FIRE FIGHTER FATALITY INVESTIGATION AND PREVENTION
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Current Status, Knowledge Gaps, and Research Needs Pertaining to Firefighter Radio Communication Systems
Disclaimer: This report was prepared by TriData Corporation under contract with NIOSH. It should not be considered a statement of NIOSH policy or of any agency or individual who was involved.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) commissioned this study to identify and address specific deficiencies in firefighter radio communications and to identify technologies that may address these deficiencies. Specifically to be addressed were current and emerging technologies that improve, or hold promise to improve, firefighter radio communications and provide firefighter location in structures.
Table of Contents
Entire DocumentCdc-pdf [PDF 827 KB]
Table of ContentsCdc-pdf [PDF 167 KB]
AcknowledgementsCdc-pdf [PDF 159 KB]
Executive SummaryCdc-pdf [PDF 216 KB]
Chapter I – IntroductionCdc-pdf [PDF 132 KB]
Chapter II – MethodologyCdc-pdf [PDF 146 KB]
Chapter IV – Structure Communication IssuesCdc-pdf [PDF 252 KB]
Appendix A – Prioritized Project IssuesCdc-pdf [PDF 115 KB]
Glossary of Terms and AbbreviationsCdc-pdf [PDF 127 KB]
Master Reference ListCdc-pdf [PDF 187 KB]
Bibliographic References by Subject AreaCdc-pdf [PDF 155 KB]