Online Resources

First Responder Center for Excellence

This organization was formed by the National Fallen Fire Fighters Foundation (NFFF) to address physical and psychological health issues, to increase awareness of those issues and how to prevent first responder deaths and injuries. This website has a special section regarding cancer, including many strategies on how to reduce exposure to carcinogens and other harmful materials, such as the “Defunk Your Bunk” series.

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Firefighter Cancer Support Network

Since 2005, the nonprofit Firefighter Cancer Support Network (FCSN) has provided assistance and one-on-one mentoring to thousands of cancer-stricken firefighters and their families. FCSN also delivers firefighters cancer awareness and prevention training nationwide.

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Local Government Risk Management Services

This organization was jointly created by the group self-insurance funds of the Association County Commissioners of Georgia and the Georgia Municipal Association in 1988. LGRMS Provide a variety of loss prevention and loss control services to help local governments minimize the exposures that have the potential to cause losses.

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