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In the Trenches

Technical rescue situations require difficult, personnel-intensive work and demand that all responders add as much value as possible to the rescue effort.

Posted Sunday, April 11, 2010

Car Goes 200 Feet off California Cliff

Two men had to be rescued after the car they were in went over a cliff and plunged some 200 feet into a ravine near Mulholland Highway in Calabasas.

Posted Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Workers Injured in Roof Fall at Cowboy s Stadium

Police spokeswoman Tiara Ellis Richard says the two workers fell from an upper roof to a lower section.

Posted Thursday, December 3, 2009

Dangerous Suspension & Of EMS, By EMS, For EMS

Readers share their comments on JEMS and JEMS.com articles.

Posted Wednesday, December 2, 2009

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Deadly Utah Cave to be Closed

Nutty Putty is now closed until a decision is made about its future, Leavitt said. Cannon said the sheriff's office wouldn't give an opinion about whether it should remain open.

Posted Monday, November 30, 2009

Illinois EMS Crews Participate in Countywide Disaster Drill

The disaster drill scenario asked EMS crews in Augusta, Ill., Carthage, Ill., Hamilton, Ill., and Warsaw, Ill., to respond to various problems brought about by a 4.8 magnitude earthquake.

Posted Thursday, September 24, 2009

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Md. Technical Rescue Team Picks Driver Off 40' Embankment

The vehicle left the roadway jumping the curb and sped down a steep 40-foot embankment.

Posted Friday, September 18, 2009

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Woman Rescued from Remote Maryland Trail

U.S Park Police and members of the Montgomery County Fire Department worked together on Sunday to rescue a woman who was injured in a remote area of Great Falls.

Posted Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Teen Recalls Being Buried Under Sand

The family of a 17-year-old Connecticut teen who was buried up to his neck on a Rhode Island beach is warning others about the dangers of digging holes in the sand.

Posted Friday, August 28, 2009






 

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