FIGHTING WILDFIRES

Wildland firefighter Hotshot crew digs fire break along ridge line. Image provided by US Forest Service Technology and Development Program.

Wildland Firefighter Hotshot crew digs a fire break along a ridge line. Image provided by US Forest Service Technology and Development Program.


Health Hazard Evaluations (HHE’s)

NIOSH conducts Health Hazard Evaluations (HHE’s) to find out whether there are health hazards to employees caused by exposures or conditions in the workplace.

For a comprehensive listing of HHE reports please search the HHE Database.

Recent Wildland Firefighting Related HHE's
Page last reviewed: November 5, 2019