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More than 100 firefighters die in the line-of-duty in the us each year and over 80,000 are injured this study examined all firefighter fatality. Research incident analysis software manufacturers, distributors, resources, and products for firefighters, firerescue, and the fire service learn about. An analysis of pertinent physiological data concerning cardiovascular and chemical exposure risks associated with firefighting activities the goal is to provide. In this paper, we analyze an approach for automating a large portion of the firefighters' standard communication, making feedback implicit. J burn care res 2016 may-jun37(3):191-5 doi: 101097/bcr 0000000000000225 cardiac fatalities in firefighters: an analysis of the us fire.
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