Around the U.S., many police departments, fire departments, emergency medical services, and other first responders are experiencing a shortage in staff.
Fire Marshal Ricky Shores said Columbus Fire and EMS is currently about 25 people short and they only hire once a year. Shores said when Columbus Fire and EMS are at full staff, they have roughly 100 people on board.
– PUB DATE: 5/10/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: WTVM-TV ABC 9
Source: SEAFC National Fire News