The InterAgency Board (IAB) for Equipment Standardization and Interoperability is designed to establish and coordinate local, state, and federal standardization, interoperability, compatibility, and responder health and safety to prepare for, train and respond to, mitigate, and recover from any incident by identifying requirements for an all-hazards incident response with a special emphasis on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear or Explosive (CBRNE) issues.
|FEMA Preparedness Grants Authorized Equipment List|
The Authorized Equipment List (AEL), published by the FEMA Grant Programs Directorate, Department of Homeland Security, is used to determine equipment allowability under multiple grant programs as shown below. This version of the AEL applies to FY2005 and later Fiscal Years unless otherwise noted in the individual item data.
|Emergency Vehicle Safety|
Emergency Vehicle Safe Operations for Volunteer and Small Combination Emergency Service Organizations
|Law Enforcement Equipment Program|
The Law Enforcement Equipment Program facilitates the transfer of used law enforcement equipment to any American armed forces unit to be used to equip or train a friendly foreign police force. We simply act as a go-between for the American law enforcement community and the military.
Provides impartial, practitioner relevant, and operationally oriented assessments and validations of emergency responder equipment.
|International Safety Equipment Association|
SEA, the International Safety Equipment Association, is the trade association in the United States for companies that manufacture safety and personal protective equipment. Its member companies are world leaders in the design and manufacture of protective clothing and equipment used in factories, construction sites, hospitals and clinics, farms, schools, laboratories, emergency response and in the home.