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Photos submitted The Wilmette Fire Department takes part in Skin of Steel’s Protecting the Protectors event March 18 at the Wilmette firehouse.
Wilmette Fire Department Chief Ben Wozney (left) meets with Dr. Alka Madan.
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5:00 am CDT March 22, 2019
Firefighters have an obvious occupational hazard: they risk their lives in dangerous situations like running into burning buildings and carrying heavy hoses up steep ladders; but they also have an increased risk for several cancer types caused by carcinogens inhaled at fire scenes.