We all know there’s no such thing as truly being ‘off-duty’ for dedicated EMS professionals, and this Boston area EMT on his way to a Christmas party is a great demonstration ...
BOSTON — An off-duty EMT on the way to a Christmas party stopped to help when he saw a collision on the Neponset Bridge, and pulled over to help.
“I was just coming over the top,” ...
AVON LAKE, Ohio — An off-duty firefighter working a construction job died Thursday afternoon when a wall collapsed on him.
The Chronicle-Telegram reported that Avon Lake firefighter ...
He witnessed a driver veer off the road and down an embankment, and sprang into action
ASHEVILLE, N.C. — An off-duty paramedic sprang into action after witnessing a driver veer off the road, down and down a 25-foot embankment into a ravine.
Medic Tim Green was passing ...
OCONEE COUNTY, S.C. — An off-duty paramedic came to the aid of a man who slipped and fell at Lake Jacassee and sustained critical injuries.
The medic heard calls for help after the man ...
By Laurie K. Blandford
Treasure Coast Newspapers
STUART, Fla. — Scott Cannon knew Tuesday's fatal crash on U.S. 1 was bad when he stopped at a red light at Palm City Road.
A firefighter and his two groomsmen, who are also firefighters, were on their way to Las Vegas for a bachelor party when they jumped into action
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Three Jacksonville Firefighters acted quickly in mid-air to help a passenger with a medical emergency on-board a flight from Houston to Las Vegas.
The Augusta Chronicle
AUGUSTA, Ga. — While hiking with friends at Savannah Bluff Heritage Preserve in North Augusta on Aug. 31, Ian Buckley saw what appeared to be a head in ...
The News Gazette
MONTICELLO, Ill. — Crystal Alexander was definitely the right person in the right place at the right time when she helped rescue a drowning boy at Clinton Lake this ...
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — An off-duty EMT and two nurses sprang to action when a 65-year-old man went into cardiac arrest on the Virginia Beach boardwalk on Friday.
“I turned around ...
They sprang to action when he went into cardiac arrest on the Virginia Beach boardwalk
They were driving behind the bus when it crashed near O'Hare Airport; 4 were seriously injured
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While tactical medical teams are helpful, the medics on the scene are often the ones who happened to be on...