Projects Tag: Illinois

In 2012 in Illinois, a fire officer sustained injuries at a 2-½ story apartment building fire and then succumbed to the injuries at a local hospital. The NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program determined that rapid fire growth…
In 2011 in Illinois, a firefighter lost his life when he was struck by falling debris during an exterior wall collapse at a commercial building fire. During defensive operations, the victim and another firefighter went to move a ground ladder…