LODDs' Real Tragedy Is Their Easy Prevention

Mike Chiaramonte
December 2004
Fire Chief;Dec2004, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p22
Trade Publication
Calls on fire fighters, officers and chiefs to adopt a sincere attitude of zero tolerance for line-of-duty deaths. Education of fire department leaders; Prominence of motor vehicle-related line-of-duty fatalities; Importance of establishing safety standard operating procedures in all fire departments; Definition of emergency; Heart- and stress-related deaths; Health and wellness programs.


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