Local 2507 in the News

NYC fire protection inspectors win class action status for lawsuit claiming racial discrimination in pay, work conditions

We are thrilled to announce that on Monday, September 19, a federal court judge, JudgeAnalisa Torres, approved the proposed class action claiming that the City of New York hasengaged in racial discrimination against fire protection […]

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Statement from Oren Barzilay, President, FDNY EMS Local 2507 Regarding Off-Duty FDNY EMT Critically Hurt in Staten Island Hit-and-Run

“All members of FDNY EMS are pulling for our fellow EMT at this most difficult time and hoping for the most optimal outcome. We are here and will stand together with her family as we […]

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STAT! Pay EMTs what they deserve

BY RON ISAAC What’s the loudest sound in New York City? It’s the bang for the buck we get from our EMTs. Their value is stupendously high but their salaries are appallingly low. The budgetary […]

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More NY EMS workers are getting attacked on the job

By Bruce Campanile They’re helping to save lives — while their own are being threatened. Assaults and other threats leveled against emergency medical service workers are almost a daily occurrence — skyrocketing 137% from 2018 through […]