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California Man Drowns While Fire and Police Watch; Bystander Pulls Man to Shore

Crews are not trained in land-to-water rescues.

Posted Tuesday, May 31, 2011

9/11 EMT Sues New York City

Smiley also says he was stripped of elite assignment.

Posted Tuesday, April 12, 2011

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Family of Murdered NY Woman Sue EMT, Commissioner, City, Facebook

Facebook says the suit is without merit.

Posted Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Penn. EMS Chief Suspended For Sexual Assault Of Unconscious Man

Tedesco was named director of Cranberry's EMS service last year.

Posted Friday, March 11, 2011

Report Finds Errors With Ambulance Company, Driver In Wrong-Way NM Crash

State is concerned the ambulance driver did not take proper precautions.

Posted Tuesday, March 1, 2011

D.C. Fire, EMS Medical Director Named In Wrongful Death Suit

Paramedic told Givens "that he only needed to take Pepto Bismol."

Posted Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Infamous FDNY Bagel-Break EMT Charged With Shoplifting

Jackson was arrested after trying to steal $50 worth of cosmetics.

Posted Wednesday, February 23, 2011

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Memos: Firefighter Refused Call To Tucson Shooting

Veteran "did not want to be part of it,"

Posted Friday, February 18, 2011

Four Pennsylvania Ambulance Operators Indicted For Fraud

Scheme to fraudulently bill Medicare by transporting patients by ambulance who were able to walk.

Posted Thursday, February 10, 2011


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