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Federal Judge Dismisses Honolulu (HI) Vaccine Challenge

A federal judge in Hawaii tossed out a lawsuit challenging Honolulu’s policy mandating firefighters get vaccinated against COVID-19.

Biden Backs COVID Vaccine Mandate For Firefighters as Controversy Roils Departments

President Joe Biden Thursday endorsed local government mandates that require first responders to obtain COVID-19 vaccinations.

Alberta Firefighters Threaten Suit Over Canadian Vaccine Mandate

Firefighters from Alberta, Canada are drawing up a lawsuit to challenge the Canadian vaccine mandates for public employees.

100+ Firefighters Challenge Chicago COVID Vaccine Mandate

More than 100 firefighters in the City of Chicago filed suit in federal court to stop the implementation of the city’s COVID-19 vaccination mandate.

FL Gov: Firing Chief Over COVID Compliance ‘Inappropriate, Ridiculous, Insanity’

Florida's governor came to the defense of an Orange County battalion chief fired over the county’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate.

Westmoreland County (PA) Mourns Loss of Fire Chief to COVID-19

New Florence, Pennsylvania Fire Chief Keith Boring died recently after becoming infected with COVID-19.

COVID Vaccine Mandate Draws Volunteers to Oregon Fire Department

Officials in Warrenton, Oregon feared mandating COVID-19 vaccines would drive away firefighters. Instead, the opposite happened.

Most Clatsop County (OR) Firefighters Vaccinated by Deadline

"I don't care if you're vaccinated. I don't care if you're not vaccinated. It's taking a stand on: You should not have to provide that information."

Battalion Chief Fired for Refusing to Enforce Orange County (FL) Vaccine Mandate

Orange County Fire Rescue Battalion Chief Stephen Davis Tuesday lost his job for refusing to issue reprimands to fire department employees who had not shown they had received a COVID-19 vaccine.

Kittitas Valley (WA) Fire and Rescue Accommodates Unvaccinated, Retains Full Staffing

Kittitas Valley Fire and Rescue remains at full strength under state-mandated COVID-19 vaccine guidelines – the result of vaccine education and establishing protocols for employees who claim an exemption from the requirements


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