Media


Title

Assessing Wildland Firefighter Sleep and Fatigue while on Fire Assignment
Media Type: Webinar
Presenter(s):
  • Megan Keville
    University of Montana
Distribution Contact(s):
  • Randall H. Brooks
    University of Idaho
Publisher(s):
  • Northern Rockies Fire Science Network
Recording Date: June 4, 2019

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • firefighter
  • firefighter health
  • sleep fatigue
  • survey
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: August 9, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 58136

Description

With increases in the severity and duration of fire seasons, wildland firefighters are working longer shifts all across the west and are experiencing increased fatigue. In this webinar, Randy Brooks presented results from a survey of more than 400 wildland firefighters and a pilot study assessing sleep, fatigue, and body composition of nine wildland firefighters.

Recording Length: 1:09:03
Online Link(s):
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