Fire Chief » Legislation Every Department | Every Leader Sun, 01 Mar 2015 20:21:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Grand jury issues scathing report against Calif. fire chief Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:44:44 +0000
They criticized the district for using an unauthorized bank account to conduct business and said the chief is not managing district personnel in accordance with state law.
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Judge: N.Y. city can cut firefighters, equipment Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:53:36 +0000
Fire union said they knew seeking an injunction to stop the city from making the cuts was a long shot.
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Will outsourced firefighting work? Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:22:35 +0000
The financial pressures weighing on municipalities will make outsourced fire service more appealing; we need to be in front of the issue.
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Pa. fire recruits who use drugs, alcohol sometimes hired Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:41:59 +0000
"If you've managed to stay out of trouble for two years, as long as it relates to drug and alcohol, I say, 'OK,' Fire Chief Darryl Jones said.
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Ala. mayor accuses fire department of inflating call numbers Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:35:23 +0000
Fire department leaders say they are in a no-win situation and that the mayor is bent on closing the station.
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Supreme Court: Fire truck stop does not affect DWI verdict Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:33:23 +0000
The woman claimed being stopped by a firefighter in a fire truck violated her rights.
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The Command Post Podcast: Are firefighters overpaid?; how to stay involved with elected officials Fri, 13 Jun 2014 06:00:47 +0000 Lt. Rom Duckworth and Chief Rob Wylie also talk about the preliminary report that claims the deaths of two Boston firefighters was accidental ]]> 0 Lawmaker asks Ill. Gov. to honor military firefighting certifictions Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:56:37 +0000
Thirty-eight other states accept firefighting certificates, allowing them to skip most of the fire academy.
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N.C. bill could land fire chiefs in jail over industrial secrets Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:22:07 +0000
The governor is expected to sign the bill making it a misdemeanor if fire chiefs disclose chemicals used in oil and gas mining.
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Former firefighter charges city with deliberately delaying fire station build Mon, 19 May 2014 20:36:06 +0000
Despite a 2008 voter-approved bond, ground has never been broken for the new fire station.
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