In Memory of Bryan Fass with Greg Friese

The Fire-EMS community lost a vital member this week.

Bryan Fass passed away suddenly on Monday. He was just 46.

A former paramedic,  Bryan was well-known for his advocacy of first-responder fitness. His career was based on teaching injury-prevention and safety techniques.

He ran Fit Responder, which he founded in 2007, and spoke frequently at EMS industry conferences around the country.

Bryan was a prolific author, writing for multiple websites and his blog, as well as four books on fitness and wellness.

With me today to remember Bryan is Greg Friese, Editor-in-chief of

Greg writes about Bryan Fass here.

Bryan’s articles: