Pindelski, Jeffrey
February 2006
Fire Chief;Feb2006, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p58
Trade Publication
The article reports on the proposed revisions to the National Fire Protection Association 1981 equipment, Open Circuit Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus. The revisions aim to minimize firefighter deaths and injuries related to inadequate respiratory protection. The revisions will focus on electronics testing, compliance to chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear agent standards, heads-up display parameters, communication capabilities and interoperability.


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