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Steve Wirth, Esq., EMT-P

is a founding partner of Page, Wolfberg & Wirth, LLC. Steve is an active EMS provider and firefighter, and a national EMS speaker and a member of the JEMS and EMS Insider editorial board. He can be reached at swirth@pwwemslaw.com.

content by Steve Wirth, Esq., EMT-P

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