HiVis Supply (www.HiVisSupply.com) donated 460 high visibility safety vests for the participants of “Big X 2016,” a North Texas-based training exercise sponsored by the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG). HiVis Supply teamed up with high visibility apparel brand, ML Kishigo to donate the ML Kishigo 3700 Series Incident Command Vests for event participants. Big X 2016 helps the growth, development and understanding of the critical roles of first responders, emergency managers, public health personnel, hospitals, volunteer organizations and more.
“It is with great pleasure that we are able to be a part of such an important event that helps save lives and increase the quality of life both directly and indirectly by the brave acts portrayed by the professionals participating in this exercise,” says HiVis Supply President, Donald Meeker.
“We’re very proud to be an exercise sponsor and it’s awesome that we were able to outfit these guys with some of our high visibility apparel, especially the ML Kishigo line,” says Meeker.
“Big X 2016” is a 16-county regional training exercise that will take place from November 11th to November 13th, 2016 at 40 different venues and emergency center operations centers throughout the North Central region of Texas. To learn more about “Big X 2016,” visit www.bigx2016.org.