Improving the Health & Safety of all Emergency Responders

The Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2018 requires the CDC to develop and maintain a voluntary registry of firefighters to improve the nationwide monitoring of cancer rates among firefighters and to make the resulting epidemiological information and analysis publicly available. In order to develop the Registry, CDC is soliciting public comments from any interested party on a strategy for inclusion of firefighters in the Registry and to coordinate data collection activities. Deadline to comment is May 28, 2019.

Comments on this Request for Information must be received by May 28, 2019.

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PDF of FR notice with is also attached:

National Firefighter Registry; Request for Information