• 08:00 am - 6:00 pm

How to buy body armor for EMS personnel

A cost-effective solution for EMS agencies on a tight budget may be a Police surplus Level II ballistic vest. In ballistic tests, used body armor performed as well as new according to …

Read More

Selection and Use of Ballistic Protection for Fire and EMS ...

Level IIIA vests can exceed $1,000 each; this begs the question as to what fire and EMS personnel should wear if they need body armor during a response or in their day-to-day duties.

Read More

Ballistic Protection for EMS Providers - NAR MKII Vest ...

A detailed overview of the Tactical Responder MKII Vest with side armor. This vest is made by North American Rescue and is specially designed for EMS provide...

Read More

Body armor for EMS: 4 success tips to fund through AFG

As of April 10, 2014 fire departments and EMS agencies are able to apply for grant funding through the Homeland Security Grant Program and Tribal Homeland Security Grant Program to purchase ballistic protective equipment for fire/rescue and EMS personnel.. Ballistic protective equipment is for response to active shooter and mass casualty incidents to support the entry of EMS personnel into a ...

Read More

Texas body armor and ballistic vest grant program

Funds may only be used to obtain body armor, including bulletproof vests, ballistic plates, and plate carriers. Match. There is no match requirement under this program. Project Periods. All projects must begin between Jan. 1 and Mar. 1, 2018. A project period …

Read More

Ballistic Protection | Emergency Medical Products

Arming yourself with Ballistic Protection is critical in dangerous situations - particularly in Tactical EMS. Help stay protected against projectiles with armor and helmets. Shop personal protection supplies online with Emergency Medical Products (EMP) today.

Read More

Vests give extra protection for the fire, EMS first ...

Vests give extra protection for the fire, EMS first responders. Brian Stanley, left, a Brookfield firefighter and EMT, and Walker, a firefighter and paramedic, sport their new armored vests ...

Read More

Fire and EMS Departments Outfit Crews with Body Armor ...

3 Falmouth Fire Department has body armor, helmets, and medical bags for each seat position on its fire and EMS apparatus. 4 The Manlius (NY) Fire Department has 20 ballistic vests in service that hold either steel or composite rifle plates and have MOLLE straps to attach equipment. [Photo 4 courtesy of the Manlius (NY) Fire Department.]

Read More

Grant for Body Armor? - Firehouse Forums - Firefighting ...

Grant for Body Armor? 02-11-2013, 07:34 PM. As the training officer, I was just hit up with the crisis du jour: shooter scenarios and Firescope's new approach, wherein fire department personnel enter the building with Law BEFORE the scene's been secured.

Read More

EMS Ballistic Vests – Cheyenne County Kansas Community ...

Ballistic Protection Vests Cheyenne County EMS was awarded a St Francis New Generation Fund Grant of $2500 in 2019. Cheyenne County EMS in collaboration with the Cheyenne County Sheriffs Department, Saint Francis Police Department, Cheyenne …

Read More

F1 UNIVERSAL FIRE CARRIER – One Size Body Armor Ballistic ...

The F1 is designed for Fire and EMS first responder personnel as a 1 size fits all alleviating the need to make sure you have a properly sized vest that fits if the situation warrants. When worn in conjunction with our NIJ 0101.06 certified Level IIIA soft armor panels inserted making this the perfect vest for dangerous domestic calls and ...

Read More

Roof Hooks to Body Armor, Grants Help Equipment ...

Roof Hooks to Body Armor, Grants Help Equipment Pennsylvania Fire Department - FirefighterNation - Leadership City council accepts two grants to …

Read More

Point Blank EMS Ballistic Vest Carrier

Point Blank EMS Ballistic Vest Carrier. Ideal for EMS personnel in High Threat Areas. The Hi Vis reflective EMS logo makes this vest carrier body armor accessory a safety necessity. Enough space for your gear and just the right adjustability for comfort.

Read More

Lynchburg EMS gets first set of ballistic vest, helmet ...

Hillsboro VFW Post 9094 Commander Rick Wilkin, center, tries on a ballistic medic vest this week at the post as Lynchburg Area Joint Fire and Ambulance District Chief Jeff Turner, left, and Sr ...

Read More

Fire / EMS Body Armor

FIRE / EMS BODY ARMOR. Meet the needs of firefighting professionals called to serve in dangerous situations with TheFireStore's high quality selection of Fire / EMS body armor products. Available in Level II & Level IIIA, our stock of extremely light, form-fitting ballistic vests offer improved fit, flexibility & …

Read More

What EMTs, paramedics need to know about EMS body …

This article, originally published May 18, 2016, has been updated with current information. Ballistic protection in the form of vests for EMS providers is becoming increasingly common as part of ...

Read More

Ballistic Helmet Funding: Grants, Part 1 - Hard Head Veterans

Video Credit: WatchGuard Video. Starting out. Grants are competitive. That means that to successfully apply for a grant, your application needs to be bulletproof (well, bullet-resistant), because there are many people competing for the same funds.To that end, you need to have the answers to these questions answered when you begin your application.

Read More

Grants Resources - FRG Grants | Homeland Security

Grants.gov was established as a governmental resource named the E-Grants Initiative, part of the Presidential 2002 Fiscal Year Management Agenda to improve government services to the public. Emergency Medical Services Grants. EMS1's EMS Grants section provides a comprehensive database of grants, news, information and resources to help EMS ...

Read More

Patrick Leahy Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) Program ...

Created by the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act of 1998, the Patrick Leahy Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) Program, administered by BJA, is a unique U.S. Department of Justice initiative designed to provide a critical resource to state and local law enforcement. Applications for FY 2021 BVP funds were accepted from April 29, 2021 until June 23, 2021.

Read More

The First Responder - Fire Armor Ballistics

The Armor Made With Firefighters In Mind. The First Responder is the complete solution for all emergency responders. The First Responder is designed by EMS / Fire Rescue personnel FOREMS / Fire Rescue personnel. Our vest provides the same level of threat protection as that used by Law Enforcement, but WITHOUT the look of a Law Enforcement vest.

Read More

Brownsburg Fire Territory gets bullet-proof vests and helmets

BROWNSBURG, Ind. — The Brownsburg Fire Territory announced on their Facebook that they have outfitted their firefighters and EMS personnel with ballistic vests and helmets. "For years, …

Read More

Carolina Ballistic® Selects Honeywell Spectra® Fiber

Honeywell today announced Carolina Ballistic, a leading global manufacturer of ballistic materials, will use Honeywell's Spectra fiber in the design and manufacture of new ballistic panels for civilian armor vehicles in Latin America, meeting a regional need for armored civilian vehicles that are lightweight but provide increased protection.

Read More

Highway Safety Grant Funding Guidance | National Highway ...

Implementing Guidance - Guidance published by NHTSA applicable to 23 U.S.C. Sections 406 and 408, and to Sections 1906 and 2011 of P. L. 109-59; and. NHTSA Order 462-6C - Matching Rates for State and Community Highway Safety Programs, November 30, 1993. To be allowable, costs must be necessary, reasonable, and allocable and Federal funds must ...

Read More

EMS gets ballistic protection | Local News | newstopicnews.com

EMS gets ballistic protection. Caldwell County Emergency Medical Services has taken a step toward a fairly new concept by equipping first responders with ballistic vests. EMS is no stranger to unpredictable calls and unforeseen circumstances, which is why Chief Dino DiBernardi believes the investment into 29 ballistic vests for Caldwell County ...

Read More

Implementing Tactical EMS in a Rural EMS Agency - JEMS

How a rural EMS agency implemented a tactical EMS program. The police officer was waiting for the EMS crew when they exited the ambulance. "We …

Read More