“Secretary & Treasurer Manual” now available!

Finally, a Manual written just for Secretaries and Treasurers of Fire Districts, Fire Departments and Fire Companies! This Manual reviews all of the laws that govern these positions and provides best practices, policies, notices and forms required to perform these most important jobs. Written by the author of the “Fire Department Law & Management Resource […]


Conferences & Training

11th Annual, Fire & EMS – Law & Management Conference (2019)

Registration form for Conference 2019 Online Brochure.pub1 Our Conference Brochure and Registration are now available above! Click the above links to view the brochure and registration form. March 28-31, 2019.  Register now as space is limited. This may be our best conference ever!



Policies More Stringent Than Law Can Create Liability

This case should prove to everyone that having policies which impose standards more stringent than the law can create liability. Thus, it is better to rename your policies, ”guidelines”. In this case, a police officer driving an emergency vehicle was speeding and killed a citizen. The court stated that speeding was permitted under New York […]