Scott Health & Safety has received approval from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) for use of the Scott AV-2000 facepiece as a air-purifying respirator (APR) for chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) contamination.
A battalion chief extinguishing an attic fire suddenly runs out of air from his self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
When it comes to the topic of mid-mount aerials versus rear-mount aerials, I want to be right up front and say I prefer a rear-mount.
MK Diamond Products, based in Torrance, Calif., has developed a diamond blade, using the company's vacuum-brazed technique that will cut virtually anything found at a fire scene.
H.O.Bostrom has developed a new seat for use in Ford F series model trucks. The seating mounts directly to the existing factory seat hardware. Packages are available for two and three person crews in the back seating area. New SCBA seats from H.O.Bostrom fit all Ford model trucks from F250 up to F750, including the...
Perhaps we need one of those popular reference guides written for firefighters on how to buckle a seat belt.
Paratech, makers of rescue and firefighting tools based in Frankfort, Ill., introduces its new urban search and rescue special missions tender (SMT).
Ask Lt. Gary Francis of the Burlington (Vt.) Fire Department what he likes best about the city's E-ONE HP95 aerial platform and he'll give you an answer almost immediately.