TITLE

At Your Discretion

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Apr2007, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with attorney Jim Juneau is presented. When asked if fire departments are liable in a court of law, he states that any public official has discretion to exercise his choice in which it is protected from liability. Juneau believes that safety is everyone's responsibility, however, if all firefighters were effectively able to execute their own conduct then there would be no need for supervisory personnel.
ACCESSION #
24887320

 

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