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More than 300 vendors made their way to the Kansas City Convention Center to showcase the latest and greatest fire service products
Data from the NFPA report “Firefighter Injuries on the Fireground” can guide us toward better use of PPE to mitigate injuries
Thermal protective performance testing can fall short on accurately representing glove heat insulation
From literal teaching tools to more abstract personal investments, there are several ways to level up your skills
Educate yourself on the materials and correct use of the gear you use for structural firefighting
The new Victory Structural Fire Glove from LION incorporates design features that give you more finger control without compromising the level of thermal protection
The new and improved Pro-Tech 8 Vision firefighting glove offers a long list of benefits, including nighttime visibility, dexterity, grip, added thermal protection and comfort
The SOLO RESCUE Decon Cleaning Machine helps firefighters clean helmets, boots, gloves and other small equipment, while minimizing potential exposure
One sailor said the scene outside the ship at the height of the conflagration was “chaotic,” and sailors shared firefighting equipment, such as masks and gloves
Protecting your hands is a requirement for the job. These gloves deliver protection, fit and performance.
The businesses that equip and serve first responders are supporting the national emergency response with new products, free services and donations
Use the NFPA 1971 firefighter glove sizing standard to find the best fit for dexterity and protection from compression burns and radiant heat
Balancing different committee recommendations, integrated equipment and technological advances in personal protective equipment
Here’s the firefighting equipment and PPE you need to be safer, more effective and more efficient when combating wildland fires
Whether or not the gloves are NFPA certified, use this checklist to guide your next extrication glove purchase