Tag: fire fighting

  • 7 Noisiest Careers In America

    7 Noisiest Careers In America

    By Beth Braccio Hering A loud work environment isn't just annoying and stressful -- it can have long-term consequences. According to Audicus Hearing Aids, an estimated 30 million Americans are exposed to hazardous noise on the job, and up to 60 percent of workers in certain fields experience hearing loss by age... Continue Reading

  • How To Become A Firefighter  [Infographic]

    How To Become A Firefighter [Infographic]

    By Claire Kaufman Firefighters are the nation's heroes, from the local volunteer fire brigade to the brave FDNY force who rushed into the burning Twin Towers on September 11, 2001. Despite the dangers of the job, firefighting attracts many more applicants than there are positions available. The career is... Continue Reading