breathing apparatus

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Synonyms for breathing apparatus

a device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failure

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When we designed the G1 SCBA, we were guided by a single mission: To design and develop the most advanced, intelligent and user-friendly breathing apparatus the fire service has ever seen.
The department bought the breathing apparatus, used when firefighters enter burning buildings, in 2004.
Rebecca Johnston pictured with some of the breathing apparatus that Blyth manufacturer Drager UK has produced
For more information regarding Capital Safety's NEW DBI-SALA Delta[TM] REPEL[TM] Breathing Apparatus Full Body Harness Range call 1800 245 002 (AUS), 0800 212 505 (NZ) or visit www.
September 2010 - Mission to take over a fire engine, ladders, portable pump, 72 breathing apparatus sets, 93 breathing apparatus cylinders, 10 sets of hydraulic rescue equipment and 265 flash hoods.
He said: "Four off icers wearing breathing apparatus succeeded in extinguishing the f ire.
Originally it was reported that the woman's father was upstairs but officers in breathing apparatus established that this was not the case.
Firefighters, using breathing apparatus, tackled the fierce fire for over an hour.
Draeger has introduced its new breathing apparatus which it says is ideal for use in industrial applications requiring either a short-duration entry unit, airline emergency escape breathing apparatus or dual function unit.
Her body was discovered as firefighters wearing breathing apparatus fought their way into the burning vessel, which was moored at a marina.
can be operated as either a powered or non-powered air purifying respirator, an open-circuit self-contained breathing apparatus or a supplied-air respirator.
After Chornyj found nothing on the market outside of the bulky, single cylinder, self-contained breathing apparatus, he decided to design a better one.
Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus were called in and police were forced to close the road for up to five hours.
Steve, 22, plunged into the ground floor flat below wearing a full breathing apparatus kit on his back.
Two Green Goddesses and a breathing apparatus team attended the scene.