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There were "some reports of some skin irritation."
Ten people were taken to local hospitals and one of them had critical injuries.
The County Commission last year eliminated two paramedic positions from the Pinellas Suncoast Fire and Rescue District and gave all the EMS service in the area to a nearby Seminole station.
The report says a co-worker who talked to the crew by phone said they knew a thunderstorm was moving in and thought they could land before it hit.
First Line Technology has partnered with Louis M. Gerson and Co. to deliver high-quality N95, N99, and N100 respirators that are made in the United States of America.
The IAFC Emergency Medical Services EMS Section announced that it will name Bruce Evans as the 2010 recipient of the James O. Page EMS Achievement Award.
Among EMTs, the numbers were worse. Of the nearly 2,000 EMTs included in the analysis, 22 percent of the non-smokers scored below normal on their most recent breathing test.
The teams encountered smoke and, fearing fire, had to turn back before they could check a second chamber - the last chance for the four miners' survival.
Talbott was charged after stopping his ambulance in the path of a driver who was running from police last week.
Last month, two Metropolitan EMS paramedics arrived at a West Little Rock home declaring 52-year-old Pamela Harper dead.