The system meets NFPA 1983-2006 edition for Fire Service Life Safety Rope and System Components.
The DURA-LITE 15™ from SCI has an improved exterior design which creates an incredibily durable SCBA cylinder.
The advanced command center was designed to ensure emergency response teams are prepared to handle a variety of scenarios, and will depend on CommandScope for vital strategy and data.
It doesn't seem long ago that self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBAs) were bulky, had heavy bottles, and featured masks that easily fogged up. Today "smart" face pieces tell firefighters much more than how much air they have left. SCBAs primarily provide breathing air during a fire, but they actually do much more.
In this month's column, I will cover alternative vehicles as a means of cost containment, as well as reasons why smaller apparatus might NOT work.
Setting up scene lighting is one of the less glorious tasks on the fireground.
CMC Rescue has transformed its authoritative Rope Rescue Field Guide into a full-featured phone app packed with valuable charts, diagrams, and how-to information.
Manufacturers of personal protective equipment (PPE) are expanding their offerings and introducing new products designed to protect firefighters yet still be comfortable, be more ergonomically fitted, and incorporate more means to escape deteriorating conditions.
The XT66 HYDRATREK six-wheel amphibious vehicle features a 13-inch industrial duty rubber track system with enhanced hydraulic circuit to access areas where terrain is swampier or has content that may damage conventional tires.
Magnalight.com announced today the addition of the EPL-JH16C-1MLED-100 ladder/rail bracket mounted LED light to its explosion proof lighting lineup.