(April 30, 2015) View our new Tailboard Safety Tip that focuses on how it is important to Investigate firefighter injuries, illnesses, fatalities and near misses. Have a discussion about your department’s safety and risk management processes and when you're done, keep the conversation going on Twitter by using #TailboardSafety.
The ninth of the 16 National Fallen Firefighter Foundation Life Safety Initiatives states: Thoroughly investigate all firefighter fatalities, injuries and near misses.
Discuss the following:
- Is your department investigating all firefighter fatalities, injuries, illnesses and near misses?
- If yes, discuss what has been learned and what positive changes have occurred.
- If no, what needs to be done to start the process
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