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  1. NVFC Establishes Volunteer Firefighter Health and Safety Priorities

    Online Articles

    Fri, 11 Sep 2009

    produced the Volunteer Firefighter Health and Safety Priorities to provide ..... death. The Volunteer Firefighter Health and Safety Priorities are set forth ..... posters with the Volunteer Firefighter Health and Safety Priorities to every department

  2. Firefighter Health and Safety : The Ultimate Challenge: Surviving the Firehouse Diet

    Online Articles

    Tue, 14 Jan 2014

    Revamping the firehouse diet can dramatically improve the health and wellness of your firefighters, P. Jordan Steel writes.

  1. Firefighter Health and Safety : Tallahassee (FL) Firefighters Aid Colleague Who Suffers Cardiac Arrest - Fire Engineering

    Online Articles

    Fri, 22 Nov 2013

    Tallahassee (FL) firefighters came to the aid of one of their colleagues who suffered cardiac arrest while performing physical fitness training last week.

  2. NFPA Launches Firefighter Health and Safety Video Contest

    Online Articles

    Wed, 28 Mar 2012

    their fire company operationally demonstrating firefighter health and safety . According to NFPA, there were 73 firefighter ..... which occurred during fireground operations. Firefighter health and safety are key principles of NFPA, and these educational

  3. Understanding the Physical Effects of Firefighting

    Online Articles

    Thu, 20 Feb 2014

    The course reviews current research in firefighter health and safety as it pertains to the cardiovascular (CV) stress associated with structural fire suppression operations. Types, magnitudes

  4. Homeland Security Under Secretary Calls On Fire Departments Nationwide To Make Health And Safety A Priority

    Online Articles

    Tue, 21 Jun 2005

    health and safety. Brown joined the heads of 20 organizations in the first-ever National Stand Down Day for Firefighter Health and Safety . As Under Secretary of EP&R, Brown oversees the U.S. Fire Administration. "Too many firefighters are

  5. NVFC Conducting Survey to Identify First Responder Health and Safety Risks

    Online Articles

    Mon, 22 Mar 2010

    To identify and address  firefighter health and safety  risks, the National Volunteer Fire Council is updating its 2004 Emerging Health and Safety Issues in the Fire Service study and is seeking input from first responders across the nation. The survey will be open until May 1, will take 10-15 ...

  6. New Technologies Focus on First Responder "Capability Gaps" and Needs - Parts 1 and 2

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 17 Jun 2014

    By Mary Jane Dittmar Evolving technologies from DHS, USFA, NIST, and NIOSH aim at improving firefighter health and safety and operational efficiencies. Evolving technologies in the areas of communications and firefighter locator

  7. Fire Service Leaders Cultivate Relationships at CFSI Dinner

    Online Articles

    Sat, 17 May 2014

    Fallen Firefighters Foundation that recognizes organizations for outstanding leadership to advance the cause of firefighter health and safety . This year we honored a government agency (the Office of the Fire Commissioner for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

  8. Firefighting News: Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award Presented to Three Organizations

    Online Articles

    Wed, 2 Apr 2014

    outstanding contributions to firefighter health and safety . State Farm Insurance ..... the training program to firefighter health and safety , the Fire Commissioner ..... been a vocal advocate for firefighter health and safety both in Pennsylvania and