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Collective Bargaining

Identifier: SPC5050

Scope and Contents

This program contains documents, such as inspection division statistics, personal contracts, conflict resolutions, and Attorney General reports regarding the general rights of fire fighters in Tampa. While fire fighters are paid by the state, they have a right to be part of a union and agree upon their own contracts to bargain for health benefits, salary, pension, and the constitutional right to strike if the need arises. Additionally, this collection contains manuals on how collective bargaining works and the manuals that were used by the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) for collective bargaining.


  • Other: Majority of material found within 1963 - 1978

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The collection is open for research.

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Collective Bargaining
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Part of the Florida International University Repository

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