Communications, Engine Company, Rapid Intervention Survival

Product News

Issue 2 and Volume 24.

JVCKENWOOD Corporation

JVCKENWOOD Corporation’s KWSA80K and KWSA50K LTE Handset Devices are ultra-rugged, extremely durable, submersion-resistant handsets with hardware and functional advancements designed for the hazardous and extreme conditions faced by enterprise and mission-critical users. Both models are 4G LTE/Wi-Fi/FirstNet Band 14 capable and feature KENWOOD audio for clear voice communications in noisy work environments. Comes with a three-year warranty. The Android-powered KWSA80K has an extra loud speaker and built-in noise cancellation and is compatible with a broad spectrum of accessories and apps. The Android-based KWSA50K (pictured) features an industrial grade, impact-resistant Corning® Gorilla® Glass display and an extra-large PTT button, making it easy to use wearing work gloves., 800-950-5005


Bullard’s ReTrak Fire Helmet Series offers emergency responders a fire helmet with an integrated visor engineered directly from feedback received from firefighters. The ReTrak design provides firefighters with key features including a simple, one-handed operation; an increased area of protection; and a comfort nose piece. In addition, ReTrak lets firefighters quickly remove the visor for cleaning and easily accommodates eyewear. Bullard’s ReTrak Series is available in traditional and modern fire helmet models., 877-285-5273


The Kussmaul Super Auto Eject Deluxe Cover incorporates the Auto Eject and Indicator in one package. Built for severe duty and designed to meet IP 65, the cover is sealed against the elements with a molded rubber gasket. The Deluxe Cover has a lid that opens 180 degrees, allowing the user easy access when plugging in the shoreline. It is available in Digital or Bar Graph display and designed and manufactured in the USA. It comes with a three-year warranty., 800-346-0857

Air Systems International

Air Systems International’s Air-KaddyModular Aluminum SCBA Cylinder Storage Racks feature a unique modular design that allows for expansion as needed to accommodate your SCBA storage requirements. Available in free standing (up to 40 cylinders) and vehicle style with a narrow profile (up to 24 cylinders). All racks are lined with nylon pads to prevent cylinder scratches and optional Thread Savers® are available., 800-866-8100

Ajax Rescue Tools

Ajax Rescue Tools is committed to offering excellent products that perform at the highest level, helping offer the rescue technician the best opportunity for a successful rescue or extrication. Its Confined Space Breaching Hammer Kit is designed to offer quick vertical or horizontal access through various grades of concrete and stone., 847-455-5420

Globe by MSA

Globe by MSA’s ATHLETIX features material technology that enables all-new athletic design with unique, stretch fabrics that allow closer, body-contoured fit to provide unprecedented range of motion with less bulk, more flexibility, and lighter weight. New PBI® STRETCH fabric with KEVLAR® allows closer, less bulky fit with unprecedented range of motion and more flexibility while providing premium thermal break open protection. New NOMEX® NANO thermal barrier material is thinner, lighter, more flexible, more breathable, and quicker drying. New 3M SCOTCHLITE COMFORT TRIM reflective material is segmented and heat-sealed to be lighter, more flexible, and breathable without sacrificing visibility.,