Sens. Introduce Bill for Federal Firefighters Sickened by Working
Washington, D.C. (WorkersCompensation.com) – This week, Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Tom Carper, D-Del., co-chairs of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus, introduced legislation that will ensure federal firefighters receive financial benefits if they contract certain diseases.
The Federal Firefighter Fairness Act of 2021 would classify a range of illnesses – like lung diseases and certain cancers – as “job-related” making them automatically eligible for ...
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