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- Thursday, April 24, 2014

From the Editor

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health just launched an interactive map for firefighter line of duty deaths. In addition to plotting the location and summary of the LODD, it gives report status and a link to the finished report. So far, plot points for 2013 and 2014 are entered. It's worth a look.

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