NFPA announces 68,085 U.S. firefighter injuries in latest report, reflecting third lowest injury rate since 1981

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) released the latest edition of its “U.S. Firefighter Injuries” report, which highlights data on injuries sustained by firefighters on duty in 2015. The statistics were collected from fire departments responding to NFPA’s annual U.S. Fire Experience survey.

Source:: NFPA – News Releases


Related Articles

Campaign increases awareness of the dangers of Carbon Monoxide exposure

By Lisa Braxton Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week is underway in many communities. The aim of the campaign is to raise…

Missouri summit thrusts home fire sprinklers into the limelight

By Fred Durso, Jr. Knowledge is power. That seemed to be the underlying tagline during the Missouri Sprinkler Summit, an…

Conference and Expo attendees “Hear the Beep” and head over to the NFPA booth

By Lisa Braxton This year’s FireShows™West Conference and Expo attracted more than 1,000 participants and many of them learned something…