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FIRE APPARATUS STRIKES CIVILIAN IN CALIFORNIA

A Chino man sustained major injuries after he was struck by a fire truck in...
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NIOSH ADVISORY ON USING MODIFIED MILITARY SURPLUS VEHICLES

Fire fighters may be at risk for crash-related injuries while operating military surplus vehicles that...
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Manual Adjustment of Automatic Slack Adjusters May Contribute to Unexpected Brake Failure on Automotive Fire Apparatus

NIOSH recommends that all fire departments operating fire apparatus equipped with automatic slack adjusters (ASAs)...
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FIREFIGHTERS UPSET OVER APPARATUS CONDITION

Volunteer firefighters in one area are so outraged over unsafe equipment that about twenty of...
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Technology Aids Apparatus Backing

We have often commented that backing accidents are almost always preventable and happen with frightening...
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Five Ejections, Three L.O.D.D’s A Deadly Month For Drivers and Passengers

After a year, 2009 where we saw a dramatic decrease in Line of Duty Deaths...
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THINK BEFORE YOU DRIVE!

Usually this time of year when the preliminary line of duty death statistics are released...
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Anthropometric Study Answers Size Questions

How big is a firefighter? While that sounds like a fairly simple and straightforward question,...
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Anthropometric Study Answers Size Questions by Gordon Routley

How big is a firefighter? While that sounds like a fairly simple and straightforward question,...
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