You do not have to look far to find cases where firefighters are getting into trouble for posting videos on Facebook or other Internet mediums. For this assignment, you need to access the following resource which was a required video for this unit. Texas firefighters terminated over hazing video. (2017, March 14). [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.firelawblog.com/2017/03/14/texas-firefighters-terminated-hazing-video/ Click here to access the transcript for the video. After reviewing this video, you will need to address the issues below. Recall information learned in this unit that can help you should you have to deal with this personnel matter. Identify policies and procedures that are in place within your organization for both hazing and the use of social media. Elaborate on effective use of social media in today’s fire department culture for a positive influence on your community and organization. Note: If you do not belong to a fire department at this time, please discuss this with your local fire department, and use what they have in place.
This paper is to be a minimum of three pages in length, not counting the title and reference pages. Your paper should be formatted following all APA guidelines. You will need to use at least three references in developing this reflection paper, which can come from the textbook, policies, and even the hazing video, but you are not limited to using the aforementioned resources only. Information about accessing the grading rubric for this assignment is provided below