Troy Firefighter Shortage Blamed On Required Paramedic Certification, Report Says

Eric Wisher, the president of the union that represents Troy firefighters, told the outlet that despite recently hiring three new recruits, the department is still short of 12 firefighters.

He told CBS6 the crux of the problem is that new hires are required to have paramedic certification instead of an EMT certification.

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