New Jersey fire captain recorded shoveling snow while on workers’ comp appeals firing

A Paterson, New Jersey firefighter terminated after he was captured on video shoveling snow while receiving workers compensation is fighting the decision. Captain James Reyes, who was let go in January after 25 years of service, has appealed a municipal court judge’s decision that he be terminated, his lawyer confirmed. NJ Advance Media

How does workers’ compensation work for public servants?

For law enforcement officers, firefighters, and government workers, there are potentially some differences or additional benefits provided under state or local laws regarding workers’ compensation for public servants. In Public Safety