Phoenix, AZ (PressExposure) December 03, 2009 -- A California firefighter has started a Firefighting Gear blog. Use this blog to stay abreast of wildland firefighting gear, Globe firefighting gear, European firefighting gear, firefighting eye gear, firefighting gear air flush, used firefighting gear, firefighting and EMT equipment, firefighting gel and more!
As opposed to ten years ago, firefighters are much better equipped and technologically sophisticated. This includes tracking systems to bigger, more easily filled air tanks, stronger ropes, clearer radios and tiny thermal imaging cameras, the department has stocked up on the most advanced gear. The Firefighting Gear 365 blog will talk about these advances. See the blog here: [http://firefightinggear365.com]
Many firefighters are getting outfitted with new turnout gear that protects them from head to toe. The gear includes a Nomex hood, helmet, face piece, jacket, pants with suspenders, air pack, gloves and boots. In this gear jackets and pants are outfitted with a number of advanced safety systems, including an inner vapor barrier designed to prevent steam burns and an outer shell that serves as a heat barrier.
The [http://firefightinggear365.com] blog will help focus awareness upon fire fighting equipment, fire fighting foam and foam making equipment, heavy equipment operator fire fighting, fire fighting personal equipment, forest fire fighting equipment and other topics.
This blog will also focus on saving money. Running a fire department has never been more challenging. With significant fire equipment costing 6 to 7 figures and departments facing decreasing budgets and increasing costs, most departments are feeling the pinch. This blog will provide information on Federal Grants to help.
Today's innovations in fire protective gear means that firefighters are able survive in conditions that would have been deadly in years past. These innovations, together with extensive training, are the aspects of firefighting that will save a firefighter's life in the years to come.
Press Contact: Robert Hays Namaste Consulting Group P.O. Box 41038 Phoenix, AZ 85080 623-255-1034 firstname.lastname@example.org [http://firefightinggear365.com]