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Plumbers’ union sues DOB over illegal gas work

Litigation claims department enforcement is lax BY RICHARD KHAVKINE | 1/20/2023 The city Department of Buildings is jeopardizing city residents’ safety by condoning the installation of gas lines by unlicensed plumbers and other workers, a […]

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EMS unions sue city, FDNY alleging pay discrimination

Suit concerns effects of ‘occupational segregation’ BY DUNCAN FREEMAN | January 10, 2023 Unions representing New York’s uniformed emergency medical technicians, paramedics and EMS officers have filed a class-action lawsuit against the city and the […]

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Feds Slap NYC Over FDNY EMS Equal Pay Concerns

Thomas TracyNew York Daily News(TNS) The federal government wants the city to resolve the massive salary gaps between its firefighters, emergency medical technicians and paramedics — a bombshell determination that has become the backbone of […]

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FDNY EMTs, Paramedics Pull Off Daring Rescue

Graham Rayman, Thomas TracyNew York Daily News(TNS) FDNY emergency medical technicians and paramedics pulled double duty as firefighters as they helped rescue three people in a burning building behind their Bronx EMS station, the FDNY said Saturday. The […]