February 2008
Fire Chief;Feb2008, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p28
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The article offers information on the Firefighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program (FFFIPP) of the U.S. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). The purposes of the program are; to determine the characteristics of line-of-duty deaths (LODDs), to create recommendations for the prevention of deaths and injuries, and to establish prevention strategies. In addition, FFFIPP covers traumatic and cardiovascular injuries.


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