FIRE FIGHTER FATALITY INVESTIGATION AND PREVENTION PROGRAM
Each year an average of 100 fire fighters die in the line of duty. To address this continuing national occupational fatality problem, NIOSH conducts independent investigations of fire fighter line of duty deaths. This web page provides access to NIOSH investigation reports and other fire fighter safety resources.
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Fatality Investigation Reports
To list all investigative reports completed for a particular state, click on the map.
The drop down boxes below allow for interactive queries of completed investigative reports. Select a state, incident year and/or Medical or Trauma Category from the selection boxes and click on Submit.
Recently Released Reports
- Page last reviewed: June 20, 2014
- Page last updated: April 19, 2016
- Content source:
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Division of Safety Research