 20 years of business
experience in public and private companies," commented Dennis Martin, Federal
Signal's president and chief executive officer. "We are looking forward to
adding his expertise and leadership to the Federal Signal team."

Mr. Cooper has served since 2009 as chief financial officer of Westell
Technologies, Inc., a NASDAQ-listed company which provides carrier-class
telecommunications equipment for wire-line and wireless networks.He has
provided strong financial and administrative leadership while partnering
closely with the Westell management team to drive operational improvements and
a strategic restructuring of the company. Prior to Westell, Mr. Cooper served
as chief financial officer and treasurer of Fellowes, Inc. from 2007 to 2009.
Before joining Fellowes, he served as senior vice president and treasurer
since 2001 of United Stationers Inc., a NASDAQ-listed wholesaler of business
products. Prior to joining United Stationers, Mr. Cooper served as treasurer
of Burns International Services Corporation, and held various financial
positions during his 12 year tenure with Amoco Corporation.

Mr. Cooper holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Davidson College in
Davidson, NC, as well as a master's degree in finance and marketing from the
University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Martin continued, "As we bring Brian on board, I want to thank Braden for his
leadership and significant contributions to the Federal Signal Technologies
divestiture and the Company's refinancing.Braden's support was invaluable as
our interim chief financial officer."

About Federal Signal
Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) enhances the safety, security and
well-being of communities and workplaces around the world. Founded in 1901,
Federal Signal is a leading global designer and manufacturer of products and
total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial
customers. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., with manufacturing facilities
worldwide, the Company operates three groups: Safety and Security Systems,
Environmental Solutions and Fire Rescue. For more information on Federal
Signal, visit: http://www.federalsignal.com. 

SOURCE Federal Signal Corporation

Website: http://www.federalsignal.com
Contact: Jennifer Sherman, +1-630-954-2000, jsherman@federalsignal.com, or
Dennis Martin, +1-630-954-2000, dmartin@federalsignal.com
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