FIGHTING WILDFIRES

Wildland Firefighters conduct mop-up operations along a fire's edge. Image provided by US Forest Service Technology and Development Program.

Wildland Firefighters conduct mop-up operations along a fire's edge. Image provided by US Forest Service Technology and Development Program.

Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program (FFFIPP)

The NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program conducts investigations of fire fighter line-of-duty deaths to formulate recommendations for preventing future deaths and injuries.

For a comprehensive listing of FFFIPP reports, please search the Fatality Investigation Reports.

Page last reviewed: December 4, 2014