Widow of Buffalo Grove firefighter who died of duty-based cancer now battling village to get health insurance for family


A veteran firefighter and paramedic in Buffalo Grove, Hauber died in January 2018, roughly four years after being diagnosed with colon cancer. According to the findings of two medical experts, Hauber’s death was likely the result of performing “acts of duty, or cumulative acts of duty,” which involved repeated exposure to toxic smoke and carcinogens while on the job.

via chicagotribune.com

September 18, 2020 at 08:11PM

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