Mayor calls attack on two Jacksonville firefighters “outrageous.”
Health and wellness lessons from South King County Fire Training Consortium.
The union says it's concerned about firefighters who were exposed to chemicals in firefighting foam and other unknown chemicals that burned.
Pettingill, 35, was hired on August 14, 2006 and was a second-generation firefighter.
PFAS chemicals have been a problem near military bases because it is an ingredient in a foam the military uses to fight liquid fuel fires.
We can take steps to avoid exposure to the contaminates deposited on our gear.
Legislation would authorize a comprehensive study of the personal protective equipment worn by firefighters to determine the identity and concentration of PFAS.
The video also features firefighters at the department that are cancer survivors explaining their personal experiences and why prevention is so important in the fight against the cancer epidemic among firefighters.
The Ladder 2 Officer, a fire fighter from Engine 1, and a fire fighter from Engine 5 fell into the basement.
A NIOSH team actually goes into the field on a wildfire in Idaho to test members of the Sawtooth Interagency Hotshot Crew on potential impacts to their overall health.