Wildland Firefighter (WLFF)

Click HERE for WLFF Medical Exam Responsibilities


Option 1: Risk Mitigation/Waiver (RM/W) with your Agency. This is an interactive risk assessment intended for WLFF's with an ongoing condition that requires regular maintenance but could potentially be waived or mitigated. Some examples include; hearing, vision, diabetes, asthma, and stinging insect allergies.
Click HERE for WLFF Responsibilities for RM/W Process
Option 2: Reviewing Medical Officer (RMO) Review. This is best for WLFF's that have short term conditions and can provide information from their primary doctor or specialist that clearly shows the condition has resolved and the WLFF is able to resume arduous duty without limitations.


Click HERE for the RMO Request Form and Instructions


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