Although thousands of wildland firefighters are employed every year, and despite the fact that many of them sustain injuries while on the fireline or preparing themselves for the rigors of the job, very little is known about wildland firefighters and injury from a research perspective. In this episode, Dr. Valerie Moody from the University of Montana Athletic Training Program joins moderator Charlie Palmer to discuss the few studies that have been done, their results, and what they can tell us about firefighter injuries.
Length of Episode
16 minutes, 51 seconds
Digital File Format
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Palmer, Charles and Moody, Valerie, "Season 1, Episode 03: Injuries in Wildland Firefighters" (2017). On the Line Podcasts. 4.