NIOSH Reports on Rollover, Collapse Deaths
- Line-of-Duty Deaths. // Fire Engineering;Sep2005, Vol. 158 Issue 9, p52
Cites several firefighters who died in the line of duty in the U.S.
- Fire fighter fatalities 1998-2001: overview with an emphasis on structure related traumatic fatalities. Hodous, T. K.; Pizatella, T. J.; Braddee, R.; Castillo, D. N. // Injury Prevention (1353-8047);Aug2004, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p222
Objective: To review the causes of all fire fighter line-of-duty-deaths from 1998 through 2001, and present recommendations for preventing fatalities within the specific subgroup of structure related events. Methods: Fire fighter fatality data from the United States Fire Administration were...
- A fire department's duty to death. Schmidt, Vicki // Fire Chief Expert Blog;9/24/2013, p2
The article focuses on the challenges faced by firefighters when they experience line-of-duty deaths. It mentions that despite a lot of time spent on disaster planning, most times firefighters' lives are still threatened while saving other people. According to the author, their duty to death is...
- The Fire Fatality: Working Together to Find the Cause. Streich, Jerry // Minnesota Fire Chief;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p38
The article discusses the need to address concerns related to fire fatality in the U.S. The occurrence of deaths and injuries in the country between 1992 and 2001 due to fire is reported. Reasons behind the need for fire officers to conduct proper investigation concerning the occurrence of fire...
- Line-of-Duty Deaths. // Fire Engineering;Dec2006, Vol. 159 Issue 12, p42
The article reports on deaths involving firefighters in the U.S. during the performance of their duties. The incidents happened from September 22 to October 31, 2006. Firemen included Lieutenant Ronald Phillip Allen Jr., Firefighter John A. Beyer, Junior Firefighter Christopher Allens Bodkins...
- Line-of-Duty Deaths. // Fire Engineering;Oct2005, Vol. 158 Issue 10, p50
Provides information pertaining to the line-of-duty deaths of the officials in the fire departments in the U.S. Details of the caused of the official's death.
- Line-of-Duty Deaths. // Fire Engineering;Nov2004, Vol. 157 Issue 11, p46
This article presents information regarding several personalities who were associated with fire departments in the U.S. Roberi E. Woolf, 63, firefighter, and former chief of Phillipsburg Fire Department, Ohio, died on August 25, 2004. He was working at the lire department's fund-raising event....
- Taking the Heat. Slawsky, Richard // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);12/20/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 25, p1
The article focuses on the work of firefighters at the World Trade Center towers during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The attacks killed nearly 3,000 people, including 343 New York firefighters. That catastrophe by the worst disaster in the history of firefighting created a new...
- National Fallen Firefighters Foundation offers line-of-duty death training program. // Fire Engineering;May2000, Vol. 153 Issue 5, p42
Reports that the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation in the United States offers line-of-duty death training program. Aim of helping senior fire officials deal with line-of-duty deaths; Funding for the program.