The U.S. Fire Administration’s annual report on firefighter fatalities in the United States is now available for 2018. Eighty-two firefighters died while on duty:
44 were volunteer firefighters; 33 were career firefighters; 5 were wildland firefighters.
The 2018 report identifies all on-duty fatalities to increase understanding of their causes and how they can be prevented.
– PUB DATE: 10/3/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: U.S. Fire Administration
Source: SEAFC National Fire News