Fire Fighter Job Hazards
Exposures to smoke, chemicals, falling debris, and the fire itself can make fire fighting dangerous. These are just a few, among other, job hazards that fire fighters contend with daily.
Learn more about our current projects, published research, and conference presentations that focus on job hazards among fire fighters. There are many differences in the conditions and exposures among structural versus wildland fires. Because of this, we separated our information based on these categories.
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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