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Fire-Dex, one of the nation's largest firefighter turnout gear manufacturers, has acquired Chieftain Safety Manufacturing, a provider of top-quality firefighter protective gear.
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On Nov. 14, 2009, firefighter Ramon E. Hain died at age 50 from complications following an exposure in 1997. On a cardiac arrest call, he came into contact with the patient’s body fluids through a wound on his own knee.
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Safety, comfort and value were the buzzwords used by manufacturers to showcase innovations in personal protective equipment during the past year, and further advances are expected in 2010.
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More than 90 percent of firefighters polled at the Fire Department Instructors Conference this spring said Fire-Dex FX Gear has better dexterity than their current gear.