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News story: military trying to improve gear for women

 
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 22, 2011 4:23 pm    Post subject: News story: military trying to improve gear for women Reply with quote

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Associated Press story about the military seeking to design uniforms/body armor to fit women properly.
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 22, 2011 5:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's not a problem confined to the military unfortunately. It's really hard to find structural firefighting gear that fits women too and it hampers our ability to do the job just as bad.
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