Local 2507 in the News

EMS workers are ‘sitting ducks’ in aftermath of first responder being stabbed by deranged patient: union chief

“All of our units are staged at street corners. We’re sitting ducks,” said Oren Barzilay, head of Local 2507 representing ambulance EMTs and paramedics, which are not contracted out by the FDNY. Barzilay said his […]

Labor Liaison Corner

Labor’s Moment

By Lester Muata Greene, Labor Liaison Labor unions in the United States are having a moment that hasn’t happened in over 60 years, since writers and actors strike together. Along with UPS workers poised for […]

Member Update

Protect yourself from summer cyber scams

Summer is here, which means cybercriminals are ramping up their efforts to trick unsuspecting victims into sharing their personal information. Attached are tips to help NYCERS members protect themselves from cyber scams. Sincerely, IJ Stephen […]

Local 2507 in the News

FDNY EMS unions at odds over EMT sergeant position

The Uniformed EMS Officers Union says the “Supervising Emergency Medical Service Specialist” position carries lieutenant responsibilities with less pay FDNY unions at odds over new EMT sergeant position — one sees chance for advancement; other […]