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In accordance with the 2014 edition of NFPA 1851, Standard on Selection, Care, and Maintenance of Protective Ensembles for Structural Fire Fighting and Proximity Fire Fighting, all Independent Service Providers (ISPs) are required to be verified to the most current edition of the standard within six months of the effective date of the standard, which is August 21, 2013.

The independent companies listed here have attended the training classes held at the Globe factory in Pittsfield, New Hampshire:

Atlantic Bunker Gear Services, Inc. - Hebbville, NS

Certified Ensemble Services - Kelowna, BC 

ECMS, Inc. - La Mirada, CA

ECMS, Inc. - Las Vegas, NV

ECMS, Inc. - Oakland, CA

ECMS, Inc. - Phoenix, AZ

ECMS, Inc. - Salt Lake City, UT

ECMS, Inc. - Seattle, WA

Elite Uniforms, Inc. - Huntley, IL 

FireService Management, LLC - Livonia, MI 

Fire Service Management LTD - Toronto, ON

Fire W.I.R.E. - Albuquerque, NM

Gear Wash LLC - Milwaukee, WI

Georgian Firegear Service -  Barrie, ON

Gloves, Inc. - Austell, GA

Inservus Management Systems - North Bay, ON

Insurance Restoration Specialists, Inc. (IRS) - Monroe Township, NJ 

Marken PPE Restoration - N. Las Vegas, NV 

Maryland Fire Equipment Corp. - Rockville, MD 

Minerva Bunker Gear Cleaners Corp. - Charlotte, NC

Northwest Safety Clean - Portland, OR & Kent, WA

Rainbow Cleaners - Bogota, NJ 

Sani Gear Fire - Kitchener, ON 

Scott's PPE Recon - Lodi, CA 

Solutions of New Orleans - Violet, LA 

The companies listed have met the following criteria:

  • Personnel have successfully completed third-party verification for cleaning, inspection, and repairs, as required by NFPA 1851 Standard on Selection, Care, and Maintenance of Protective Ensembles for Structural Fire Fighting and Proximity Fire Fighting, 2014 Edition
  • Personnel have successfully completed Globe offered NFPA 1851 training, on location

It should be noted that this list does not constitute nor imply an endorsement; users should make their own assessment of the company being considered. The 2014 edition of NFPA 1851 does not allow for anything other than verified ISPs and users should ask to see the third-party verification documentation. For scope of verification, contact information, and date verification was issued, you may view the corresponding third-party certificate available at the verifier's website:

UL Online Certificates Directory


Intertek Online Certificates Directory

One way to evaluate services being considered is to request names and contact numbers of fire departments who have used the ISP under consideration in the past. 

Globe continues to perform its own repairs and warranty work and does not warranty any work not performed by Globe Manufacturing Company, LLC.


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