Firefighting is a fascinating profession. For gadget-lovers, few jobs get any better than being a firefighter.
There are many different types of firefighting equipment and gadgets available for today's firefighter. This article reviews basic (and not so basic) firefighting
equipment from a consumer's point of view.
Fire helmets. When choosing a fire helmet you
want to look at the price, brand, and quality. You want to make sure the
helmet gives you the protection you need in the most horrible fires.
You want to look at the materials the helmet is made from as well. The
better the materials, the better the protection.
Gloves and boots. The fire gloves and boots will
help protect your feet and hands. You want to buy something that allows
you to use your hands, but protects them as well. You also want boots
that will protect your feet not only from the fire, but the debris that
may fall on them as well.
Bunker gear. An essential part of a fire fighter's gear, the
bunker gear covers the fire fighter's body. It is the suit that the fire
fighters wear when fighting the fires and out on rescue calls. There are many different brands
when it comes to bunker gear. Again, you want to look at the materials,
price, and quality of the suit before buying. Most bunker great comes in
one color, however you may be able to find a variety of colors if you
Other. From eye
protection to emergency lights, the list of firefighter gear is
endless. Finding the right firefighter gear is important. Take your
time and choose wisely when buying the gear for you. You may want to
spend a few extra dollars to get the top quality products. After all,
this gear will help save your live and many others as well.