NFPA: Heart attacks remain leading fire service killer in 2002

June 2003
Fire Chief;Jun2003, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p8
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Reports on analysis of firefighter deaths in 2002 by the National Fire Protection Association. Finding that heart attacks and motor-vehicle crashes cause more line-of-duty firefighter deaths than smoke, heat, flames or collapsing buildings. Figures cited; Total line-of-duty fatalities.


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