The impact of occupational tasks on firefighter hydration during a live structural fire

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Description

Structural firefighting is a highly stressful occupation with firefighters performing intense bouts of physical activity in environmental extremes while wearing impermeable, heavy and restrictive Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The
aim of this study was to investigate the impact of performing occupational tasks during an active structural fire on firefighters hydration status.
Period11 Feb 202014 Feb 2020
Event title5th International Congress on Soldiers' Physical Performance
Event typeConference
Conference number5th
LocationQuebec, Canada, Quebec