NIOSH Releases Firefighter LODD Reports

04/05/2011
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) recently released a number of firefighter fatality investigative reports. These reports are freely accessible on the NIOSH Web site and can be incorporated into your fire training as lessons learned to help prevent future firefighting tragedies.The recently released reports include:A Pennsylvania volunteer firefighter who died from a cardiac event after fire suppression training (http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/fire/reports/face201021.html);A Kansas career firefighter killed while conducting a search during a house fire (http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/fire/reports/face201013.html );A volunteer firefighter in West Virginia who drowned af...

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