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Tag Archives: ethics
This tweet makes it clear what WJBK-TV management thinks of its critics & those in fire & EMSRead More »
UPDATE: TV station pulls report but fails to apologize & explain why it aired bogus story about smiling EMS crew
Follow-up paints crash patient & reporter as victims of "hurtful" social media commentsRead More »
No public safety official or reporter willing to point out the obvious problem with what this man is doing.Read More »
Tampa Fire Rescue PIO makes news after citizen clocks FD vehicle in excess of 100 mph. But guess who else was going that fast?
A news story about a speeding firefighter that shouldn't have been on TV.Read More »
Another case of SMACSS – Social Media Assisted Career Suicide Syndrome. Watch video that has two Prince George’s County, MD cops fighting for their jobs.
These police officers are just the latest in a long line of those working in law enforcement, EMS and the fire service to contract SMACSS in an epidemic that continues to sweep the country.Read More »
Suspensions & demotions of 'top responders' upheld after Bel Air, MD Sonic Facebook shakedown. Termination of one firefighter pending.
Three firefighters reduced in rank.Read More »
Is it ethical for firefighters & police officers to accept freebies? The Bel Air FD Facebook incident has reporters checking policies regionwide. Some tips from Dave.
Will this be the next national trend in stories about firefighters?Read More »
What gives? No outrage over ghoulish photographers shooting bodies. Has something changed in year since Connecticut trooper blasted cameraman?
Not even a whimper over videos much more graphic than a burning car. Dave thinks he knows why.Read More »
A must see example of leadership & handling the bad news. Los Angeles Fire Department Chief Brian Cummings uncovers dirt & then punishes himself.
Chief tells the story of a captain whose crew took a picture with a partially dressed woman.Read More »