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All posts for the day September 11th, 2018

On this day more than 90 countries lost citizens in the attacks

  • 6,000+ injured
  • 2,977 people were killed
  • 2,606 in the World Trade Center
  • 246 on the four planes
  • 125 at the Pentagon
  • 72 Law Enforcement Officers
  • 55  Military Personnel
  • 344 Firefighters

And the Death toll continues to rise due to exposure at ground zero.

https://www.firehouse.com/safety-health/news/21021760/fdny-911-attacks-death-toll-continues-to-climb-cancer-firefighters

 

Listen to the sound of all of the firefighters who died that day. The “chirping sound” is a built in safety in our gear to indicate a firefighter who is not moving and may have not reported in. For every chirp is a firefighter down.