First responders are always there to help others. Itís important that they remember to help themselves. With a growing wave of evidence that indicates that firefighters are at more risk than the general public to cancer, itís imperative that they do all they can to mitigate the risks. In this video, Rick Madsen walks the viewer through the research as well as his process for developing policies and procedures to help manage those risks.
Madsen discusses the various places that contamination can occur and the issues that can be faced when implementing cancer-reduction procedures.