We offer our deepest condolences to @LongBeachMayor Robert Garcia. Our thoughts and prayers are with him and his family.

With profound sadness we announce death of Firefighter III/Paramedic Jose M. Perez, from complications of COVID-19 on 7.25.2020 He was a 16.5 yr veteran He is survived by his wife and 3 children Chief Terrazas & entire LAFD send deepest & most sincere condolences to Perez family.

AF&F labor attorney Robert Baumann receives Award for his service with the 1st Marine Division.  Congratulations Robert!! Thank you for your service to our nation and to all the men and women you represent in the police and fire services.

Cancer Presumption under attack

Public safety officers have the cancer presumption. If the officer is exposed to known carcinogens and the cancer arises or manifests itself during the officer’s employment, the cancer is presumed work related. The attack on the cancer presumption is on proving the exposures were to “known carcinogens”.

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