By Chris Mc Loone In October I brought an alternative style helmet to a live burn evolution my fire company conducted at our training facility. Our captain had mentioned he wanted to give it a try. He was stoking the fires that night, and I stayed outside where I usually run accountability for these types...
By offering the Solutions Safety Products line through the Ready Rack distribution network, the company can reach more customers through trusted distributors.
Launched in 2012, the program is designed to support local fire departments in the U.S. and Canada that struggle to maintain adequate firefighter protection due to budgetary constraints. A total of 52 sets will be awarded to 13 departments this year.
In consideration of the special hazards faced by EMS responders, PPE manufacturers have designed a variety of EMS and medical response PPE garments to fit responders’ needs.
The Hiawatha City Commission awarded the recent bid for equipment for the fire department to First Due Fire Supply, reports Hiawatha World Online. The winning bid, which includes winter lining, light duty gear and helmets, came in the amount of $29,822.00. The funds will come from the Fire Department’s annual budget, along with several other...
Although similar to the 2013 Edition and bearing the same name, some significant changes are included in the 2018 Edition of Dräger SCBA.
SCBA manufacturers discuss the technology they have been using to improve their SCBA.
No doubt you have heard about cancer-causing perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) being in the fabric of your turnout gear—even when it comes from the factory.
3M Scott Fire & Safety designed the Air-Pak X3 Pro SCBA to enhance 3 key areas - cleanability, comfort and connectivity.
Join Chris Mc Loone, editor of Fire Apparatus & Emergency Equipment, as he unboxes and discusses the features of an MSA Cairns XF1 jet-style fire helmet.