What if we find that our bunker gear not only has PFAS chemicals in it but they can affect us and we have been doing nothing about it?
IFD becomes first fire department in the country to integrate advanced ozone technology into a comprehensive, in-house, fire gear maintenance, management, and repair program.
Learn more about our gear from Professor Graham Peaslee and Attorney Robert Bilott.
A release from Notre Dame News examined new research that found "forever chemicals" in turnout gear poses a risk to firefighters.
Jacksonville Fire Chief Keith Powers talks about seeing his injured firefighters after the explosion on a burning ship.
These particular PFAS have been linked to thyroid disease, hypertension, immunosuppression, kidney cancer, and testicular cancer.
13 departments will each receive four sets of state-of-the-art turnouts and four helmets.
The latest in virus response from West Metro Fire Rescue, Colorado.
The goal of this study was to quantify the airborne and personal protective equipment (PPE) contamination levels of these compounds during controlled residential fires in the U.S., and to evaluate gross-decontamination measures.
This story is part of an ongoing investigation by The Associated Press, the PBS series FRONTLINE and the Global Reporting Centre that examines the deadly consequences of the fragmented worldwide medical supply chain.