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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Firefighter%27s_helmet

For centuries, firefighters have worn helmets to protect them from heat, cinders and falling ..... Leather Fire Helmet at A History of Central Florida Podcast ...

www.firerescue1.com/gear-gadgets/articles/134917018-Tradition-history-of-the-American-firefighting-helmet

To the average citizen, the fire helmet can be a status symbol or just something really interesting to wear.

americanhistory.si.edu/collections/search/object/nmah_1335136

Description: The traditional American leather firefighter's helmet with its distinctive long rear brim, frontpiece, and crest adornment was first developed around ...

www.fireengineering.com/articles/2008/06/the-history-of-firefighter-personal-protective-equipment.html

Jun 16, 2008 ... An important part of this equipment is the firefighter's personal protective equipment (PPE): coat, pants, hood, helmet, boots, gloves, breathing ...

www.firedex.com/blog/2014/08/26/origins-fire-helmet

Aug 26, 2014 ... The firefighter helmet is one of the most iconic symbols of the emergency service ... Tagged: fire helmet, fire history, firefighter gear, turnout gear.

www.core77.com/posts/19203/tradition-vs-progress-the-art-of-the-american-fire-helmet-19203

May 2, 2011 ... There is an old adage in the firefighting community that the profession is 150 years of tradition unimpeded by progress. The original fire helmet, ...

frozenleather.blogspot.com/2010/12/history-of-leather-helmet.html

Dec 1, 2010 ... The History of The leather Helmet. This History article is brought to us by Steve Shreck from the State Fire Marshals Office It is somewhat long ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/escape/timefire.html

Turnout gear, or the protective clothing worn by fire fighters, has come a long ... By 1979, when NFPA issued its Standard on Structural Fire Fighter's Helmets, ...

www.poseidonrescue.com/blogs/news/16121383-the-history-of-the-fire-helmet

Aug 28, 2014 ... If you could point to one item of clothing that clearly distinguishes the firefighter, it would be the helmet. The fire helmet was first introduced in.