2015 5K Run / Walk

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2015 5K Run / Walk Saturday August 22nd “The Commack Volunteer Ambulance  Corps has been providing the finest  emergency  care to our community  for almost 50 years. We continually add the latest life saving equipment to our services. This year, we are fundraising to add Lucas devices to all our vehicles. The Lucas device assists
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Paramedics administered a Cyanokit to a 70-year-old homeowner on Kenmore Street who was pulled from his burning house.

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Click the link below to view the full story and video. News 12: http://longisland.news12.com/news/first-responders-use-new-tool-to-save-li-man-in-fire-1.10208726 DIX HILLS – First responders were able to save a man’s life in Dix Hills over the weekend using new medical technology that reverses some of the effects of smoke inhalation. Paramedics administered a Cyanokit to a 70-year-old homeowner on Kenmore
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Honeywell Innovation Saves Lives – Honeywell Carbon Monoxide Detectors Alert Long Island Diners to Dangerous Leak

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Click the link below to view the full story and video. http://www.honeywellnow.com/2015/01/16/honeywell-innovation-saves-lives-honeywell-carbon-monoxide-detectors-alert-long-island-diners-to-dangerous-leak/ Honeywell Innovation Saves Lives – Honeywell Carbon Monoxide Detectors Alert Long Island Diners to Dangerous Leak Posted 01/16/2015 Share on email Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin  When two volunteer EMTs stopped to grab dinner at a Long Island restaurant before work, they
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Record Setting Year!

2014 was a record setting year for CVAC. We finished off the year with 3,362 alarms, 302 more alarms than we had in 2013. Great job to all of the volunteers for your hard work and dedication, and keep up the phenomenal work!

Honeywell Donates CO Detectors

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We would like to thank Honeywell for their donation of 65 Carbon Monoxide Detectors to CVAC this morning! Our members are safer because of your generosity!

Thank You!!

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As a result of your generous donations, we were able to donate approximately 1,000 toys to Toys of Hope and almost 1,000 pounds of food to the Christ the King Food Pantry! Thank you to all who donated, we look forward to seeing you next year!

MVA with Entrapment

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At 1613 hrs on Friday November 28, CVAC was activated for an MVA – Car vs. Truck at the intersection of Harned Rd and Veterans Memorial Highway with one victim pinned. CVAC responded with 2 ambulances, along with 2-16-31, 2-16-33, 2-16-34, 2-16-57, and 2-16-89. Under the command of Chief DeTurris, CVAC extricated and treated one
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OPERATION FROSTY PARADE & TOY DRIVE

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Commack Volunteer Ambulance Corps proudly presents…our annual Operation Frosty Toy & Food Drive on Saturday, December 13, 2014, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Santa, Frosty, Rudolph and the elves are getting ready to visit all the good children of the Commack Volunteer Ambulance Corps District. Our annual Operation Frosty Parade is Saturday, December, 13, 2014,
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In honor of September 11th

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Have you been down Burr Road, Townline Road, or Scholar Lane lately? CVAC volunteers have placed 70 American flags from CVAC Headquarters on Burr Road to Commack High School on Scholar lane in honor of September 11th. The Commack community will gather for the 13th Candlelight Ceremony of Remembrance on Thursday, September 11th at 6:30
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Commack EMTs Help Avert Potential Carbon Monoxide Tragedy at Applebee’s

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Taken From: Commack Patch - By Ryan Bonner (Patch National Staff) “Commack Volunteer Ambulance Corps members Justin Gau and Kyle Page stopped by the Commack Applebee’s Tuesday night for a bite to eat. But soon after entering the restaurant on Veterans Highway, the portable carbon monoxide detectors the two on-duty EMTs were carrying went into
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