MAE-requalified cylinders puts firefighters at risk and violates NFPA, OSHA and NIOSH compliance.

The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) is warning firefighters not to use so-called “MAE-requalified” breathing cylinders. Studies show they can leak breathing air. They void manufacturer warranties. They don’t comply with standards from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). And they violate Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations.

Read the full ISEA press release: MAE-requalified cylinders puts firefighters at risk and violates NFPA, OSHA and NIOSH compliance.


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