What's New with Boots, Gloves and Helmets

With firefighting and rescue operations becoming ever more challenging, the leading boot, helmet and glove manufacturers are continuing to introduce new and improved products, often tailored to particular fire or rescue challenges and environments. They all share the same vision: improved safety, wearer comfort and long service lifetime, as this review of the latest offerings shows.

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Vimpex

Vimpex, the specialist supplier of emergency services equipment for over 20 years, has launched a new advanced firefighter glove. The FX-1 MAX represe...

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ESKA

The ESKA Flash Pro is known as all-rounder for technical rescue. The glove offers optimum cut protection and excellent grip and tactility even on smoo...

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Pacific Helmets

Pacific Helmets (NZ) Ltd combines safety, comfort, quality, and style through the new Pacific structural firefighting helmet, the F10 MkV. With a Kevl...

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Glovecrafters

The Fire Armor is true three-dimensional form fitting glove with a curved finger design, inset thumb with enhanced finger dexterity. The one piece ...

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Seiz

In three attractive models, SEIZ® offers a whole family of technical assistance safety gloves at the same time. In addition to their ergonomic fit, ex...

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Sicor

Sicor, an ISO 9001 certified company, is one of the world’s leading producers of helmets for fire fighting, structural and wildland, technical rescue ...

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Bristol

In a further extension of its own-manufacture product strategy, Bristol has designed a range of three structural firefighting gloves to meet EN659:200...