Fire Fighting

Examples of workplace safety hazards that can injure firefighters include:

  • Overexertion, lifting, awkward postures, and other physical stressors
  • Noise
  • Heat
  • Toxic chemicals in the air
  • Flammable atmospheres
  • Unstable structures
  • Confined spaces (e.g., during rescues)
Requirements Videos, Training and Prevention


Training Materials


For Groups

Publications, Handouts, Checklists

For topic-specific information, see also: