'Revolutionary rescue suit unveiled.(Fire 2004)

Cosalt:Ballyclare, the PPE and clothing solutions company, will officially unveil its "revolutionary" new urban rescue suit on stand 15 at Fire 2004.

Its aim is to provide firefighters with a lighter, more flexible uniform option that still maintains high protection levels for rescue situations where the current kit may hinder movement and, ultimately, lessen performance.

The innovative piece of kit, which is a proposed addition to the current PPE offering, has been in design and development for over 12 months.

Ian Callaghan, National Account Director for the fire division at Cosalt:Ballycare, said: "As one of the UK's leading providers of firefighter PPE and uniforms, we recognise the need to stay one step ahead of the ever changing needs of our firefighters. …

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