In this episode of Fire Law Roundup for June 6, 2023, Brad and Curt discuss a suit filed by DC firefighter-EMTs alleging the city reneged on pension-related promises; a lawsuit against Houston firefighters over their role in the death of a prisoner during his apprehension by police; an FLSA overtime suit brought by a former fire chief who claims he was misclassified as an exempt executive; a retaliation lawsuit brought by a Texas firefighter who claims his cooperation with a sexual harassment investigation cost him his job; and criminal charges brought against a Pennsylvania fire chief for failing to report sexual abuse allegations involving a deputy chief.
DC Firefighter-EMTs File Class Action Suit Over Pension
Mother Sues Houston Police and Firefighters Over Son’s Death
Florida Chief Claims He’s Entitled to Overtime Pay
Texas Firefighter Claims Retaliation for Cooperating With Investigation
PA Chief Charged with Failing to Report Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Deputy Chief