Lion’s MIGZ3 Brings Discreet Protection, Quick Response to Chem-Bio Incident Responders
DAYTON, OHIO – March 30, 2009 – Lion Apparel announced today the launch of the MIGZ3, the latest garment in its line of products to protect against chemical and biological threats. The two-piece ensemble is specifically designed for crowd and perimeter control and major incident response and is certified to National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1994 Class 3, 2007 edition. The MIGZ3 utilizes the latest in lightweight, selectively permeable GORE® CHEMPAK® fabrics and yields ultimate comfort while still protecting against the world’s worst threats.
"The MIGZ3 is ergonomically suited for law enforcement and offers a solution for mass casualty incident responders and counterterrorism teams,” said Tom Martin, product manager for Lion’s line of chem-bio garments. “We carefully considered the end users’ needs for job-specific functionality, mobility and comfort that would integrate with their existing tactical equipment and provide the maximum levels of safety.”
The MIGZ3’s key features include a patent-pending vapor skirt for improved vapor protection and dutybelt integration; an outerwear style design for discreet predeployment of assets; and adjustable straps and removable gloves and booties for optimum fit, comfort and mobility. For more about Lion’s chem-bio line of products, visit http://www.lionapparel.com/cbrn.shtml.
About Lion Apparel
Lion Apparel Inc. is a 111-year-old, family owned global company based in Dayton, Ohio, USA. Through offices in the U.S., Canada, U.K., Germany, France, Australia and Spain, Lion serves the uniform and personal protective equipment (PPE) and logistics requirements of police and fire departments, civilian government agencies, emergency services, and military organizations around the world. Each and every day, Lion fulfills the personal safety, readiness and identity needs of its customers around the world.