January 21

Six NIOSH reports today! Take care of yourselves and be careful! F2005-16 Jan 21, 2004 Captain suffers an acute aortic dissection after responding to two alarms and subsequently dies due to hemopericardium – Pennsylvania. F2004-08 Jan 21, 2004 Fire fighter suffers sudden cardiac death after emergency recall – Massachusetts. F2003-24 Jan 21, 2003 Fire fighter […]

January 20

Jan 20, 2014 Fire engineer suffers sudden cardiac death at shift change – California. Jan 20, 2007 After working three consecutive 24-hour shifts and fighting an extensive structure fire, a 47-year old career LT suffers sudden cardiac death during physical fitness training – California. Jan 20, 2005 Career captain dies after running out of air […]

January 19

Five NIOSH reports today, with no common theme. Keep your heads on a swivel and work to stay safe! Jan 19, 2012 Fire fighter suffers sudden cardiac death while performing driver/operator duties at a residential structure fire – New Jersey. Jan 19, 2011 Volunteer fire fighter caught in a rapid fire event during unprotected search, […]

January 14

The NIOSH reports for today are ALL the result of cardiac issues. Take care of yourselves and your crews! Jan 14, 2010 Fire fighter suffers sudden cardiac death during structure fire response – Mississippi. Jan 14, 2006 Volunteer fire fighter suffers sudden cardiac death about 50 minutes after fighting a grass fire – Kansas. Jan […]