Wearing The Right Gear For The Right Call
Why should one set of turnouts be the only option for every emergency you respond to?
When dispatch calls, there’s a vast number of scenarios that could follow. You may be sent to an actual fire scene, but more often than not these days, you’re heading to an MVA, medical emergency, or possibly a hospital transport.
Statistics have shown the risks firefighters face in their line of duty, especially as it relates to cancer and heat stress. Unfortunately, job-related exposure to carcinogens and other fire-ground toxins is a reality, but there are changes your department