NY1All cops, EMTs, engine co. firefighters to be equipped with anti-overdose ...SILive.com... needed to get them to a hospital," Donovan said. "It's my hope that once an overdose victim can be given a second chance thanks to the life-saving efforts of a police officer, firefighter, paramedic or EMT, that that person will seek treatment for ... […]
CBS LocalPhila. Firefighters Union Opposes City's Proposed Deployment Model for ...CBS Local“The thrust of this plan is to augment the service by hiring these fire service EMTs, pair them with paramedics so that way you spread your forces evenly throughout the city so they are not concentrated in certain areas at certain times of the day ...Philly Firef […]
Daniel O'Connell, 80SILive.comP1 Obit O'Connell.jpg Daniel O'Connell, 2011Family Photo. STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Daniel Douglas O'Connell, 80, of Concord, a retired FDNY firefighter and loving patriarch who was dedicated to his family and his community, died Tuesday at home. Born and ...
NYPD officer describes saving victim from 'death rattle,' as city expands use ...SILive.com"It's my hope that once an overdose victim can be given a second chance thanks to the life-saving efforts of a police officer, firefighter, paramedic or EMT, that that person will seek treatment for their addiction." As restrictions on prescrip […]
Daily MailWidow of Firefighter Killed in West Talks about BirthFirehouse.comPerry Calvin, Becky's husband, had been in West for EMT training when the fertilizer plant exploded, setting off a wave of devastation across the small town and killing 15 people, including Perry. Perry, 37, a self-employed farmer who worked ...A baby girl brings joy to a widow […]
Breach of Morrow Co. EMS/911 patient data raises questionsMarion StarKeith Acker, current 911 coordinator for the Morrow County Firefighters and Squadsmen Association, which has contracted with the county since 1972 to provide EMS and 911 services, said the breach occurred at the “tail end of September 2011,” and no ...and more »
Panel: New firefighters must be EMTsFort Dodge MessengerHulett said emergency medical care accounts for about 80 percent of the Fire Department workload. All of the current firefighters are EMTs or paramedics. The Fire Department works in conjunction with Trinity Regional Medical Center to provide emergency ...
Joining the 'Brotherhood'Wicked Local WilmingtonFirefighter Daniel M. Kasprzak was hired by the Tewksbury Fire Department in September. In addition to completing the academy, Chief Michael Hazel said Kasprzak, a first-generation firefighter,recently became certified as an emergency medical ...and more »
City EMTs to staff breast cancer awareness pink-colored ambulanceDiamondback OnlineOver the past few years, Brady said, the county department has encouraged its firefighters and paramedics to get involved with breast cancer awareness. October will mark the third year county firefighters and paramedics can swap out their standard work ...and more »
Citrus Park neighborhood newsNaples Daily NewsGive Back Day, when the softball players and their fans honor and thank the local EMTs and firemen, always generates handsome funds to support their community outreach. There are folks in this park who collect and distribute foodstuffs, household items ...