HeatSeeker Technology Moves to Save Firefighters' Lives

02/01/2012
By MICHAEL ROBINSON HeatSeeker Technology & Design, LLC, based in Knoxville, Tennessee, is committed to saving the lives of firefighters around the globe by producing products that assist in rehabilitation on emergency scenes. Multiple studies have been conducted that have evaluated the causes of firefighter injuries and deaths as well as the amount of money spent on treatment and replacement because of lost time. As a result, HeatSeeker Technology & Design, LLC is making rehab a tactical consideration. More firefighters suffer line-of-duty deaths (LODDs) from heart attacks than from any other cause; the second leading category is slips, trips, or falls. Although the two categorie...

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