No one knows how many firefighters have been diagnosed with cancer in the country, let alone the state or Dutchess County.
In the past five years, officials from the state to firemen associations, have recognized the prevalence of the cancer risk that career and volunteer firefighters face. And different organizations are taking steps to quantify the problem.
– PUB DATE: 11/20/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: Poughkeepsie Journal
Source: SEAFC National Fire News