These Factsheets define what cancer is, how we in the fire service can reduce our exposures and modify risk factors associated with occupational cancer. This along with other steps and procedures to reduce the exposure to fireground carcinogens and toxicants that may lead to occupational cancer. In addition, the Factsheets also share how to provide support with those diagnosed with this diabolical disease and how behavioral health is a vital component for those who are diagnosed and their families.
Please download and print these valuable tools to help in understanding the scope of the cancer problem, and the steps you can take to educate yourself and ultimately reduce your risk of occupational cancer.
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