firefighters carry guns on the job?
Georgia lawmakers will consider a bill that will allow them to.
firefighters would have to have permission from their employers to carry guns.
can make that decision based on their own needs. At this point, I don't ever
see that happening in Albany, but I can also say in some circumstances it may
be appropriate in other areas," said James Carswell, Albany Fire Department.
The bill was
introduced nearly a year after a group of firefighters in Gwinnett County were
held captive by an armed gunman.