Includes provisional information
|Name||Fire Department||City, State||Date of Death|
|Dwight Greer||Philadelphia Fire Department||Philadelphia, Mississippi||May 6, 2015|
|Kevin McRae||Washington DC Fire Department||Washington, District of Columbia||May 6, 2015|
|Timothy Gunther||Poughkeepsie Fire Department||Poughkeepsie, New York||May 5, 2015|
|Ricky Thurman||Swainsboro Fire Department||Swainsboro, Georgia||May 4, 2015|
|Timothy T. Peters||Pine Grove Hose, Hook and Ladder Fire Co. No. 1||Pine Grove, Pennsylvania||Apr 30, 2015|
|Christopher M. Blankenship||Madison County Fire Department||Jackson, Tennessee||May 3, 2015|
|Larry W. Lawhorn||Orchard Farm Fire Protection District||St. Charles, Missouri||May 3, 2015|
|Mike Corn||Conway Springs Fire Department||Conway Springs, Kansas||Apr 27, 2015|
|Curtis E. Nordsick||Wrightsville Steam Engine & Hose Company #1||Wrightsville, Pennsylvania||Apr 19, 2015|
|Andrew “Andy” Zalme||Dakota City Fire Department||Dakota City, Nebraska||Apr 16, 2015|
Firefighter Autopsy Protocol PDF 2.6 MB
This protocol helps with the analysis of causes related to firefighter deaths, which can aid in the development of improved firefighter health and safety equipment, procedures and standards. It also helps determine eligibility for death benefits under the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program.
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation
The Foundation provides peer counseling, training and technical assistance for families and coworkers of firefighters who were killed in the line of duty. It also creates publications and reference materials that can be used to build public awareness for the many contributions made by members of the fire service.
Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program
The Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program provides benefits to survivors of fallen firefighters, emergency medical services members and other first responders. The Program also provides disability benefits for public safety officers who are permanently disabled following an injury while in the line of duty.