Health & Wellness

MSA + O2X EAT SWEAT THRIVE Workshop – 2021 Application Period Now Open!

MSA and O2X are pleased to announce another EAT SWEAT THRIVE workshop giveaway! Read the blog to learn more and enter for your chance to win.

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MSA + O2X Workshop at Miami Dade Fire Rescue – Watch the Video!

In December 2020, Miami Dade Fire Rescue got to experience an O2X EAT SWEAT THRIVE Workshop sponsored by MSA. Check out the video for a recap of the workshop!

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!

How the MSA Cairns® XF1 Helps to Support Firefighters’ Health and Safety

Firefighters who have switched to the new, innovative MSA Cairns® XF1 Fire Helmet have shared positive feedback. Read this blog post to learn more about the helmet’s benefits.

Fire Product Cleaning Guidance: New Site from MSA Fire

At MSA, we recognize that clean PPE can help keep you safe. In order to provide important information, MSA has created an all new Fire product cleaning guidance site. Read this article to learn more.

Impact of Select PPE Design Elements and Repeated Laundering in Firefighter Protection from Smoke Exposure

As the fire service becomes more aware of the potential health effects from occupational exposure to hazardous contaminants, personal protective equipment (PPE) manufacturers, and fire departments have responded by developing and implementing improved means of firefighter protection, including more frequent laundering of PPE after exposures. Read this article for more information.

The Importance of Cleaning SCBA Soft Goods and How the G1 SCBA Makes It Easy

The fire service industry and MSA recognize that clean PPE can help keep you safe. With the G1 SCBA, soft goods can be easily removed for enhanced cleaning protocols, to help support head to toe health. In addition, G1 Soft Goods Kits are available separately, to serve as a second set of soft goods. Read this article to learn more.

MSA + O2X EAT SWEAT THRIVE Workshop – Application Period Now Open!

MSA and O2X are pleased to announce another EAT SWEAT THRIVE workshop giveaway! Enter for your chance to win today!

Why Reusable Half-Mask Respirators Are a Good Option for the Fire Service and EMS

Firefighters and EMS personnel are on the front lines of community safety during this pandemic, so you need protective equipment that will help to protect your own health while you do your job. Read this blog post to learn more about reusable half-mask respirators.

Cross-contamination Protection and Additional SCBA Safety Measures for COVID-19

During the course of normal activities and the COVID-19 pandemic, cross-contamination can be a common concern for firefighters. Read this blog post to learn more about how MSA’s G1 Facepiece and G1 Second Stage Regulator were designed in order to reduce the potential for cross-contamination.