In this episode of Fire Law Roundup for May 22, 2023, Brad and Curt discuss a lawsuit filed by a New York volunteer fire company against contractors over toxic fill used in the construction of a new firehouse; the filing of a lawsuit by the family of a man killed in a fire at a homeless encampment; the filing of two YCMTSU lawsuits against a small Oregon fire department; a lawsuit against the Santa Monica Fire Department alleging negligence in the treatment given to a fall victim that left him a quadriplegic; and a lawsuit filed by a female firefighter who claims she was dismissed from two fire departments after she complained about being harassed in one of them.
Fire Department Sues Contractor Over Use of Toxic Fill at Firehouse
Family Sues Over Fire Death in Homeless Encampment
YCMTSU Oregon Prompts Two Federal Lawsuits
Suit Claims Failure to Take Spinal Precautions Resulted in Quadriplegia
Firefighter Claims Sexual Harassment and Discrimination Cost Her Two Jobs