Quiz: Do you really know your PPE?
Even with near-daily wear, many firefighters don't understand the what, why and how that went into the development of each element of the ensemble
How well do you know your PPE ... really?
You may put it on every single shift, but it's possible you don't know your gear as well as you think you do. In a recent article, Robert Avsec said that many firefighters can work for years and never truly have "a good understanding of the what, why and how that went into the development of each element of the ensemble."
Read Avsec's article on PPE, and then take the quiz below to check your knowledge.