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Mental and physical strain on first responders high, few make it to retirement

from Ottawa Sun

If you're working as a paramedic, chances are slim you'll make a career of it. In fact, the retirement rate for paramedics in Canada is among the lowest of all professions, with just four per cent reaching retirement age. Rates are similarly low in Ottawa, where the norm is just one paramedic retirement a year — out of a fleet of 450 — over the last dozen years, said Coun. Mark Taylor, head of the city's emergency and protective services committee. more

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