In this episode of Fire Law Roundup for December 26, 2022, Brad and Curt discuss the settlement of race discrimination lawsuit brought by the former fire chief in Plainfield, New Jersey bringing to a close a tumultuous few years; a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the father of an Air National Guard firefighter who died while fighting a structure fire off-base; a lawsuit brought by a man who was riding the front bumper of a ladder truck while dressed as Santa Claus seeking nearly $500,000 in damages for the injuries he sustained when the truck went over a drainage channel; the settlement of a suit by a Nashville firefighter who was disciplined over a social media post.
NJ City Settles Fire Chief’s Race Discrimination Suit for $325K
Wrongful Death Suit Filed Over WV LODD Fire
Santa Sues Oregon Fire Department for $500k. SERIOUSLY!
Colorado Firefighter Claims Gender and Age Discrimination
Nashville Firefighter Gets $450k Settlement