New kits to make for safer firefighting

Firefighters across the county will have new, lighter fire suits to help improve safety


Daventryexpress.com

DAVENTRY, U.K. — Firefighters across the county will be kitted out in new, lighter fire suits to help improve safety, the local authority has said.

Northamptonshire County Council had previously outlined that under the current contract which runs out at the end of June 2014, it pays $426,636 a year for fire kit - known as personal protective equipment (PEE) for crews across Northamptonshire.

The authority has started the search for a new contact and first among the considerations is that the “new fire- fighting textile technology” developments are up-to-datebefore the council will sign off on it.

Full story: New kits make it safer for firefighting

Request product info from top Fire Jackets and Coats companies

Thank You!

By submitting your information, you agree to be contacted by the selected vendor(s) and that the data you submit is exempt from Do Not Sell My Personal Information requests. View our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Join the discussion

Copyright © 2021 FireRescue1. All rights reserved.