All Discussions Tagged 'cancer' (17)

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"Getting it Done" Absurdity on Alabama Fireground

Video begs us to ask why isn't the message getting out and why is this thought to be okay in the first place? There’s little information…

Started by Bill Carey

69 Jul 10, 2012
Reply by Ben Waller

CFA in cancer timebomb claim at training complex

  There's a massive story unfolding here in Victoria (Australia) around claims that for many years, the CFA, at their fire training compl…

Started by lutan1

10 Dec 20, 2011
Reply by Fabulous Heather Days of Summer

Pink Cancer Awareness Engine

My fire company has recently completed the finishing touches on our PINK cancer awareness truck.  We took one of our engines and turned it…

Started by Ryan Belcher

21 Oct 10, 2011
Reply by Michael P. Burke

Is the cancer risk still twice as bad for firefighter's?

A New York Post article, dated November 11, 2006, quoted research that studied 110,000 firefighters worldwide that found they face up to…

Started by Mike Schlags (Captain Busy) Retd

4 Aug 21, 2011
Reply by John Crabbe

Save Your Life: Fire Station Sauna Justification

What is the best way to get rid of toxic chemicals including: pesticides? heavy metals? hydrocarbon residues? methyl-ethyl-death 1-2-di-fo…

Started by Mike Schlags (Captain Busy) Retd

6 Jun 24, 2011
Reply by Mike Schlags (Captain Busy) Retd

Would you be willing to give your life for others like the Japanese Firefighters?

Without question, the Japanese Firefighters are faced with a horrendous incident that keeps getting worse. One of the key tactics for no…

Started by Mike Schlags (Captain Busy) Retd

53 May 19, 2011
Reply by Mike Schlags (Captain Busy) Retd

FDNY Medical Officer Announces Rise in Cancer Rates Among Ground Zero Workers

SALLY GOLDENBERG and SUSAN EDELMAN The New York Post A city official for the first time is revealing a rise in cancer among firefighter…

Started by FFN WebTeam

0 Apr 6, 2011

Canadian Firefighter's Death Helps Raise Cancer Awareness

Waterloo Region Record When most of us think of the dangers firefighters face, we think of leaping flames or buildings that collapse fro…

Started by FFN WebTeam

0 Apr 5, 2011

Iodine Products: Can you still purchase them on the East Coast? Are they real? Be prepared... or not.

With the escalating nuclear problems in Japan, there is a chance that you may be asked questions about whether or not you should take Pota…

Started by Mike Schlags (Captain Busy) Retd

6 Mar 19, 2011
Reply by Mike Schlags (Captain Busy) Retd

Dallas Fire's Website Promotes Respiratory Safety ... Not Really

We just posted this on our blog site here at FireEmsBlogs - It's a cool photo, but don't you think it should be rep…

Started by SideCharlie

10 Jan 14, 2011
Reply by Gary Stevenson


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