Webinar - Laws That Matter to Fire and EMS Organizations

The threat of a lawsuit places fire and EMS organizations in harm’s way when something goes wrong in emergency operations, policy adherence, or other organizational practices, but there are effective ways to mitigate potential litigation. Join John K. Murphy, retired deputy fire chief and licensed attorney, for this free webinar to help your department explore the relationship of the law and the fire service, and what you can do to reduce your risks of litigation when it comes to areas of personnel management, emergency response, customer service, interpersonal relationships, and potential COVID-19 related concerns.

John K. Murphy

John K. Murphy, J.D. M.S, PA-C, EFO, is a career firefighter beginning his fire service as a Firefighter/Paramedic and retiring as a Deputy Fire Chief after 32 years of service.  Mr. Murphy is an attorney licensed in Washington State focusing on fire services issues, liabilities and risk reduction and assisting members of the community with their legal needs. He is a consultant, national lecturer, educator, author and legal columnist. He is also a blogger and member of Fire Service Court Blog Talk Radio Show with Fire Engineering and a keynote speaker. He is also a National Fire Academy (NFA) Instructor and Associate Professor at the University of Florida’s Fire and Emergency Services program.


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