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Title Emerging health and safety issues in the volunteer fire service [electronic resource].

Imprint [Emmitsburg, Md.] : Dept. of Homeland Security, FEMA, U.S. Fire Administration : [Greenbelt, Md.] : National Volunteer Fire Council, [2008].


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  HS 5.202:V 88/2    ---  Available
Description iv, 31 p. : digital, PDF file
System Details Mode of access via the USFA web site.
Note Title from title screen of source document (viewed April 23, 2008).
"March 2008."
Summary Discusses emerging health and safety issues for volunteer fire fighters, including: cardiovascular disease, nutrition, physical activity, alcohol abuse, tobacco use, diabetes, stress management, safety measures, personal protective equipment, vehicle safety, and the role of the safety officer. Appendix includes sample "Volunteer fire company standard operating guidelines : safety officer."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 29-31).
Note "FA-317."
Subject Volunteer fire fighters -- Health and hygiene -- United States.
Volunteer fire fighters -- Wounds and injuries -- United States.
Volunteer fire fighters -- Protection -- United States.
Volunteer fire fighters -- Mortality -- United States.
Fire extinction -- United States -- Safety measures.
Volunteer fire departments -- United States -- Management.
Added Author United States Fire Administration.
United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency.
National Volunteer Fire Council (U.S.)
Other Form: Emerging health and safety issues in the volunteer fire service v, 33 p. (DLC) 2008377872 (OCoLC)265110174
Gpo Item No. 0520-F (online)
Sudoc No. HS 5.202:V 88/2

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