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A head-to-toe safety blog from the experts at MSA Fire

Download − 5 Steps to Selecting Your Turnout Gear

PPE is an essential investment in firefighter protection, safety, and performance. We’ve put together a guide with 5 easy steps to learn the basics of selecting turnout gear for your department.

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FEMA Opens Second Round of COVID-19 Response Grants

FEMA has opened a second round of COVID-19 response grants as part of its Supplemental Assistance to Firefighter Grant Program, to help provide support to fire departments who continue to deal with challenges related to the ongoing situation with COVID-19. Read this article for more details.

How to Conduct a Firefighter PPE Risk Assessment

Risk Assessments are a valuable tool in helping fire department leaders select the gear for their personnel that is right for the job. Read this blog post to learn how to conduct a Risk Assessment.

Virtual Panel: Technology & Safety in the Fire Service – The Impact of Innovation on Modern Firefighting

View the on-demand virtual panel between firefighters and industry experts to understand what role technology currently plays in the fire service, what gaps exist, and how manufacturers can continuously improve the choices available to firefighters.

Announcing MSA’s 2020 Globe Gear Giveaway Winners

MSA, DuPont, and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) have teamed up again to help volunteer fire departments obtain much-needed gear through MSA’s Globe Gear Giveaway. In 2020, another 13 departments will each receive four new sets of turnout gear and four new helmets to help enhance the safety of their firefighters. Read this blog post to learn more about the latest winning departments.

FEMA to Open Second Round of COVID-19 Response Grants: Educational Webinars Available

FEMA has announced that it will open a second round of COVID-19 response grants as part of its Supplemental Assistance to Firefighter Grant Program. Read this blog post to learn more and to take advantage of available educational webinars.