Emerging Health and Safety Issues Among Women in the Fire Service
U.S. Fire Administration. (2019). Emerging Health and Safety Issues Among Women in the Fire Service. Federal Emergency Management Agency.
The number of women serving as career and volunteer firefighters has increased over the past two decades. This report examines how findings from a symposium held in 1994 on women in the fire service continue to apply. The authors highlight existing resources that address these findings and list recommendations for improving the fire service for women and all members.