Kenneth W Fent

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Systemic exposure to PAHs and benzene in firefighters suppressing controlled structure fires
    Kenneth W Fent
    1 Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 58:830-45. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Assessing the risk to firefighters from chemical vapors and gases during vehicle fire suppression
    Kenneth W Fent
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, Lieutenant, US Public Health Service, Industrial Hygienist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health CDC NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    J Environ Monit 13:536-43. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Volatile Organic Compounds Off-gassing from Firefighters' Personal Protective Equipment Ensembles after Use
    Kenneth W Fent
    a Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio
    J Occup Environ Hyg 12:404-14. 2015
  4. pmc Ultrafine and respirable particle exposure during vehicle fire suppression
    Douglas E Evans
    Chemical Exposure and Monitoring Branch, Division of Applied Research and Technology, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1090 Tusculum Avenue, MS R 7, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Environ Sci Process Impacts 17:1749-59. 2015

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Systemic exposure to PAHs and benzene in firefighters suppressing controlled structure fires
    Kenneth W Fent
    1 Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 58:830-45. 2014
    ..Aromatic hydrocarbons could have been absorbed dermally during firefighting or inhaled during the doffing of gear that was off-gassing contaminants. ..
  2. doi request reprint Assessing the risk to firefighters from chemical vapors and gases during vehicle fire suppression
    Kenneth W Fent
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, Lieutenant, US Public Health Service, Industrial Hygienist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health CDC NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    J Environ Monit 13:536-43. 2011
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  3. doi request reprint Volatile Organic Compounds Off-gassing from Firefighters' Personal Protective Equipment Ensembles after Use
    Kenneth W Fent
    a Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio
    J Occup Environ Hyg 12:404-14. 2015
    ..Firefighters should be made aware of the potential for inhalation exposure when doffing and traveling in confined vehicles with contaminated PPE and take measures to minimize this exposure pathway...
  4. pmc Ultrafine and respirable particle exposure during vehicle fire suppression
    Douglas E Evans
    Chemical Exposure and Monitoring Branch, Division of Applied Research and Technology, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1090 Tusculum Avenue, MS R 7, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Environ Sci Process Impacts 17:1749-59. 2015
    ..We recommend that firefighters wear self-contained breathing apparatus during all phases of the vehicle fire response to significantly reduce their potential for particulate, vapor, and gaseous exposures. ..