'Disabled' Chicago medic now a cop
Hand injury 32 years ago kept medic from returning to work and awarded him permanent disability checks
By Tim Novak and Chris Fusco
The Chicago Sun-Times
CHICAGO — A hand injury Gregory J. Serratore suffered while trying to fix a stalled ambulance 32 years ago kept him from returning to work as a paramedic.
So Serratore made a deal to leave the Chicago Fire Department.
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