Bristol Uniforms is a global leader in the design and manufacture of PPE for firefighters, supplying the Gulf region for more than 40 years through a well-established network of distributors. Always at the forefront of design, Bristol works closely with international fibre and fabric manufacturers to produce PPE that offers maximum protection, flexibility and comfort.
At Intersec, Bristol will be exhibiting its innovative XFlex range of structural firefighting garments in a selection of colours and fabrics. Variations include PBI and DuPont Nomex fibres, with a choice of moisture barrier including Gore Crosstech Airlock, Gore Crosstech Fireblocker and Gore Parallon, the cutting-edge new liner system offering superior levels of breathability and thermal protection. Also on display will be USAR and Technical Rescue garments featuring alternative fabric combinations.
In addition, Bristol will be presenting a range of protective hoods and gloves, including its leather structural glove, and fabric structural glove with Titan and PBI. Bristol’s revolutionary new Particulate Protection Hood, proven to be 99.8% efficient at filtering smoke particles, will also be on display. Made up of Dupont’s Nomex and Kevlar fibres with viscose in a knitted fabric, and featuring the innovative Nomex NanoFlex particulate barrier, the hood has been specifically developed to prevent contamination around the vulnerable neck and jaw areas.