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Volunteer firefighter council releases PPE guidance videos

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Greenbelt, MD – The National Volunteer Fire Council has released six new videos on the proper use and maintenance of personal protective equipment for firefighters.

The short videos, available on both NVFC’s YouTube channel and its equipment resources webpage, cover the following topics:

  • The importance of PPE during overhaul
  • PPE cleaning guidelines
  • Guidance on replacing PPE
  • Protective clothing and equipment standards
  • Securing grants for PPE
  • New PPE regulatory standards