New York

EMT Sues Over Alleged FDNY Racism

Lt. Valerie Brancato, 49, says a series of blatant incidents began soon after she joined the Emergency Medical Service in 1986.

Posted Wednesday, October 19, 2011

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FDNY EMT to Debut in Showtime Boxing Match

EMT Rosinsky has a 14-0 boxing record, with eight knock outs.

Posted Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Neighbor Rescues N.Y. Woman from 20' Well

May Elliot was up to her neck in water after falling through the well covering.

Posted Thursday, October 13, 2011

Upstate N.Y. Ambulance Service Wants to Start Billing

Currently residents of Holland now receive EMS care free of charge because of volunteer firefighters and ambulance personnel.

Posted Wednesday, October 12, 2011

N.Y. EMTs Recognized for Fighting Pit Bull Off of Patient

EMT partners Dewey Mendonca and Garfield Smythe have been nominated for a Liberty Medal in the Bravest category by the FDNY for fighting a pit bull off of a patient.

Posted Thursday, October 6, 2011

N.Y. Man Arrested for Posing as EMT

The man also claimed he was a Red Cross volunteer.

Posted Thursday, October 6, 2011

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Helicopter Goes Down in NYC East River

Pilot and three others were pulled alive from the water by rescue crews.

Posted Tuesday, October 4, 2011

9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Begins Taking Applications

Fund is intended to help people who became ill after working at Ground Zero.

Posted Monday, October 3, 2011

Suicide Attempt Sickens Six in New York

Firefighters found a man dead in a running vehicle.

Posted Wednesday, September 28, 2011



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