Delivering firefighter's baby all in day's work for Madison chiefJackson Clarion LedgerSteve Putnam, center, Camden's father, is a Madison firefighter and EMT. / Greg Jenson/The Clarion-Ledger ... I don't know if we'll make it to the hospital,' ” said interim Fire Chief Derrick Layton, who also is a paramedic. “We told him to ke […]
WAVY-TVGrandy EMT allegedly hid camera in bunk room, Radio Shack tanning boothwtkr.comThe Currituck Sheriff's Office received a report of secret peeping at the volunteer fire station on November 20th after fire department personnel found a recording device in the women's bunk room. According to a search warrant, two employees found an ...Recording […]
89.3 KPCCKelly Thomas trial update: Paramedic testifies Thomas' heart stopped following ...89.3 KPCCThe second witness Wednesday was Fullerton Fire Department Paramedic Ron Stancyk. Stancyk, his partner, whom he called "the patient man," and emergency medical technicians (EMTs) treated Kelly Thomas at the scene. Upon arrival, Stancyk said, the […]
New fire chief 'observing,' looking to make improvementsTimes-Georgian“My father was a volunteer firefighter and my uncle was one of the first EMTs in Turner County, Ga., where I grew up,” he said. “There was only one EMT on duty at that time, so the ambulance would have to swing by the hospital to pick up a nurse before ...
Parkersburg NewsFirefighter training center being builtParkersburg News"It will allow us to enhance our training requirements with a comfortable setting for CPR classes and emergency medical technician training and recertification," he said. Phase one will also contain an office area, and a library focusing on ...and more »
Augusta Fire Department Looking to Increase its StaffWJBF-TVHe adds "on their off days, they use those certifications as EMTs to work for some of the local ambulance services." I caught up with Michael Willis from Gold Cross EMS who confirms Chief James' assertion, but says hiring fire fighters isn't common ...Ga. Fire Dept. Eyes Reserve […]
NewsdayFDNY graduates its most diverse class ever -- 62 percent minorityNewsday... to hire more minority firefighters. "It's a day of enlightenment," said Murray's mother, Charlotte Murray, also of St. Albans. "Today is a very special day for us." Charlotte Murray, a nurse, encouraged her son to become an emergency medical ...an […]
PTC Fire Dept. study: Cut officers, hire EMTsThe Citizen.comIf Peachtree City follows a recommendation from a study of the Fire Department, it will flatten some of the command structure of the department and put more paramedics on active duty. In addition, interviews and surveys of Peachtree City Fire and ...
Emergency Responders To Get Help Finding LocationsYankton Daily PressThe Yankton County Commission gave permission this week for 30 computer tablets to be purchased that can be installed in vehicles or headquarters that will, among other things, have the capability of guiding firefighters, EMTs, rescuers and others to ...
Minneapolis Star TribuneRemains of two kids recovered from fire-ravaged farmhouse near MarshallMinneapolis Star TribuneSearchers have recovered the remains of two young children unaccounted for following a farmhouse blaze in southwestern Minnesota that also left a firefighter seriously hurt after a firetruck ran over his legs, authorities said Thursday. The […]
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