The majority of firefighters refused to be vaccinated, despite the high risk of contracting the disease

As instances of Covid-19 keep on ascending the nation over, a survey of firemen in the Fire Department of New York City (FDNY) found that almost 55% of respondents would not get a Covid-19 immunization whenever offered by the division, their association president told media Monday.

Regardless of examination that shows firemen were multiple times bound to be tainted, a dominant part of the individuals who took the survey declined the proposal of an antibody.

More than 2,000 firemen, or about 25% of the division’s around 8,200 individuals, reacted to the survey, as per Uniformed Firefighters Association President Andrew Ansbro.

The survey, which shut on December 5, asked firemen, “Will you get the COVID-19 Vaccine from Pfizer when the Department makes it accessible?” with “Yes” or “No” answers, as per the outcomes gave to Media by Ansbro.

More than 1,100 firemen, or 54.7%, said they would not get the antibody while 929, or 45.3%, said they would, as indicated by Ansbro.

The UFA speaks to just FDNY firemen, not the division’s crisis clinical administrations or officials. Notwithstanding, firemen are remembered for clinical reactions, including to Covid-19 calls, as per Ansbro.


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