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Used Jaws of Life System Is Impressive, Can Slice Through a Car Like It's Nothing
Used Jaws of Life System Is Impressive, Can Slice Through a Car Like It's Nothing

8 Aug 2022, 17:54 UTC / By now, you already know what the Jaws of Life are. If not, you do not want to find out in the field. This is what you need to know about the rescue system

 
DJI's AeroScope Drone/Pilot Detection Feature Being Turned Against Chinese Manufacturer
DJI's AeroScope Drone/Pilot Detection Feature Being Turned Against Chinese Manufacturer

23 Mar 2022, 22:50 UTC / A drone detection feature dubbed AeroScope, which allows for drone detection in the area for up to 31 miles, has been active on all DJI drones since 2017

 
Offshore Rescue Ship Gets Reborn as a 230-Foot Luxury Explorer Superyacht
Offshore Rescue Ship Gets Reborn as a 230-Foot Luxury Explorer Superyacht

2 Nov 2021, 05:17 UTC / Dutch shipyard Icon Yachts has revealed a new conversion: the Project Master. Underneath the 230-foot luxury yacht lies an offshore rescue ship build in 2001

 
Nissan Factory Worker Called Heroic As He Saves Life of Bicyclist
Nissan Factory Worker Called Heroic As He Saves Life of Bicyclist

16 Aug 2021, 20:28 UTC / Harrison had received first aid training as part of his Quality Assurance job at Nissan from the North East Ambulance Service (NEAS)

 
Student Pilot Loses Airplane Engine Mid-Flight, Aces Emergency Landing
Student Pilot Loses Airplane Engine Mid-Flight, Aces Emergency Landing

20 Jul 2021, 16:11 UTC / Brian Parsley was going on a cross-country journey in a Cessna 150J when the engine suddenly started to lose power. He acted fast and aced the landing.

 
This Trench Transforms Into a One-Man Tent, Is Perfect for Emergency Situations
This Trench Transforms Into a One-Man Tent, Is Perfect for Emergency Situations

16 Apr 2021, 14:30 UTC / Fashion designer Emi Tanimura aimed to create a multi-functional collection, with items that would be cheap to make, easy to use, and potentially life-saving

 
This Is What You Can Do to Get the Keys Out of Your Locked Car
This Is What You Can Do to Get the Keys Out of Your Locked Car

27 Jan 2021, 07:48 UTC / Sometimes the unthinkable happens and you lock your keys in the car; here's what you can do to get them back without necessarily braking a window

 
Trainee Pilot Lands Cessna Plane on His Own as Instructor Passes Out
Trainee Pilot Lands Cessna Plane on His Own as Instructor Passes Out

4 Sep 2019, 16:43 UTC / Max Sylvester was on his third lesson so far and his first in that plane when the instructor suffered a seizure. Still, he made a perfect landing

 
Woman Rushes to the Bathroom, Accidentally Opens Plane’s Emergency Door
Woman Rushes to the Bathroom, Accidentally Opens Plane’s Emergency Door

11 Jun 2019, 12:09 UTC / A PIA flight out of Manchester, U.K., was delayed for 8 hours and caused more disruptions at its home base after a passenger mistook one door for another

 
Ball-Shaped Squishy Robots Can Drop from 600 feet and Survive
Ball-Shaped Squishy Robots Can Drop from 600 feet and Survive

25 Apr 2019, 12:58 UTC / Squishy Robotics working on a robot design that can survive a 600 feet (183 meters) drop and be available for use by first responders

 
Drunk Man Terrorizes EasyJet Staff, Rips iPhone in Half, Threatens Passengers
Drunk Man Terrorizes EasyJet Staff, Rips iPhone in Half, Threatens Passengers

29 Jan 2019, 10:26 UTC / The flight from Manchester to Iceland had to divert to Edinburgh so police could escort the troublesome passenger off the flight, for everyone’s safety

 
Here Are The Dumbest Reasons People Called For an Ambulance in 2018
Here Are The Dumbest Reasons People Called For an Ambulance in 2018

21 Dec 2018, 16:44 UTC / South Western Ambulance Service from the UK releases transcripts of the most inappropriate calls they’ve received this year, in a bid to discourage people from

 
Audi’s Emergency Connect Suite Will Include Human Touch
Audi’s Emergency Connect Suite Will Include Human Touch

24 Nov 2015, 16:08 UTC / Audi has recently announced it's already integrating an emergency in-car calling technology. It will use SiriusXM Connected Vehicle Services

 
BMW Shows the Versatile Character of the i3 by Turning It into Different Emergency Vehicles
BMW Shows the Versatile Character of the i3 by Turning It into Different Emergency Vehicles

5 Nov 2015, 15:31 UTC / Authorities in Germany's Bavaria region, Milan, Los Angeles and London have added the first BMW i3s to their emergency vehicle fleets

 
Airplane Emergency Lands After Gas from 2,186 Sheep Triggers Smoke Alarm
Airplane Emergency Lands After Gas from 2,186 Sheep Triggers Smoke Alarm

4 Nov 2015, 15:22 UTC / Methane can be quite dangerous in large quantities. But this is not why they landed the airplane in the first place. It was the fire alarm

 
Hero Bus Driver Saves Man from Fire, Gets Injured and Now Faces Eviction
Hero Bus Driver Saves Man from Fire, Gets Injured and Now Faces Eviction

27 Oct 2015, 09:58 UTC / The line between being a hero and losing everything seems to be quite thin, but even so, this bus driver is not about to give up on faith just yet

 
What To Do After Witnessing a Car Accident
What To Do After Witnessing a Car Accident

19 Aug 2015, 13:52 UTC / One of these days, you might happen upon the scene of a car accident (or might even be part of one), read on to be a little more prepared for that

 
This Is the Driver You Want Behind the Wheel of Your Ambulance
This Is the Driver You Want Behind the Wheel of Your Ambulance

11 May 2015, 14:43 UTC / This ambulance driver really is the one you'd want behind the wheel of the car you're being transported in if your life was hanging by a thread

 
Chinese City Gets Two-Headed Fire Truck, Reminds People of the 1999 Mont Blanc Tunnel Fire
Chinese City Gets Two-Headed Fire Truck, Reminds People of the 1999 Mont Blanc Tunnel Fire

3 Feb 2015, 13:59 UTC / The MAN BAI Janus 4000 "Bifronte", a fire truck able to travel up to 120mph both ways, was created to prevent tragedies like the Mont Blanc fire to happen

 
Helicopter Explodes on the Streets of Santiago, after Being Hit by Fire Truck
Helicopter Explodes on the Streets of Santiago, after Being Hit by Fire Truck

4 Dec 2014, 12:32 UTC / Chile’s capital city was the location of a dramatic scene that unfolded on Sunday when a helicopter was hit by a fire truck. Following the unfortunate incident, the chopper exploded not too lo...