Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue has replaced every SCBA in the department with 3M Scott Fire & Safety Air-Pak X3 Pro units.
With the Scott Sight Pro Package, the advantages expand to include features such as hot spot tracker, suited for overhaul conditions, while cold spot tracker aids first responders in hazmat situations, such as pinpointing valve leaks.
In July, I authored an editorial titled “Just Consider It.” In it, I discussed the “Clean Cab Concept” for fire apparatus where departments are working to reduce firefighters’ exposure to contaminants, including carcinogens.
Code 3®’s M180™ Triple Stack combines the functionality of a warning light and the utility of a worklight into a compact, bright package for mounting on bumpers, on aftermarket push bumpers, and on the sides of any emergency vehicle. Using three rows of lighting, the M180 Triple Stack produces a bright, off-angle, 180-degree warning light...
While many departments have fill stations in their firehouses, others carry mobile systems on rescues, trailers, air/light rigs, or other apparatus to provide quality air at a fire scene.
"With an all-new and shared booth, show attendees will be able to experience—in a very hands-on manner—our head-to-toe solutions for the fire service "
Robert Tutterow breaks down why it’s time for the fire service to consider taking SCBA out of the cab.
Now that the transaction has closed and the new combined company is beginning to execute its new strategy, we thought it was a good time to talk to players from both teams to learn more about how this business venture came to be.
The Air-Pak X3 Pro combines high-performance material selection with an easy-to-remove harness for cleaning, decontamination, and serviceability.
The Sentinel 1500 integrates a wireless heads-up display (HUD) and PASS device, which firefighters can wear at the waist or shoulder, depending on their preference.