Fire Helmets

The Basics of Fire Helmet Inspection

All PPE elements must be inspected regularly to ensure continued serviceability. Read this article to learn more about the information that should be documented when inspecting your fire helmet.

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Quiz – Which Style of Structural Fire Helmet Best Suits You?

Take our fun quiz to see which style of structural fire helmet best suits you based on your favorite firefighting movie, TV show, personal hobby, and more!

Video – How to Clean Structural Fire Helmets According to NFPA 1851

NFPA 1851 requires users to evaluate their PPE after each use to determine the appropriate cleaning level. We’ve put together a video to assist firefighters in performing the proper cleaning techniques.

Changes to NFPA 1951 that Impact Technical Rescue Helmets

Changing dynamics in the fire industry have given rise to changes in NFPA standards and, consequently, to changes in PPE designed to protect firefighters from hazards they encounter on the job. Read the full article to learn how this impacts Technical Rescue Helmets.

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.

The MSA Cairns® XF1 Jet-Style Fire Helmet Enhances Firefighters’ Operational Preparedness Level

The new, innovative MSA Cairns® XF1 Jet-Style Fire Helmet makes it possible for firefighters to transition from structural fire operations to rescue operations instantly when changing fireground conditions warrant. Read this blog article to learn more about the Cairns XF1 fire helmet and its benefits.

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.

MSA Cairns® Helmet Buying Guide: Why Cairns is the Right Choice for You

When choosing a Fire or Rescue helmet, it’s important to understand and take into account all of the key features that a helmet should provide. Download the MSA Cairns Fire Helmet Buying Guide to learn more about why Cairns is the right choice for you.

Download – 7 Steps for Cleaning your Structural Fire Helmet

A clean fire helmet can help keep yourself safe by decreasing your risk of exposure. Check out our 7-step guide on how to clean your fire helmet.