Firefighters require the best protection because of the dangerous conditions they face when tackling fires. The GFRS endeavours to provide it’s firefighters with the best possible Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) sets are used in addition to PPE when entering smoky conditions or other hazardous environments such as in chemical incidents.
Dräger Escape Hoods Parat 5520
The Escape Hoods are exceptionally intuitive and easy to use as it requires no additional equipment. When opening the packaging, the filter plug is automatically released from the filter. The filter is then deployed into operational position and the hood can be immediately donned. This is given to those needing to leave an area where there is toxic fire-related gases, vapours and particles.