Preventing Fire Fighter Fatalities Due to Heart Attacks and Other Sudden Cardiovascular Events

September 2012
NIOSH Docket Number 199

The purpose of this Alert is to outline a program to reduce the number of on-duty fire fighter fatalities due to CVD that can be used by all parties interested in or responsible for the health of fire fighters.

Material Under Consideration

NIOSH Alert—Preventing Fire Fighter Fatalities Due to Heart Attacks and Other Sudden Cardiovascular Events; DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2007-133 – June 2007pdf icon [PDF – 1,134 KB]

Reviews

Peer Reviewers’ Comments – posted December 31, 2009pdf icon [PDF – 3,390 KB]

Response to Peer Reviewers’ Comments – posted December 31, 2009pdf icon [PDF – 4,917 KB]

Page last reviewed: September 11, 2012