Firefighters Union Files Third Lawsuit Against The Town

EAST GREENWICH, RI — The town continues to face legal disputes, most recently with several claims made against the council and town manager, and a law suit filed on Friday by the East Greenwich Firefighters’ Association. The council and town manager Gayle Corrigan have been involved in multiple legal suits, allegations and claims over the […]

Horry County Working To Pay Firefighters More, Change Their Deployment

HORRY COUNTY, SC — Big changes could be coming to Horry County Fire Rescue. The department and county council unveiled two different proposals during day one of the county’s annual spring budget retreat. One addresses responder pay, and one would change how responders are deployed. Right now any time you dial 911 for a medical […]

Orlando Firefighters’ Union Calls Random Alcohol Screenings ‘Retaliation’

ORLANDO, FL — Orlando Fire Department firefighters take drug and alcohol tests during annual physicals, but the city of Orlando also recently began random screenings. The union that represents the firefighters is battling the city in court because it feels the fire chief is retaliating after its members gave him a vote of no-confidence. The […]