NFPA 1901 2009 • NFPA 1901 2009 requires that equipment be restrained to protect fire fighters in event of an accident Captain’s Helmet Storage • Captain’s helmet is to be stored in Captain’s PPE compartment located directly behind Captain’s cab door. • Captain shall not store helmet in the cab. Engineer’s Helmet Storage • Engineer helmet will be stored in Compartment 4 with Engineer’s PPE. • Engineer shall not store helmet in the cab. Firefighter and FF/Paramedic Firefighter and FF/PM have Talon helmet brackets mounted on rear wall of crew cab Extra Rider Helmet Storage When needed, extra rider will store helmet in ceiling mounted compartment in crew cab on driver side directly above the rider’s seat. (compartment also contains narcotics safe). On-Scene Talon Helmet Bracket •Toe Clamps •Sliding Clamp Toe On-Scene Solutions Talon Helmet Bracket • Provides 9G retention for fire helmet per NFPA 1901 v. 2009 • TALON DOES HAVE PINCH POINTS!! • Deploy and remove helmet with both hands per video on following slide View Helmet Dock video on Hendersonfireonline.com Do not do this or… The Talon helmet bracket has pinch points. When the helmet is deployed or stowed with one hand, it is easy for firefighters hand to be caught under toe clamps.