I started my career as a volunteer, and now I work as a professional firefighter. I love the job. I don't like al of the political bull shit that comes with it though.
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
I love the excitement, and helping other people. And it is a fun career.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
The excitement, and knowing that I made a difference in someone's life.
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Probably man power. With budget shortfalls it is hard to obtain sufficent manpower on all rigs. Without proper manpower the chances of a firefighter getting hurt or killed in the line of duty increases a whole lot.