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Divers Beware: Training Dives Present Serious Hazards to Fire Fighters

June 2004
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2004-152
Cover page for 2004-152

Fire fighters who participate in dive training risk lung damage, illness, or drowning. NIOSH investigated fatalities that have occurred during these training exercises and developed recommendations to decrease these risks.

 
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