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Galls is “The Authority” when it comes to public safety equipment and apparel including Federal & Military gear, Federal & Military equipment and Federal uniforms and military tactical equipment. This section of our Blog in dedicated to you and your professions – Federal & Military. We hope to offer interesting current news and product spotlights to entertain and inform you of the trends and offers that impact your professions.

20 10, 2017

Fentanyl: Challenges as a First Responder & How to Protect Yourself

By | 2017-10-24T08:19:04+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, How To, Law Enforcement, Uncategorized|0 Comments

When you decide on a career as a first responder, be it police, fire, or medic, you understand the many dangers associated with this calling. Today there is a new danger to add to the list: Fentanyl. Fentanyl is a synthetic drug that is manufactured primarily in China and Mexico, and [...]

2 01, 2017

Plate Carrier Kits: 7 Reasons to Train with One TODAY

By | 2017-02-23T13:23:33+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Federal & Military, Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|0 Comments

Designed to be donned quickly and protect the most vital organs against advanced threats, plate carriers have become a necessity to Law Enforcement. Although plate carriers seem pretty straightforward, they require some preparation and training. Here are 7 reasons why you can’t procrastinate on either: […]

26 12, 2016

Everybody Say Cheese: 10 Tips to a Successful Team Photo

By | 2016-12-26T10:58:46+00:00 December 26th, 2016|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, How To, Law Enforcement|0 Comments

Your team has trained and worked hard together to the point you are each other’s second family. It’s only natural to want a group photo to save for posterity, but sometimes no one wants to pay for a professional photographer. That means the job goes to the most photographically inclined person [...]

9 12, 2016

9 Tips to Make the Best of Working the Holidays

By | 2016-12-09T10:35:23+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement|0 Comments

Working during the holidays is a fact of life with your profession. Holidays can include any special day: the big game, the season finale, the family milestone, etc. Even if you get the time off, a big event can result in you being recalled. While others get to spend time with [...]

23 08, 2016

3 Crucial Assets Every First Responder Should Have

By | 2016-11-15T09:44:19+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|Federal & Military, Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on 3 Crucial Assets Every First Responder Should Have

During active shooter or mass casualty events, first responders and bystanders already on scene are often the only hope of saving lives. Each bleeding victim can die from blood loss in less than five minutes and cannot wait for an ambulance to arrive. Even after medical teams arrive, medics must still [...]

24 06, 2016

Bates Launches Athletic, Lightweight Tactical Footwear

By | 2016-08-26T10:40:10+00:00 June 24th, 2016|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on Bates Launches Athletic, Lightweight Tactical Footwear

Bates SRT and SRT-7 offer a new generation of footwear for public service professionals. Designed with action-contoured DuraFLEX instead of conventional leather uppers, these boots and shoes move faster and take corners sharper, just like high performance athletic shoes. […]

18 12, 2015

Ways to Thank First Responders

By | 2016-01-22T10:10:25+00:00 December 18th, 2015|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement|Comments Off on Ways to Thank First Responders

As the holiday season quickly approaches, remember to thank those who perform necessary but often under-appreciated jobs. First responders are known to have one of the most straining jobs, taking a toll on the responder’s moral. Giving thanks is a great way to show first responders how much you care about [...]

21 08, 2015

The Honor Guard: Mourn, Remember and Honor

By | 2015-08-21T14:00:22+00:00 August 21st, 2015|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement|Comments Off on The Honor Guard: Mourn, Remember and Honor

The funeral ceremony has often served as a means of mourning, remembering, and honoring those who have passed, and as a country some of the most formal and revered ceremonies are held for those in military service, as well as police officers and civil servants. Those who carry out these ceremonies [...]

14 08, 2015

Body Armor Sizing and Measuring

By | 2016-08-26T10:48:09+00:00 August 14th, 2015|Federal & Military, Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on Body Armor Sizing and Measuring

Body armor is quite simply the most important piece of any law enforcement officer’s uniform. It saves lives. Unfortunately, when it doesn’t fit properly, your body armor can also be the most uncomfortable part of your uniform. However, with the correct fit, your body armor will not only be more comfortable [...]

7 07, 2015

Gear & Apparel for an Active Lifestyle

By | 2015-07-07T09:52:17+00:00 July 7th, 2015|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement|Comments Off on Gear & Apparel for an Active Lifestyle

Those with a particularly active lifestyle are always on the lookout for gear and apparel that support their activities. It’s not just about going for a jog, it’s about incorporating fitness, athleticism, and a general sense of activity into your life as a whole. Fortunately for you there are a wide [...]