Fire service veteran Richard Gorst joins Hainsworth team

Hainsworth Technology has appointed a former senior fire officer to its Protectives team. Richard Gorst joins Hainsworth as Sales Director for Protective Fabrics with responsibility for the UK, Scandinavia and Canada. Richard brings with him a wealth of knowledge and…

Hainsworth Technology to host SC13 in 2017

Hainsworth Technology will play host to the ISO TC94 SC13 Protective Clothing Committee when it next meets in 2017. The company will entertain over 40 delegates from across the globe when they gather in Leeds, Yorkshire, from March 20-24 next…

Birmingham Airport Firefighters Praise ‘Faultless’ PPE

It is just over a year since firefighters at Birmingham Airport moved over to new, industry-leading protective clothing. This followed the decision to award a five-year contract to Bristol Uniforms to provide the fire service with its XFlex structural fire…

VIKING partners with Hainsworth to secure Albuquerque firefighter deal

Firefighter garment specialists VIKING and Hainsworth have partnered successfully to win a US firefighter contract. VIKING garments incorporating TITAN 1220, a Hainsworth® Technology outershell, have been selected by firefighters in Albuquerque, the largest municipality in the state of New Mexico.…

Hainsworth – At the Forefront of the Health and Well-being Agenda

There is an increasing emphasis among the global firefighter family on the importance of health and well-being. This is partly about the health and well-being of the people living in our communities, but just as importantly about firefighters themselves. Hainsworth…

Global Progress on PPE Standards

Delegates from around the globe helped to ensure that international standards for PPE took a significant step forward when they met in Sydney at the end of July. More than 40 representatives from 12 countries and a further 30 observers…

New high performance protective clothing for Lübeck Fire and Rescue Service

When firefighters of Lübeck Fire and Rescue Service in Germany are deployed, ensuring their safety is the top priority. Since autumn 2013, the protective clothing worn by its 1,000 firefighters has been providing even higher performance protection following an extensive…

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