First Responders Fighting To Keep Their Jobs As New York City Threatens Potential LayoffsThey were on the frontlines against COVID-19, but now they're fighting to keep their jobs.
State Administrative Judge Grants All-Female Volunteer EMT Company In Brooklyn License To Operate AmbulanceThe women's group, Ezras Nashim, had been fighting for a license in the community, where there has long been an ambulance service only run by men.
Coronavirus Update: Eager To Get Back To Work And Save Lives, N.J. Firefighter Cleared By Rapid TestThe shortage of COVID-19 testing has kept many first responders from returning to work after being quarantined.
EMS Worker Who Suffered Stroke Out Hospital After Attempted Rescue By Colleague Who Had AneurysmAn unlikely double miracle is shaping up for two men dedicated to saving the lives of others across New York City.
Ezras Nashim, First All Female Volunteer EMT Team, Wants An AmbulanceIt's a contentious issue in the orthodox Jewish community in Brooklyn.
EMS Worker Released From Hospital After Rupturing Aneurysm While Helping ColleagueAuthorities said Wang sprang into action when Liam Glinane, a 63-year-old medical technician, had a stroke while driving an ambulance and crashed on the BQE.
New State Law Makes Assault On EMTs A FelonyEMTs doing their jobs can face threats from those they are trying to help, and now the state has made it a felony to assault an on-duty EMT.
Emergency Radio Service Often Doesn't Work In Subway, City EMTs ComplainIn an emergency response headache for New York City, some EMS technicians say radio service is spotty and potentially dangerous on the subway.
EMTs Investigated After Woman Pronounced Dead At Shooting Scene In Queens Later Found AlivePolice said an hour after the woman was pronounced dead, officers heard her make noise.
Police: EMTs In Perth Amboy Catch Man Who Tried To Steal AmbulanceAccording to police, the emergency medical technicians were attending to a patient on Sunday when the ambulance's siren went off outside.
L.I. EMTs Called Heroes When Their CO Detectors Find Leak At Bagel ShopTwo Long Island ambulance technicians who had just been looking for breakfast Thursday morning were being called heroes hours later.
New York City To Offer Special Ebola Training For At-Risk City EmployeesOn Monday, city officials and leaders from the Municipal Labor Committee will meet to discuss the city's plan for battling Ebola should it arrive in the city.
4 Emergency Workers Put On Desk Duty In Eric Garner Case; New Video ReleasedIn an appeal from the pulpit, the Rev. Al Sharpton is demanding justice for the Staten Island man who died after an apparent police choke hold.
East Harlem Explosion Leaves Survivors, Rescuers In ShockBoth during and after the explosion that leveled two buildings in East Harlem Wednesday, people were stepping in to help rescue people inside, and take care of the victims afterward.
Nassau County Police Deliver Baby In Ambulance On Christmas EveKaren Hollander, who was pregnant, thought she had time to run errands on Christmas Eve, including making a stop at a bank in Great Neck.