A Study on the Effect of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Education on Job Satisfaction and Organizational Commitment of Firefighters

소방공무원의 외상후스트레스장애교육이 직무만족과 조직몰입에 미치는 영향에 관한 연구

  • Lee, Jeong-Il (Nation Fire Agency 119. fire department. Central 119 Rescue Headquarters)
  • 이정일 (소방청 중앙119구조본부)
  • Received : 2022.04.07
  • Accepted : 2022.06.27
  • Published : 2022.06.30


Korea has the highest suicide rate in the world, and firefighters have the highest suicide rate among the professional population. As a result of the study, post-traumatic stress disorder education is essential in all occupations. Post-traumatic stress disorder is the most common disease and the biggest obstacle for firefighters in Korea. Firefighters who have suffered physical and mental damage in many types of disaster sites due to their extreme occupations are rapidly increasing the suicide rate in recent years. In order to maximize the effect of job training, education on post-traumatic stress disorder from new employees to leadership training is urgently needed.



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