Welcome to ecnalubma.com, a site for some EMS related material.
last updated 25-May-2011

The NYS Department of Health coordinates yearly "Tree of Life" memorial for EMS workers who died in the Line of Duty.
The staff of ecnalubma.com often records the service.

To watch the 2011 ceremony (over on vimeo), please click: here

To watch the 2010 ceremony (over on vimeo), please click: here

To watch the 2009 ceremony (over on vimeo), please click: here

To watch the 2007 ceremony (over on vimeo), please click: here

To watch the 2006 ceremony (over on youtube), please click: here

To watch the 2004 ceremony (over on vimeo), please click: here

There's a periodic publication put out by someone or some group or another that portrays NYC EMS activities.
Going by the name Flatline, it's in high demand.

For the complete April, 2007issue as a single "pdf" file (3.5 megs),

please click: here??

For individual files in *.gif:
page one (the cover), please click: here
For page two, please click: here
For page three, please click: here
For page four (back cover), please click: here??

A special WTC note. There's been plenty, PLENTY, of recent, and disturbing, coverage, most recently Aug 2007..
To get to our index of the new WTC material, click here

The CBS News Magazine. "Sixty Minutes", ran a clip Sunday, 13-Nov-2005, showing a bunch of NYC area EMS "knuckleheads" who were helping people in the earthquake devasted regions of Pakistan.??

("Knucklehead" is their self-described term. And given what they're doing, they can call themselves anything they want)??

For the transcript courtesy of the "Sixty Minutes" website, click: here


And, natch, the staff of ecnalubma.com digitized the video feed.
To get to the text index, with clickthroughs to the video,
please click: here??


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On Sunday, 13-Nov-2006, CBS News ran a story on Yet Another First Ever Motorcycle Medic arrangement. Sigh.

To get to the text index, with clickthrough to the video, please click : here



On Tues, 26-Sep-2006, a group of women in the EMS division of NYC's fire department filed a discrimination lawsuit.

To get to the text index, with clickthroughs to the video, please click : here


On Thurs, 24-Aug-2006, channel 4 (WNBC-tv, NYC) broadcast a report about the Mt. Sinai "draft" report on health issues in WTC responders.

To get to our text index, with clickthroughs to the video, please click : here


On Weds, 16-Aug-2006, following a court battle, NYC released an additional 20 hours of radio and telephone tapes from the WTC destruction of 2001.


Channel 4 (WNBC-tv) ran the story (as did the other stations).


To get to the text index, with clickthroughs to various video files we've placed on the webserver, please click: here

On Weds, 24-May-2006, Channel 7 (WABC-tv) followed up on the disturbing health reports for WTC personnel. Part of their story included testing clothing stored from that time, looking for toxins.

To get to the text index, with clickthroughs to various video files, please click: here

Friday, 28-Apr-2006, Channel 2 (WCBS-tv) played a short clip about lingering health effects - including deaths - among (mostly) EMS responders to the WTC.


To get to the text index, with clickthroughs to various video copies, please click: here



Sunday, 16-Apr-2006, NYC television legend Gabe Pressman interviewed NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Frieden about WTC health issues (and other stuff).
To get the text index, with clickthroughs to a transcript and various video files, please click: here

Thursday, 13-April-2006, "Nightline" ran a followup looking at the continuing health effects - including deaths - attributed to the toxic exposures at the WTC. To get to the text index, which has clickthroughs to various quality and sized files, please click: here

Thursday, 05-Jan-2006, NYC's EMS workers held, sigh, another rally at NY's City Hall calling for movement on their contract.

To get to the text index, with clickthroughs to the video, please click: here

Thurs, 01-Dec-2005, NYC's WNBC (ch.4) showed a clip about the new NYC laws regarding yielding to emergency vehicles..
To get to the text index, with clickthroughs to the video, please click: here

Mon, 28-Nov-2005, NYC's WPIX (ch.11) showed a clip about public use of the narcotic antagonist naloxone.
To get to the text index, with clickthroughs to the video, please click: here



On Thurs, 06-Oct-2005, Mayor Mike, NYPD Commissioner Kelly, and the local FBI head, Mark Mershon, held a press conference discussing the concerns about a terror attack on NYC's subway system.


As usual, the staff of ecnalubma.com digitized the video feed.
To get to the text index, with clickthroughs to the video, please click: here



Ch 9, wwor-tv, last month broadcast an "I-Team" (investigation team) report pointing out that the various e-911 surcharges on phones, and doubly so on cellular phones, are getting sidetracked. Shocked. SHOCKED!??

To get to the text index, which has clickthroughs to the videos, click: here


In late June, 2005, allegations of fraud regarding the EMS division of a Queens hospital were aired by WCBS-tv.

To get to the text index, which has clickthroughs to the videos, click: here


On 19-May-2004 NYS Governor Pataki, along with other key folk, dedicated a "tree of life" memorial in Albany.

The ecnalubma.com staff videotaped the ceremony.
To get to the text index, which has clickthroughs to the videos, click: here


The 2004 edition of Flatline, a publication NYC EMS personnel hide under their desks....

To view it, click: here


in Nov. 2001, NYC's Regional EMS Council coordinated a memorial service for the service members who were murdered in September.

And, once again, the ecnalubma.com staff videotaped the ceremony.??

To get to the text index, which has clickthroughs to the videos, click: here



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