NIOSH reports: LODDs of Asheville, NC’s Capt. Jeff Bowen & Baltimore Co., MD’s FF Mark Falkenhan.

NIOSH released reports into the line of duty deaths of two firefighters whose deaths we  covered. Below are the reports and some related links. Both men’s names will be added to the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial during Memorial Weekend, October 6 & 7.

January 19, 2011, Baltimore County, MD, Firefighter Mark Falkenhan:

Read NIOSH report

ATF modeling of fire

ATF report

Baltimore County report

Radio traffic

 July 28, 2011, Asheville, NC, Captain Jeff Bowen:

Read NIOSH report

The loss of Captain Jeff Bowen, the inside story from Firefighter Jay Bettencourt Part 1

The loss of Captain Jeff Bowen, the inside story from Firefighter Jay Bettencourt Part 2

Earlier coverage of this fire here, here & here

Firefighter Jay Bettencourt receives firefighter of the year 

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