Why do some agencies ignore PTSD issues within the ranks?

It's a serious issue, so why are so many fire service leaders looking the other way?

In this episode of "What's YOUR Problem?," Deputy Chief Billy Goldfeder addresses the issue of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among firefighters and why some agencies choose to look the other way.

Check out Goldfeder’s response.

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