christiana http://wmot.org en Fire Fighter Shortage in Tennessee http://wmot.org/post/fire-fighter-shortage-tennessee <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn.&nbsp; (WMOT)&nbsp; --&nbsp; Fire Departments throughout Tennessee are having trouble finding and keeping volunteers, and that may impact what you pay for home-owners insurance, or even put your family at increased risk.</p><p>Kevin Lauer is a fire management consultant with the University of Tennessee&rsquo;s County Technical Assistance Service. He says fire fighting is a difficult and dangerous job that requires a significant time commitment and volunteers are getting harder to come by.</p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 17:53:47 +0000 Mike Osborne 7469 at http://wmot.org Fire Fighter Shortage in Tennessee