Structural Firefighting Protective Helmets
When working a profession in a field where your head needs protection from falling objects or your eyes need protection from projectiles you want a helmet that can provide both.
In the firefighting profession city of Mobile fire fighters are issued protective helmets that are designed to be tough for structural firefighting.
Firefighting protective helmets are designed and certified to meet the National Fire Protection Association standard 1971 Specifications of the 2007 Edition for Structural Fire Fighting.
A firefighters Helmet is made from duraglas fiberglass and high temperature resin composite materials that make the fire helmet really tough and durable to help prevent cracking, chipping and lightweight.
The helmet also has protective flaps that helps give extra protection to the ears and neck from heat and fire.
Other features include an adjustable head band, padded interior, chin strap, retractable protective shield, and highly reflective tape for visibility, the firefighter’s company number on front, and the American eagle in front on top to point the way.
Firefighter Farmer of ladder truck 5 received a new helmet recently and had to retire his old helmet because it had suffered a few hairline cracks from falling debris.
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