Ward Filter Systems is proud to support the Volunteer and Combination Officers Section (VCOS) and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), in the development of a Lavender Ribbon Report focusing on "11 Best Practices for Preventing Firefighter Cancer".
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Healthy In, Healthy Out - Firefighter Cancer Prevention
PPE Pollution EM
Wear your PPE
Ret. Chief Sandy Davis and His Story of Cancer
This video shows a proven and economical method to clean and process gear while reducing exposure to cancer causing agents. This video was developed by the North Carolina Firefighter Cancer Alliance.
Reducing cancer risk among local firefighters
Interviews with various firefighter cancer survivors in North Carolina. They talk about how they found out, the toll it took on them, their families, and their fire families, and the steps they recommend to try and prevent cancer in the fire service. This video was developed by the North Carolina Firefighter Alliance.
Township using decontamination kits for firefighters on scene to fight cancer risk.
Post Fire On Scene Decon
Are those bugles or plunges?
A message about firefighter cancer.