THE SCENE

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

How to Choose a Thermal Imaging Camera for Your Department

Investing in one or more thermal imaging cameras is one of the most important safety decisions your fire department will make. MSA offers three options to fit fire departments’ TIC needs: the Evolution® 6000, the G1 SCBA iTIC, and the LUNAR™ Connected Device.

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Download – FY2021 AFG PPE Project Guide

The Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program provides one of the best means that departments have to cover expenses for critically needed PPE. To assist you in formulating your application for PPE, download our guide.

Now Eligible for AFG Funding: MSA LUNAR™ Connected Device

LUNAR is a personal accountability device and a simplified safety solution that’s intuitive and easy to use. It’s wireless, cloud ready, equipped with thermal imaging, and supports collaborative search. LUNAR can be used as part of an SCBA application, SCBA + Accountability, or as a stand-alone Accountability system.

FY 2021 AFG Application Period Opened November 8: Information You Need to Know

Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program FY 2021 opened on Monday, November 8, and will close on Friday, December 17. If you’re submitting a grant for PPE, here’s what you need to know.

How Reusable Half-Mask Respirators Can Help Address Challenges with Disposable Respirators for Fire and EMS

Elastomeric half-mask respirators, such as the new Advantage® 900, can serve as a solution to many of these challenges while providing fire and EMS with secure respiratory protection.

Quiz – Should your fire boots be replaced?

Damaged and soiled fire boots can be a hazard to firefighters. Take our six-question quiz to gauge whether your boots need replacement.