Firefighters believe thefts happened during one of their emergency calls or while they were on dinner break, reports WCNC NBC. The stolen items include two radios, two breathing masks and two city fuel cards. Gastonia Fire Department’s Jim Landis said the thefts endanger lives especially if firefighters go to a house fire and realize their...
A tour of MSA's headquarters, R&D facility, and manufacturing facility revealed a company passionate about firefighter safety.
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 Officials weighed the options for replacing the outdated air packs, which are nearly 20 years old and no longer reliable.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...
On October 15, 2019, MSA, with the assistance of the Boston (MA) Fire Department (BFD), conducted field tests on its newest product designed to assist in the ongoing goal of increasing firefighter safety and survival.
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.
3M Scott Fire & Safety designed the Air-Pak X3 Pro SCBA to enhance 3 key areas - cleanability, comfort and connectivity.
This bumper-to-bumper warranty includes all standard components of the SCBA and is designed to help simplify budget planning for volunteer and municipal fire departments.
The London Fire Department will soon receive a new fire truck and updated fire equipment.
As far as the exhibits at this year’s FDIC International, my biggest takeaway was washing machines for self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).