Belfast City Airport chooses Dräger’s new PSS AirBoss SCBA to safeguard passengers and staff

The Emergency Fire and Rescue team at George Best Belfast City Airport has become the first in the UK to opt for Dräger’s newly launched AirBoss self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), to provide its firefighters and emergency services teams with the…

Dräger launches PSS AirBoss, the next generation in SCBA

Dräger, an international leader in the fields of medical and safety technology, has launched the Dräger PSS AirBoss, the next generation in Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) that provides firefighters and emergency service teams with the utmost in usability, safety,…

MSA Takes Safety to New Heights

Company gears up to showcase innovative safety solutions at Safety and Health Expo. For industries that are inherently dangerous and require men and women to work in hazardous situations and conditions, protecting people and sending them home safely at the…

Luxfer Initiates European Launch of the ECLIPSE™, the World’s Lightest SCBA Cylinder for Firefighter Life Support

Luxfer Gas Cylinders, the most trusted name for high-pressure gas cylinders worldwide and the world’s largest manufacturer of high-pressure composite and aluminium alloy cylinders, will hold the European launch of their highly acclaimed ECLIPSE cylinder at the Congres NATIONAL DES…

Luxfer ECLIPSE™, World’s Lightest-weight SCBA Cylinder for Firefighter Life Support, Launched at FDIC Show

Luxfer Gas Cylinders, a business unit of Luxfer Holdings PLC (NYSE:LXFR) and the world’s largest manufacturer of high-pressure composite and aluminum cylinders, today launched Luxfer ECLIPSE™, its new carbon composite cylinders for firefighter self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA). The launch coincides…

MSA has introduced the latest addition to their G1 SCBA Family

MSA has introduced the latest addition to their G1 Family – the G1 Industrial SCBA. Based on the G1 SCBA that revolutionised the fire service market, the industrial version incorporates design features such as a lightweight facepiece with a wide field…

MSA Introduce a New Layer of Safety for their SCBA’s – the MSA SLS

A new integrated monitoring unit, SingleLine SCOUT (SLS) combines the advantages of MSA’s unique SL hose-in-hose technology with an easy to use personal alert safety system (PASS). It can be easily mounted to any MSA AirGo or AirMaXX SCBA with…

MSA showcase next generation in safety technology and innovation at A+A

MSA recognise that for industries that require personnel to work at heights, such as wind energy, utilities, construction, telecommunications and transportation, where safety standards are more stringent than ever, the demand for high-quality fall protection equipment has never been greater.…

Innovations in Breathing Apparatus – Fit for Operational Effectiveness

Breathing apparatus (BA) has come a long way over the years. Some things however never change. Without breathable air, the danger to life is extreme and immediate. The use of self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) is therefore absolutely essential when it…

Naked Firefighting – Ever heard the term?

Back in the 1980’s I had a deputy chief named Stewart Rose who used to talk about this in his strategy and tactics classes. He would say something to the effect that if we attacked the fire properly by taking…

Dual SCBA and SCUBA Air Pack Brackets from Zico

The Ziamatic Corporation (Zico) introduce the Dual Air Cylinder Bracket, model DACB, designed to accommodate dual-cylinder SCBA and SCUBA air cylinders, with or without a harness. Thermoplastic, non-mar, high-cycle clips can be adjusted along heavy-duty aluminum extrusions to secure a…

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