No LODD’s reported by NIOSH today but FireFighterCloseCalls.com has several on the History Page. Included on the page is a report about the Millard Hotel fire in Omaha, NE in 1933. This fire claimed the lives of 7 firefighters and injured 17 others.
F2017-12 Feb 07, 2017 Fire fighter suffers cardiac arrest while driving home from fire station after responding to motor vehicle accident – Illinois. F2003-11 Feb 07, 2001 Fire fighter collapses and dies at the scene of residential fire – Florida.
F2005-24 Feb 06, 2005 Fire fighter dies after responding to a call – New York. F2000-14 Feb 06, 2000 Fire fighter dies at a single-family dwelling fire – Iowa.
F2001-24 Feb 05, 2001 Fire fighter suffers sudden cardiac death while exercising during his shift – California. 98-F06 Feb 05, 1998 Single-family dwelling fire claims the lives of two volunteer fire fighters – Ohio.
F2007-08 Feb 04, 2007 Career fire fighter dies when trapped by collapsed canopy during a two alarm attached garage fire – Pennsylvania. F2004-45 Feb 04, 2004 Fire fighter suffers sudden cardiac death after repacking a hose load on a fire engine – New Jersey.
Second day in a row without a NIOSH reported LODD. Firefighterclosecalls.com has reports of several including an incident in Syracuse, NY in 1939 that claimed the lives of 9 firefighters! Here is another story about this fire from Syracuse.com.
Another day without a NIOSH reported LODD, but FireFighterCloseCalls.com has reports of several on it’s history page.
F2014-11 Feb 01, 2014 Fire fighter suffers sudden cardiac death while working at a grass fire – Mississippi. F2014-03 Feb 01, 2014 Volunteer fire fighter killed rescuing injured construction worker when struck by collapsing cell phone tower – West Virginia. F2004-26 Feb 01, 2003 Fire fighter-engineer suffers sudden cardiac death while performing strenuous fire station […]
Three for three today for LODD’s due to cardiac related issues. Please take care of yourselves and each other! F2010-27 Jan 31, 2009 Driver/Operator suffers fatal heart attack while responding to structure fire – North Carolina. F2009-15 Jan 31, 2008 Captain suffers sudden cardiac death just after physical exercise and one day after fire training […]
No published NIOSH reports today so visit FirefighterCloseCalls.com’s history page for some LODD reports dating back to 1888.