Singing first re­spon­der

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and Amanda Wi­ley - per­formed as well, he said. The video is less than five min­utes long.

Ac­cord­ing to the Green­wich fire­fighter, “This is a re­ally good video. I think it’ll hit home for a lot of peo­ple.”

He knows first hand about first re­spon­ders go­ing home af­ter tragedies and try­ing to deal with what they seen.

Dav­i­son will be head­ing to Toronto soon to do sev­eral more video re­leases over the fol­low­ing few days. He has al­ready screened it for EMC/EHS lo­cally.

“They were very ex­cited and an­tic­i­pate the video re­lease to the pub­lic. EHS paramedics played a huge roll in my video and I can’t thank EHS enough for al­low us to use the equip­ment they let us use. Made it all pos­si­ble.”

The Canaan para­medic was flooded with sup­port when he wrote his song about first re­spon­ders and post-trau­matic stress dis­or­der (PTSD).

In just one month, fire­fight­ers and the pub­lic do­nated $7,000 to pay for him to travel to Nashville to record the song in 2014. Dav­i­son said he wrote When Those Sirens Are Gone to help oth­ers who strug­gle with PTSD.

“I’ve been through it,” Dav­i­son said at the time. “I’ve been to some very se­ri­ous in­stances where I had to just go home and de­brief my­self, talk to my col­leagues. So this song… it’s re­ally hit­ting peo­ple be­cause of the ex­pe­ri­ences that peo­ple have.”

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