Human Resource Management: A Primer

Human Resource Management e-book coverIn this white paper, you’ll find quick to locate and easy to use information to help you manage some of the more basic human resources issues for your Fire and EMS agency. Topics covered include:

  • Hiring Process
  • Personnel Management Records
  • The Performance Evaluation Script
  • Performance Correction Notice
  • Reasonable Cause for Drug/Alcohol Testing Checklist
  • Exit Interview Form (Voluntary Separation)
  • Federal Laws
    • Wages & Hours
    • Workplace Safety & Health
    • Employee Benefit Security
    • Unions & Their Members
    • Employee Protection
    • Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act
    • Employee Polygraph Protection Act
    • Garnishment of Wages
    • The Family and Medical Leave Act
    • Veterans’ Preference
    • Advisories
    • Posters
  • Lessons Learned — Discipline and Discharge

Download: Human Resource Management Primer

About Robert Avsec, Executive Fire Officer

Battalion Chief (Ret.) Robert Avsec served with the men and women of the Chesterfield County (VA) Fire and EMS Department for 26 years. He’s now using his acquired knowledge, skills, and experiences as a freelance writer for and as the “blogger in chief” for this blog. Chief Avsec makes his home in Cross Lanes, WV. Contact him via e-mail, [email protected].