Includes provisional information
|Name||Fire Department||City, State||Date of Death|
|James J. Butler, Jr.||Derby Fire Department - Paugassett Hook & Ladder Company #4||Derby, Connecticut||Feb 7, 2016|
|James R. Varnell||Bakertown Volunteer Fire Department||Elm City, North Carolina||Feb 2, 2016|
|Ronald J. Adams||East Pulaski County Fire Department||North Little Rock, Arkansas||Jan 22, 2016|
|Scott D. Bruggeman||Middletown Division of Fire||Middletown, Ohio||Jan 18, 2016|
|Richard J. Cano||Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department||Houston, Texas||Nov 29, 2015|
|Clarence “Speed” Hartbank||Fremont County Fire District||Riverton, Wyoming||Jan 13, 2016|
|Joshua Woods||Siler City Fire Department||Siler City, North Carolina||Jan 12, 2016|
|Kenneth K. Harris||Village of Oak Park Fire Department||Oak Park, Illinois||Jan 11, 2016|
|Charles C. Adams, Jr.||Spring Arbor Township Fire Department||Spring Arbor, Michigan||Jan 2, 2016|
|Patrick R. Wolterman||Hamilton Fire Department||Hamilton, Ohio||Dec 28, 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.