Login To Your Account

 

Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program



Uploaded by: Kyle Clocksin on 09/12/2013

Author: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Publication Date: 12/1/2010

Publication Source: www.niosh.gov

Summary: The NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program conducts investigations of fire fighter line-of-duty deaths and injuries to formulate recommendations for preventing future deaths and injuries. The program does not seek to determine fault or place blame on fire departments or individual fire fighters but to learn from these tragic events and prevent future similar events. The Program Objectives are: • Better define the characteristics of line-of-duty deaths among fire fighters • Develop recommendations for the prevention of deaths and injuries • Disseminate prevention strategies to the fire service.


Keywords: case studies,firefighter,firefighter safety,NIOSH (National Institute for Occupational Safey and Health),worker fatality,fatality,injury prevention,fatality prevention,traumatic injury,fire investigation,incident investigation,firefigher training,firefighter injury,investigation reports,firefighter fatality


Download File PDF

 

What is the BOK?

The Body of Knowledge project is dedicated to creating a living reference that represents the collective knowledge of the Safety, Health and Environmental profession. While the preliminary work has begun, there is still more to do. The purpose of this website is to introduce subject areas that will eventually be part of the Body of Knowledge, and to gather feedback on the future direction, and ongoing assessment of what needs to be completed.

No news articles found.

 

It's OK to get Social with the BOK folks:

twitter facebook linkedn
 

Now is the time.

Contribute your knowledge and be a part of something big.

© 2014 Safety, Health and Environmental Body of Knowledge. All Rights Reserved.