Equipment

Several attempts have been made to secure a grant toward acquiring self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) units for the Tawas City Fire Department, reports Iosco County News-Herald. Officials weighed the options for replacing the outdated air packs, which are nearly 20 years old and no longer reliable. Following some discussion, the City Council voted 4-2 to...
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Although similar to the 2013 Edition and bearing the same name, some significant changes are included in the 2018 Edition of Dräger SCBA.
Apparatus

Chris Mc Loone Pat CaseCo-Owner, BA Shields CM: Provide a short overview of BA Shields, the company. PC: BA Shields is a firefighter-owned-and-operated company based out of Sparks, Nevada. We make reusable self-contained-breathing apparatus (SCBA) lens protection, which doubles as a convenient blackout training tool. Both Cody [Cavin, co-owner] and I have 20 years of...