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  1. National Fire Fighter Near -Miss Reporting System: Returning to Station

    Online Articles

    Fri, 21 Jan 2011

    Near misses at fire stations are nothing ..... and the "norm" becomes a near miss . Once you have read the ..... station that could lead to a near miss ? 2. What solutions are ..... 15 minutes to submit your near miss to www.firefighternearmiss

  2. National Fire Fighter Near -Miss Reporting System: Fatigue and Situational Awareness

    Online Articles

    Thu, 5 May 2011

    awareness can be affected, leading to poor decision making and near misses . This week's report describes just such an event that is ..... full report cites several factors that contribute to this near miss . Situational awareness is one factor, fatigue a second

  1. Tailboard Talk: Near Miss Reporting

    Online Articles

    Thu, 26 May 2011

    firefighters reported near misses , the fire service ..... per year. The Near - Miss Reporting Web site ..... contribute their near misses . We believe one ..... Administration’s near - miss system for pilots ..... problems causing near misses within one microcosm ..... mentality. Near - miss reporting, tracking

  2. 1,000 near misses posted in 2009

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Feb 2010

    year history, the National Fire Fighter Near - Miss Reporting System posted 1,000 reports ..... in 2005. Dennis Smith, chair of the Near - Miss Advisory Board, has announced that the Near - Miss Reporting System will reach out to an even

  3. Fire Service Industry News: Dr. Taylor Presents a New Way for Researchers to Analyze Near -miss Narratives

    Online Articles

    Tue, 29 Oct 2013

    mechanism of injury codes to near - miss narratives. Previously ..... at injury narratives. Near miss events reveal hazards ..... their consequences. Many near misses are potentially fatal ..... reporter died. Since near miss events happen more frequently

  4. National Fire Fighter Near -Miss Reporting System: Pole Sliding and Water Hazards in Station

    Online Articles

    Thu, 24 Jun 2010

    National Fire Fighter Near - Miss Reporting System database ..... without its share of near misses , injury producing events ..... Did you experience a near miss due to sliding down a ..... Visit and report your near - miss at www.firefighternearmiss

  5. Near -Miss Reporting Reaches Milestone: 1,000 Reports Submitted

    Online Articles

    Tue, 24 Oct 2006

    saving initiative. Near - miss reporting is taking lessons ..... Almost half of all near - miss reports involve fire ..... contributing factors to near misses . The field is self ..... National Fire Fighter Near - Miss Reporting System task

  6. NEAR MISS : LEARNING, NOT BLAMING

    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 1 Nov 2006

    There is a growing interest in near - miss reporting in our industry. This ..... firefighters doing the work. When our near - miss reporting and close calls recommendations ..... Report your closes calls and near misses . It is another way firefighters

  7. Implementing an LODD/Injury/Near -Miss Investigation Program

    Conference Sessions

    Wed, 9 Apr 2014

    Implementing an LODD/Injury/ Near - Miss Investigation Program Session # Format: Classroom Session (Single Speaker/1.45 HOUR) Ability Level Ability Level: Intermediate

  8. National Fire Fighter Near -Miss Reporting System: SCBA Malfunction

    Online Articles

    Thu, 7 Oct 2010

    This week's featured firefighting near - miss report starts as many near misses do. A firefighter performs a seemingly harmless action to ensure operational readiness. This action has been used countless times