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Suing First Responders

Police and other first responders are legally obligated to help citizens and their departments can face lawsuits when they are derelict in their duty.

04/01/2014

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Police Officer, EMT Help Deliver Baby At Burlington County Home

Westampton New Jersey Police Officer Max Scherzer and Burlington County Station 27 EMT Julian Vallery teamed up to help a mom give birth to a baby girl Saturday evening.

03/31/2014

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Philadelphia Civil Service Considers Replacing Some Paramedics With EMTs

The city will propose a new deployment model for paramedics and emergency medical technicians. It wants to replace one of two paramedics on city ambulances with an EMT.

03/26/2014

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Delaware County’s All-volunteer Ambulance Corps Upset Over Efforts To Bring In Part-time Staff

Members of the Springfield, Delaware County Ambulance Corps fear a decision by the Board of Commissioners to bring in paid staff for some shifts could mark the “beginning of the end” for the only remaining all-volunteer unit in the county.

12/03/2013

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15th Main Line Run To Be Held Sunday

A 5K run that benefits volunteer firefighters and emergency medical technicians is being held Sunday to benefit first responders on the Main Line.

09/22/2012

From left-right: Tyler, Morrissey, James, Chakey, Ryan, Kelly (Credit: Joe Santoliquito)

The Hero Bowl: A Great Game For A Great Cause

The score won’t matter Thursday night and every player on both sides knows it when the Central League meets the rival Del-Val League at Widener University’s Quick Stadium at 7:30 p.m. for the 36th Annual Hero Bowl.

05/30/2012

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Cape May County Fire Department Mourns The Sudden Death Of Beloved Lieutenant

The Cape May County Fire Department is mourning the loss of one of their own.

10/05/2011

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Princeton EMT Leaves Behind Wife, Daughter After Losing His Life During Hurricane Irene

39-year-old Michael Kenwood, a Princeton volunteer emergency medical technician is being mourned by his wife and daughter and family following his funeral in North Jersey Wednesday afternoon.

08/31/2011

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Hurricane Irene Local Death Toll Rising

The number of deaths related to Hurricane Irene continues to rise.

08/29/2011