Increasingly, first responders are suddenly finding ourselves in situations where the scene is not always safe, or becomes unsafe in the blink of an eye. Is it fair to ask us to face these potentially fatal scenarios without lethal weapons?
The CDC is concerned that Americans don’t fully appreciate the magnitude of this deadly pandemic. As ER’s begin to swell beyond capacity, a majority say they will pass on the vaccine, and many parents may not vaccinate their children. How will this affect first responders? Pretty damn hard.
Firefighter/Paramedic and a Lieutenant in suburban Chicago