Can you mandate an inoculation or immunization for your firefighters? John K. Murphy examines the legal angles.
Police and fire departments across the country are cracking down on officers and firefighters for posting racist, violent memes and comments during the recent protests.
The world and industry is changing. Fire and EMS agencies must embrace those changes and adapt to continue to provide a high level of community service in a diverse environment, says John K. Murphy.
Policy is the cornerstone of guiding behavior and having a good policy related to the use of marijuana in all of its forms will help an organization navigate the minefield of the permitted and non-permitted use of marijuana for members of your organization.
The fire service should be alarmed at the recent spate of news stories about firefighter arsonists. John K. Murphy and Beth L. Murphy offer a profile of warning signs to look for to identify possible arsonists in our ranks and best practices on how volunteer departments can screen for potential arsonists.