After five recent fire deaths – including three children – in New York City homes without working smoke alarms, FDNY members paused on Nov. 1 to remind all New Yorkers to be sure to change the batteries in their smoke and CO alarms when they change their clocks for Daylight Saving Time.
National EMS Week 2013: Sunday May 19th – Saturday May 25th.
“We Make A Difference”
National EMS Week is an opportunity for the New York City Fire Department , as well as other pre-hospital care provider in the NYC 911 System and organizations throughout the country, to recognize the pre-hospital care professionals of their organizations. In addition, it is an exceptional opportunity for these professionals to be recognized by their peers and local communities for the outstanding job they accomplish each and every day of the year.