For the sake of both our firefighters' health and the financial toll on our organizations, it pays for departments to have an early-stage cancer screening program, says Todd LeDuc.

The Seattle (WA) City Council has approved $8M to buy and prepare the site for a new Fire Station 1 to replace the department's infamous "Cancer House," according to a report.
Health & Safety

If we are serious about preventing cancer among first responders, we must prioritize changing the way we view sleep. The fire service must normalize the need for sleep in the same way it has normalized the use of self-contained breathing apparatus, writes Dena Ali.