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Vision requirements for Volunteers.

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  • Vision requirements for Volunteers.

    Hi there. I've been looking to start volunteering, but I have a question. I have very little depth perception due to a history of eye muscle surgeries, especially when I was little. It doesn't affect me really at all day to day, but I was just wondering if anyone knows how this will affect my chances of becoming a volunteer. I have perfect visual acuity, color vision, field of view, and general health otherwise. The only thing is the depth perception. So how about it? Does anyone here have any experience with this or maybe could tell me what your medical requirements were when you started volunteering with your department? I plan on calling my local FD soon, but I was just wondering if anyone here might be able to lend a little advice. I appreciate the help.

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    You best bet call

    Plus you may be to assist in other ways, just ask

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