Factors that Drive Firefighter Boot Choices – What Does Research Say?
Firefighters today have a multitude of choices for footwear that conforms to NFPA 1971, Standard on Protective Ensembles for Structural Fire Fighting and Proximity Fire Fighting. Read the full article and download our guide to help you choose the right boot for you.
Firefighter PPE Cleaning and Inspection Guide – Download Now!
As part of our commitment to your health and safety, we’ve put together a guide to help you understand the PPE cleaning and inspection requirements set forth in NFPA 1851, with a focus on changes to the 2020 edition. Download the guide now!
3 Ways Boots Made in the USA Benefit You
At MSA and Globe, we believe that “Made in the USA” means something. When you buy our athletic construction fire boots made in Maine, you’re helping to protect and preserve American jobs – not just for the workers in our boot factory, but beyond. We’ve made significant investments in new technologies, equipment, research and development, processes, and people.
Download – FY2020 AFG PPE Project Guide
Applications to the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program for PPE have consistently been one of the two top activities requested under the Firefighter Operations grant category. To assist you in formulating your application for PPE, read this blog article and download the AFG FY2020 PPE Project Guide.
Quiz – Cleaning Your Boots: Are you taking the proper steps?
Test your knowledge of proper methods for on-scene cleaning and advanced cleaning in accordance with NFPA 1851.
3 Scientific Tests Prove Globe Boots with Arctic Grip Pro Soles Improve Your Safety
Are you prepared for cold weather calls? While no footwear can eliminate all slips and falls, Arctic Grip Pro soles on Globe’s athletic construction boots take firefighter footwear to the highest level of performance and safety available.
3 Things that Make Globe Boots Safer and the Science that Proves Why
When we got into the leather fire boot business 10 years ago, people told me it was a mature and saturated market. Little did they know where our imagination would take us. That’s because we listen to what you, the firefighter, tell us you need to perform your duties effectively and safely. And then, as part of our product development process, we rely on science to study exactly how the human body moves.