FIR 207 Legal Aspects of the Fire and Emergency Services
The focus of this course is the exploration of the many legal issues associated with fire and emergency services. Issues confronting today’s fire and emergency services include legal and civil liability, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) compliance, workers compensation, physical abilities testing, negligence, discrimination and sexual harassment. These are but a few of the pivotal issues confronting today’s fire and emergency services.
- Prerequisite: FIR 101
- Hours: 3
- Credits: 3