About PPE 101

PPE 101 is dedicated to providing firefighters with the latest personal protective equipment research and information.

Sponsored by Globe Turnout Gear and DuPont, the site features resources for online training, product certifications, news and tips. It also highlights the latest in PPE technology and science, chronicling the evolution of the products that keep firefighters safe as they protect their communities. Register now to stay informed on the latest in PPE.

Globe Firefighter Suits


Education & Training

Register for Globe's online training course on Personal Protective Equipment Advanced Care and Cleaning, the best resource on how to adhere to the regulations set forward by NFPA 1851.

Learn how to properly care for your turnout gear and how often it should be inspected with an easy to follow program that follows the NFPA's 1851 code chapter by chapter.

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A New Dimension in Fit

Globe G-XTREME 2012 G-XTREME 2012: Fit Matters
See how a new era in firefighter suit is designed to move the way the human body moves: without restriction. Firefighters come in a remarkable range of shapes and sizes, and having gear that fits correctly enables you to perform your job to the maximum of your ability — without extra bulk and without compromising movement.