Fireman wins $54,000 after being sacked for calling boss a ‘buffoon’

A senior British firefighter won more than $54,000 after he was sacked for calling his boss a ‘buffoon’. Paul Renforth had a reputation for being ‘quite an angry individual’ and had ‘bad blood’ with managers, an employment tribunal heard. He directed the insult towards Simon Smith at the start of a shift, prompting the station […]