Heat Exhaustion
Heat Exhaustion

W. L. Gore & Associates
IAFC: Fighting Heat Stress Sudden Cardiac Events in the Fire Service: Understanding the Cause and Mitigating the Risk (PDF) U.S. EPA Excessive Heat Events Guidebook (PDF) U.S. EPA Excessive Heat Events Guidebook In Brief (PDF) FEMA Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives
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Online Training Resources
FETN Training Video: "Carbon Monoxide: The Odorless Killer"
(Windows Media Player required)'s Rehabilitation Training Slideshow (PPT)
Featured Article
3 heat-related threats to firefighters and how to fix them
When encapsulated in firefighting gear, heat-related illness can come fast and furious, here are measures to prevent and treat its three variations
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4 firefighters injured in historic NYC district fire - 09/14/2016 4 NY firefighters injured after brush fire - 09/06/2016 Off-duty Tenn. firefighter, military medic to be honored for saving infant - 08/29/2016 17 NY firefighters injured in 6-alarm blaze - 08/19/2016 15 NJ firefighters suffer heat exhaustion after massive fire - 08/11/2016
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Clinical Studies
Impact of a modern firefighting protective uniform on the incidence and severity of burn injuries in New York City firefighters Can firefighter instructors perform a simulated rescue after a live fire training exercise? Physiological evaluation of chemical protective suit systems (CPSS) in hot conditions

Heat Exhaustion News and Announcements
New Research Shows GOREĀ® Protective Barriers to be Best Choice for Reducing Firefighter Heat Stress Gore Protective Fabrics Expands Warranty Program in Further Support of Fire Industry LENTRY 2-Headed LED Light System: 56,000 Lumens
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