GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® Garments for Ambulances and Search & Rescue

    Essential head-to-toe personal protection against viruses and bacteria found in blood and body fluids, as well as common chemicals found at accident scenes and in flooded environments.


    Explore the high-level protective benefits of this technology application.


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    A liquid-proof technology engineered to provide penetration resistance to virus and bacteria found in blood and body fluids

    Garments with GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® laminates are durably waterproof as well as resistant to chemicals commonly found at accident scenes, floods and other environments.

    Crucial for emergencies, GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® laminates are highly breathable, enabling perspiration to escape, which helps responders manage heat stress better.

    Lightweight and flexible, GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® garments allow wearers to move quickly and with agility to various rescue situations.

    GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® laminates are durable - resisting flexing and abrasions.

    When combined with a flame-resistant outer material, garments with GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® moisture barriers are ideal for protecting Technical Rescue workers from flash fire and incidental flame exposure.


    The preferred choice for emergency medical services and first responders, lightweight garments with GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® laminates provide optimal protection against viruses and bacteria in blood and body fluids as well as common chemicals found at accident scenes. 

    GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® fabric was engineered specifically to offer durable resistance to penetration from pathogens in blood (including blood infected with HIV, hepatitis B and C), body fluids, and commonly occurring chemicals. It is highly abrasion-resistant for physically demanding environments. Garments made with GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® fabric allow perspiration to escape and keep the wearer more comfortable, and able to focus on their response. 

    For essential head-to-toe personal protective equipment, garments with GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® laminates set the industry standard. 


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    The technology has been developed with real-work situations in mind, so that hard-working professionals in challenging environments can stay protected, and simply focus on their important work.

    GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® moisture barriers are tested in accordance with ISO 16604/ASTM F 1671, procedure C, SOP-12-013. Waterproofness: garments far exceed the requirements of EN343; ISO 14369 (rain tower) or garment norms EN469, ISO 14116, ISO 116212

    Firefighters: EN 16689, EN 469: Protective clothing for firefighters

    Ambulance personnel: DGUV Regel 105-003, EN 343, EN 20471

    Technical Rescue personnel: EN 16689, ISO 18639

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