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Is your hood the weak link in your firefighting protective ensemble?

Gore’s particulate-blocking firefighter hood is durable, affordable and offers increased protection from fire ground particulates. By Robert Avsec for FireRescueOne Brand As a longtime fire service instructor, I’ve always made it a point to stress to my students this important point about their firefighting protective hood: It’s traditionally the weakest component in the structural firefighting protective…

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Fire-Dex Donates Decon Bags for Firefighter Safety

Fire-Dex, the firefighter garment producer, has a ‘WE CARE’ initiative which aspires to implement change within the industry. They focus on reducing contamination, heat-stress and avoiding exposure. The initiative covers Medina Ohio and recently publicised they are pleased to start issuing an airtight, single-use Decon bag with each turnout gear purchase to leave the Medina…