MSA Safety Incorporated is engaged in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that protect people and facility infrastructures. The Company’s geographical segments include Americas and International. The Company's products include breathing apparatus where self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) is the principal product, fixed gas and flame detection systems, portable gas detection instruments, industrial head protection products, firefighter helmets and protective apparel, and fall protection devices. Its safety products integrate a combination of electronics, mechanical systems and materials to protect users against hazardous or life-threatening situations. The Company's product line is used by workers around the world in a range of markets, including fire service, the oil, gas and petrochemical industry, construction, industrial manufacturing applications, utilities, mining, and the military. Its customers are in two categories: distributors and end-users.