The Cancer Threat in Firefighting

Studies show that firefighters have higher cancer rates than the general population. In a recent Code 3 Podcast titled The Cancer Threat in Firefighting, cancer prevention activist Brian McQueen discusses the occupational dangers and his own battle with cancer. A new video from the Boston Fire Department shares the cancer story of Firefighter Glenn Preston. A video from Firehouse shares the cancer story of Chief Jim Seavey, Sr. Find resources to reduce your risks of firefighter cancer at