USFA Releases 2014 Firefighter Fatalities Report

The U.S. Fire Administration has released the report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States in 2014, which analyzes the circumstances surrounding 91 on-duty fatalities to identify approaches that could reduce the number of firefighter deaths in future years. Download report. The report shows heart attack continues to be the leading cause of on-duty death. Find additional resources for focusing on health with the Heart-Healthy Firefighter Program.