Founded in 1898, Bullard is a leading manufacturer of high-quality personal protective equipment and systems that are marketed worldwide. Product lines include thermal imagers, hard hats, firefighter and rescue helmets, supplied air respirators, powered air-purifying respirators, and air quality equipment. Bullard is a fifth-generation family-owned enterprise whose employees are committed to excellence in every product category. The Company, headquartered in Cynthiana, Kentucky, is led by CEO Wells Bullard. The Board of Directors has been led by Edward “Jed” Bullard since 1998
Black Diamond is a leading brand of performance protective footwear. Our highly acclaimed fire boots are used by fire departments around the world and are developed with the most durable materials and components to endure the high demands placed on firefighters.
Before you can save the lives of others, you must first protect yourself with firefighting equipment that gives you the confidence to concentrate on the task at hand – regardless of your mission. For almost 100 years, firefighters all around the world have trusted Dräger for reliable equipment, services, and training that are fit for purpose and based on real-world experience.
Ricochet is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and has more than 25 years of experience producing sophisticated, high-tech gear for the rigorous and specialized needs of the military, industrial chemical workers and emergency first responders. Ricochet's home office and manufacturing are located in a historic factory building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, home to a strong workforce of highly experienced and dedicated employees.
NightStick is an industry leader in task lighting solutions for 25 years with a reputation of providing high quality, rugged designs that stand up to the rigors of professional use. That means performance, durability and reliability is never compromised. Innovations such as Nightstick’s exclusive Dual-Light design, combining a flashlight and a floodlight into a single light with the ability to turn both on simultaneously for added versatility and safety, is altering the idea of what a flashlight is. Further evidence of this innovative thinking is shown by our complete line of Intrinsically Safe lights that have the highest safety ratings in the world.
After years of using products that could not withstand the torture handed out by todays fire service professional’s, three leaders in the fire service industry, set out on a mission to improve personal protective equipment. Combining with a street level firefighter, a textiles authority and an experienced fire service equipment distributor; Vanguard Safety Wear was born to improve the industry. The Vanguard Safety Wear team combines all three areas needed to develop, produce, and improve personal protective equipment.
KEY HOSE is located in Dothan, Alabama and has more than 30 years of specialization in the design and manufacturing of hose related to Municipal Fire Fighting, Industrial, Military, Marine, Mining, Agricultural, Irrigation, and Forestry applications. Key produces hose to meet NFPA, UL, MSHA, FM, FDA, and MIL‑H‑24606 standards.
Koehler BrightStar manufactures intrinsically safe flashlights, lanterns and headlamps that help professionals stay safe and get the job done. Celebrating 110 years this year, the company develops and ships safety approved products from Hanover Township, Pennsylvania. The company also serves the Firefighting, First Responders, EMS, Mining, Marine, Industrial, Manufacturing industries. These durable, reliable products are used in some of the darkest, most challenging environments all over the world.
American owned and operated
Gemtor, Inc. is an ISO 9001:2008 registered manufacturer of fall protection, confined space retrieval and rescue equipment. Their reputation for quality, customer service and fast shipping has made Gemtor one of the most recognizable names in the industry.
So, ". . . when your life is on the line™", you'll feel secure knowing your equipment has the Gemtor name on it.
Very well established at the national level, Tempest Technology is one of the leading manufacturers of fire and rescue equipment in the USA.
In 2017 the LEADER Group also one of the world’s leading suppliers of fire and rescue equipment purchased Tempest Technology. The LEADER GROUP is composed of 3 companies with complementary businesses: LEADER, BIOEX, and TEMPEST.