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New EMS Rigs Hit Detroit Streets

Another delivery of new ambulances for the Detroit Fire Department Emergency Medical Service Division.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

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Driver Extracted From Detroit EMS Vehicle After Crash

The Jaws of Life had to be used to extract an EMS worker from the rapid response vehicle after it was broadsided by another vehicle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2013

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Detroit Police, Emergency Radio System Goes Offline Again

For the second time in six weeks, Detroit police, fire and EMS were forced to work without an operating emergency radio system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2013

A volunteer "victim" is moved at the scene of a mock shooting. (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ

SWAT Teams, EMS Respond To Mock University Shooting

As SWAT teams searched for “the gunman,” nurses questioned volunteer “victims” at the scene.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2013

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Detroit Police, Emergency Radio System Breaks Down

In what was described as a crisis in the city, Detroit police, fire and EMS struggled, Friday morning, without the use of internal radio communications.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2013

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Fire Truck The Cause Of Blaze At Plymouth Fire Station

An unusual situation in the city of Plymouth where a fire truck goes up in flames inside of the fire station.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2013

Latex gloves arrive for Detroit firefighters. (WWJ/Kathryn Larson)

Community Responds To Firefighters’ Plea For Supplies

A group of Detroit Firefighters are thanking the community Sunday morning, after making an urgent plea for latex gloves over the weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2013

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OCC Combined Regional Emergency Services Training Center

Emergencies are staged at OCC’s Combined Regional Emergency Services Training (CREST) center, a training “city” that simulates emergency situations faced by law enforcement, fire and EMS departments and civilian first responders.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2013

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Man Charged After 3-Year-Old Shoots Self With Gun Found In Home

The child shot himself and was transported by EMS to a local hospital for treatment for a wound to the foot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2012

Community EMS vehicle. (Credit: Community EMS)

Michigan First Responders Lending Hand In New York In Wake Of Sandy

A group of local first responders is in the New York area assisting in Sandy’s aftermath. Greg Beauchemin is the President of Community EMS in Southfield.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2012

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