Personal Protective Equipment
Men and women who fight structural fires rely heavily on equipment. Currently, we are examining material technology, instruments to better detect heat stress, and improving self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBAs). Learn more about what we are doing to improve the PPE used by fire fighters.
- Page last reviewed: September 26, 2013
- Page last updated: November 12, 2015
- Content source:
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies (DSHEFS)