De Soto (MO) Rural Fire Protection District Fire Lieutenant/Fire Marshal Ron Wehlage, Jr., 40, was found deceased in his home.
A veteran Manchester (NH) firefighter was hospitalized after going into cardiac arrest at the scene of a fire, according to reports.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Dr. Donnie Hutchinson reviews some of the factors that contribute to firefighter well-being, including fitness, nutrition, and work-life balance.
Jackson (ME) Lieutenant Harold “Eddie” Moore, Jr., 42, went into cardiac arrest following the response to a fire call.
Helping other people is a way of life for Chris Hagan. But 22 years ago, Hagan was the one who needed help, as he worried about how to pay bills while waiting for a heart transplant.
Now is the time for firefighters to cultivate good habits to help relieve occupational stress, says Todd LeDuc.
We need to do a better job educating our firefighters and health care providers alike that routine monitoring of blood pressure is essential for firefighter survival.
Are you hoping that your luck will help you survive the fire service? Tony Carroll says it's better to plan when it comes to firefighter wellness.
Imagine the alarm if 59 firefighters died over the course of year during roof ops. But it's not operations that are killing our members--it's heart issues.
A report on findings of a study in which Philly firefighters participated and a link between work stress and surges in blood pressure was observed.