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In an effort to ensure that our customers receive the most current information available for the jobs they do, please find below links to webinars and videos that we have found to be useful safety tools. If you find something that should be included, please let us know.


Guide to Cancer Prevention Through PPE


Guide to Cancer Prevention through PPE

Sponsored by Globe Manufacturing, FireRescue1 and Fire Chief, this publication offers tips on how firefighters can protect themselves with their PPE.


Click here to review the publication.



Upgrade your Bullard Eclipse LD Battery

Bullard has made enhancements to the Eclipse LD battery LED indicator function to more appropriately show battery depletion. For current Eclipse LD users, this update can be made via myBullard® in the form of a normal software load. The process is identical to loading new features and will take less than one minute to complete for each thermal imager. Contact us for instructions on how to perform the upgrade through myBullard®.


Personal Safety for Firefighters

The Firefighter Cancer Support Network (FCSN) developed a white paper documenting cancer in the fire service and published "What Immediate Actions Can I Take To Protect Myself". We thought it an important part of firefighters' personal approach to safety and have provided a link here for easy reference. We hope you find these eleven points useful and can easily employ them in your daily activities. Keep safe!


Personal Protective Equipment

PRODUCT SAFETY ALERT

November 14, 2013

Important Message from GORE Protective Fabrics


To All Customers:


Please make note of an important product safety alert regarding seam tape separation in turnout gear. W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (“Gore”) has observed isolated incidents of seam tape separation in stored firefighter turnout gear utilizing both GORE-SEAM® tape and non-Gore seam tape when the gear has been stored in its original packaging for three or more years before being issued and worn.


Gore has provided further details and instructions on their website located here . In addition, they have provided a toll free number for questions, 1-800-455-4681.




Heavy Rescue & Vehicle Extrication Training


Puyallup Extrication Team


All PXT courses are designed to meet or exceed NFPA and DPSST standards. The foundation of the PXT philosophy is based on the World Rescue Organization (WRO) and Transportation Emergency Rescue Committee (TERC).

Click here for course information.

For more details and pricing, contact PXT:

253-381-0213

206-799-5441

ThePXTeam.org