When Fire Wins: Causes of FDNY Deaths

A memorial in the home of the late Captain Vincent Fowler, who died in a 1999 fire.

Each of the FDNY's line-of-duty deaths over the past 20 years involved a unique person and unique circumstances. But according to investigations by the FDNY and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, common contributing factors link many of the incidents. Continue Reading →