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  1. Fire Department Training Liabilities

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Mar 2012

    under the theory of vicarious liability . Employers are vicariously ..... private interest, so vicarious liability is imposed to deter or to ..... employment policy and practices liability , personal management and ..... Murphy will present "Training Liabilities 2012" on Thursday, April

  2. Training Officer Liabilities

    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 1 Apr 2009

    litigation under the theory of vicarious liability . Employers are vicariously liable, under ..... than the private interest, so vicarious liability is imposed to deter or to create incentives ..... person must commit an act. Criminal liability is not imposed for thoughts without action

  1. Training Liabilities 2014: Staying Out of the Danger Zone

    Webcasts

    Thu, 25 Sep 2014

    The threat of a lawsuit places our fire training officers and their departments in harm's way, especially when something goes wrong on the training ground. This class evaluates the current National Fire Protection Association training standards in connection with current litigation; reviews several

  2. FDIC 2014: Session: Training Liabilities 2014: Staying Out of the Danger Zone

    Conference Sessions

    Wed, 9 Apr 2014

    The threat of a lawsuit places our fire training officers and their departments in harm's way, especially when something goes wrong on the training ground. This class evaluates the current National Fire Protection Association training standards in connection with current litigation; reviews several

  3. FDIC 2014: Session: Training Liabilities 2014: Staying Out of the Danger Zone

    Conference Sessions

    Wed, 9 Apr 2014

    Deputy Fire Chief (Ret) Attorney at Law Law Office of John K. Murphy Description The threat of a lawsuit places our fire training officers and their departments in harm's way, especially when something goes wrong on the training ground. This class evaluates the current National Fire Protection

  4. Fire Service Court: Lack of SOPs

    Online Articles

    Thu, 12 Mar 2009

    home state. What are the liabilities if a department has not or ..... reflect actual practices) is a liability disaster waiting to happen ..... company officer operations, liability , and personnel issues. More ..... firefighters and the law, liability , standard operating procedures

  5. Firefighter Training and the Law: John K. Murphy on Training Liability : Q & A

    Online Articles

    Thu, 9 Oct 2014

    presented a free Webcast on training liability for fire departments . Here are some ..... prepared for duty' is this not a tremendous liability for us? A. You should train like you ..... the common mistakes that may increase liability during live-fire training ? A. NFPA

  6. Training Officers' Liabilities 2011

    Online Articles

    Wed, 23 Mar 2011

    John K. Murphy conducted this important classroom session which dealt with fire-related litigation and how not following NFPA stadards can lead to both damaging lawsuits and firefighter deaths. 

  7. NIMS Directives and Liability

    Magazine Articles

    Sun, 1 Mar 2009

    departments’ and first responders’ liability . HSPD-5 directed the secretary of ..... NIMS directive served as a basis for liability against a fire department. 1 Although ..... adopted that also possibly could lead to liability if the document does not include proper wording

  8. Fire Service Court: Prevention Liability

    Online Articles

    Mon, 12 Jan 2009

    attorney in your home state. What is the liability of on-duty firefighters who are required ..... injured. Some states provide immunity from liability for certain types of fire department activities. Although some states limit this liability to fireground activities, other states