Quotes: firefighters

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  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
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    A foundation representing firefighters who die in the line of duty is calling for Congress to strip the Centers for Disease Control of its role investigating firefighter deaths.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
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    About 100 firefighters a year die in the line of duty in the U.S. Heart attacks on the job and vehicle accidents on the way to the fires account for about half. The other half are traumatic deaths while fighting fires.
  • Carl Levin
    Carl Levin
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    Firefighters are essential to the safety and security of our local communities. We owe it to these men and women to provide them with better training and equipment so they can do their jobs more effectively and safely.
  • Bill Dedman
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    Firefighters go where they're needed, sometimes ignoring the dangers even when no one is inside a burning building to be saved.
  • I'm so proud of Maryland's firefighters, risking their lives to protect others, but we need to protect our protectors with the best equipment training and resources.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
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    With better gear, firefighters no longer surround and drown a fire - they go in.
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