Monroe, N.C. (October 27, 2016) – Scott Safety continues to receive top industry and innovation honors with recognition by Frost & Sullivan for superior leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. The April 2016 launch of Scott Sight, the first in-mask, hands-free thermal imaging camera, has earned Scott Safety Frost & Sullivan’s 2016...
FLIR Thermal Cameras to be given to firefighters to support Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives Program
Firefighting involves risks. We know that at any given time during a shift, we might get that call that puts us in a dangerous environment.
Scott Sight, which was first announced at FDIC Internatinoal 2016, is an industry-first technology that enhances firefighter safety by providing hands-free thermal imaging capability for every firefighter.
Firefighters spend hours training. Our training includes pump and aerial operations, donning turnout gear, hose extending and pulling drills, ceiling breach exercises, forcible entry drills, and victim drags and carries. My 30 years in the fire service have taught me how critical firefighter training is. Quite simply, our lives depend on it. All of us have stories of battling a fire where we feared we might not make it home safely. That's when you know the training you’ve had made a difference.
Training with a thermal imaging camera (TIC) at the firehouse is possible and has many benefits.
The EZ-MOUNT System is a unique line of adhesive and fasteners designed for use on virtually any surface.
A number of new pumps, foam systems, control units, valves and nozzles were among the products recently unveiled for firefighters and fire apparatus.
The ProTac 1L-1AA uses a high power C4® LED to deliver up to 350 lumens, depending on the battery source selected.
By Alan M. Petrillo New designs in structural firefighting turnout gear, fire resistant fabrics, new and improved self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) designs, and incorporation of thermal imaging systems into SCBA are some of the many product introductions made for firefighters’ personal protective equipment (PPE) at FDIC International 2016. Globe Manufacturing Company debuted its ATHLETIX™ turnout...