Projects Tag: Injury

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 2012 in Pennsylvania, a fire officer sustained injuries from a 45-foot fall during an aerial ladder collapse. The aerial ladder was being used for ladder pipe operations on fire in an auto repair shop. When the fire officer climbed…