This year at FDIC in booth 1823, Fire-Dex will feature our Interceptor Package™, H41 Interceptor™ particulate blocking hoods and our game-changing TECGEN71 exclusive outer shell. These products were designed to address immediate and long-term occupational dangers, such as fireground carcinogens and overexertion.
Earlier this year, Fire-Dex released TECGEN71, our latest innovation in the fight for the health and safety of firefighters. TECGEN71 is a lightweight, durable outer shell designed to protect firefighters by reducing heat stress and cardiac fatigue endured on fire scenes and/or during fire training exercises.
Recent studies show daunting statistics about firefighters developing cancer while on the job or years after retirement. In fact, firefighters are 29% more likely to contract cancer in their lifetime than the general public. Additionally, it is well known that the number one cause of Line Of Duty Deaths (LODDs) is heat stress.