Personal Protective Equipment
Firefighters require the best protection because of the dangerous conditions they face when tackling fires. The City Fire Brigade endeavours to provide it’s Firefighters with the best possible Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Compressed Air Breathing Apparatus (CABA) sets are used in addition to PPE when entering smoky conditions or other hazardous environments such as in chemical incidents.
- Helmet: Gallet F1SF – MSA.
- Flash Hood: PBI Gold – Cosalt-Ballycare.
- Gloves: Firemaster II – Southcombe Bros.
- Tunic: PBI Gold – Cosalt-Ballycare.
- Leggings: PBI Gold – Cosalt-Ballycare.
- Boots: Leather Goretex – J Bird & Co.
- CABA Set: PA94 Plus – Draeger.
- Cylinder: Composite 1800 Litre – Draeger.
- Face Mask: Panorama Nova Front Port – Draeger.
- Distress Signal Unit: DSX Mk2 – Diktron.
- Personal Line: 6m.
- 28 May 2019Fire Officer Qualifies as Breathing Apparatus Instructor
- 20 May 2019Fire Service Officers attend LNG Awareness Course in Rotterdam
- 27 Mar 2019Firefighters from the Gibraltar Fire & Rescue Service attend UK Course
- 18 Mar 2019A new Fire Control Operator for the Gibraltar Fire & Rescue Service
- 05 Dec 2018Four firefighters have successfully completed the second and final stage of the GFRS’ Sub Officer’s qualification process.
- Fire Station 8 Grand Parade, Gibraltar GX11 1AA
- Fire and Ambulance Emergency 190