The massive increase in summer wildland fires over recent years has meant that firefighters have had to adapt their PPE to these changing demands and conditions. Wildland fire boots, Apollo, are designed to offer cool comfort, with flame
retardant breathable textile panels together with high performing Dual Density Rubber soling technology and provide a fit for purpose solution for the growing prevalence of wildland fires.
Fire and Rescue Services can purchase Apollo Wildland Fire boots directly from the manufacturer Goliath Footwear (from UK stock) by contacting the sales team firstname.lastname@example.org or calling +44 (0)1274 860380
According to data obtained by PA Media Fire services recorded at least 24,316 wildfires in England from June to August 2022. This is almost four times the 6,213 in the equivalent period in 2021, and about two and a half times the 9,369 for June to August 2020.
Fire and rescue services continue to look for the most appropriate and high performing PPE solutions with footwear needing to withstand the sweltering temperatures and associated fire risks, resulting from a changing climate. With Fire and Rescue personnel working for very long periods of time in hot and dry conditions Wildland fire boots Apollo (F2AR1352) offer superior comfort and performance compared to traditional firefighter boots whilst meeting the latest firefighter protection standards EN ISO 15090 2012 F1PA HI3 P T CI AN SRC, CI, HI, HRO, WR, SRC.