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2010-08-12 07:45:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Draeger Safety Inc. today introduced a new single exposure, disposable, Level A gas-tight chemical protective suit for hazardous materials (hazmat) incidents. Called the Draeger CPS 5900, the fully-encapsulated suit is specially designed to provide complete protection against hazardous gases, liquids and particles. Draeger offers a wide range of proven and innovative products for fire and emergency services with a focus on personal safety and hazard...

2010-07-15 07:45:00

PITTSBURGH, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Draeger Safety Inc. announced today that L. N. Curtis & sons will be a new distributor of Draeger emergency responder equipment in thirteen western states in the United States. As a non-exclusive primary distributor, L. N. Curtis & sons will handle sales, delivery and service for all Draeger products sold to state and local municipal fire departments and law enforcement responders, and to U.S. Federal Forest Services in the Western United States....

2010-04-06 10:00:00

PITTSBURGH, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Draeger, a leading international company in the fields of safety and medical technology, will sponsor a webinar for firefighters and first responders on the dangers and long-term effect of hydrogen cyanide (HCN) and carbon monoxide (CO). Scheduled for June 8, 2010 at 8:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time, the webinar will be presented by Captain Rick Rochford, a 26-year veteran of the Jacksonville, Florida Fire Rescue Department. The presentation on 'Unmasking...

2010-03-31 10:00:00

PITTSBURGH, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Like many fire departments in the nation today, the Omaha Fire Department has a predominantly young force that needed thorough training to learn and understand the complexities of fire behavior. In order to upgrade the department's live fire training program for both rookie and experienced firefighters, the department selected the Draeger Swede Survival System to train all 684 firefighters on the force. The Draeger Swede Survival System is a special...

2009-05-28 16:49:00

PITTSBURGH, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The new Draeger Tubes & CMS Handbook - 15th Edition used for years as a reference source by industry professionals for soil, water and air investigations as well as technical gas analysis is now available for distribution. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090528/NE24126 ) The new Draeger Tube & CMS Handbook contains optimized graphics of the Draeger Tubes and uses spiral binding to allow the user to better handle day-to-day work. All...

2009-05-28 16:27:00

PITTSBURGH, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Draeger is expanding its family of single gas detectors with the launch of the Draeger Pac 3500 and Draeger Pac 5500. Designed for personal protection, these gas detectors measure the concentration of oxygen, carbon monoxide or hydrogen sulfide in the air. The Draeger Pac 3500 has a lifespan of approximately two years and the Draeger Pac 5500 has an indefinite lifespan with proper maintenance and servicing. Both instruments use minimal battery power and need...

2009-05-28 16:14:00

PITTSBURGH, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The London Fire Department has placed a major order with Draeger for both breathing apparatus and monitoring systems. Representing a significant level of investment, even for the UK's largest firefighting service, the order also reflects a major commitment on behalf of both parties to work closely together to ensure even greater protection for England's leading fire Department. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090528/NE24114 ) This...

2009-05-28 16:06:00

PITTSBURGH, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Draeger is pleased to announce the introduction of the new Multi-Gas Plus cartridge to fit our X-plore 3300/3500/5500 twin filter masks. These cartridges are unique because they do not carry the "escape only" designation for H2S protection, and can be used to work in environments up to 100ppm (IDLH level), providing proper change out schedules and OSHA guidelines are followed (service life graphs are available). This cartridge utilizes the same low-profile,...

2009-05-28 15:59:00

PITTSBURGH, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The best respiratory protection is useless if it is not worn. When developing the new X-plore 1700 series, Draeger dedicated special attention to ensuring that the mask was both easy to handle and that the comfort of the wearer was maximized. While offering extremely low breathing resistance, their high filtering performance has not been compromised. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090528/NE24067 ) It is a well documented fact that,...

2008-08-12 09:01:36

Draeger Medical, Inc. today announced initial installations of its new Infinity(R) M300 patient-worn monitor. The new Infinity M300 system provides the performance of a full-size patient monitor, packaged in a compact patient-worn telemetry device for adult and pediatric patients. This new design supports hospitals in their initiatives to mobilize patients as early as possible to accelerate the healing process and provide a consistent level of monitoring care while mobile. The first U.S....


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