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September 25, 2017

"I have no ambition in this world but one, and that is to be a fireman. The position may, in the eyes of some, appear to be a lowly one; but we who know the work which the fireman has to do believe that his is a noble calling. Our proudest moment is to save lives. Under the impulse of such thoughts, the nobility of the occupation thrills us and stimulates us to deeds of daring, even of supreme sacrifice."

 
Chief Edward F. Croker, FDNY
circa 1910



Working To Death: Leading Causes Of Death Among First Responders
Updated On: Nov 10, 2013

from IAFF

"Working to Death" is a series of articles in the International Fire Fighter that examine the health risks fire fighters face. More importantly, the series looks at what can be done to prevent fire fighter deaths and illustrates how some are improving the health and safety of fire fighters.

1st in series: Heart Attacks Remain Biggest Health Risk

2nd in series:  Vehicle Accidents: Deadly But Preventable

3rd in series:  Fighting Fires. Fighting Cancer


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