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Improved Structure Firefighting Glove Fact Sheet and Video


The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) partnered with NanoSonic, Inc. and Shelby Glove to construct a new, improved structure glove that will provide the full range of protection firefighters need. This next-generation glove provides firefighters with enhanced dexterity, water repellency and fire resistance.

Watch the Improved Structure Firefighting Gloves Video

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Improved Structure Firefighting Glove Fact Sheet (2016) PDF 82.88 KB 05/19/2016
Last Updated: 12/26/2023
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