Archive | March, 2019

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Parking officer rushes to help driver by performing CPR

A parking officer rushed to help a driver suffering from heart attack with CPR. The parking enforcement officer, Jason Vickers was on the job when he came across a vehicle that appeared to be stuck in Burnaby. As it turned out, there was a man inside suffering a heart attack. Rapid delivery of CPR Vickers […]

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Grandmother in pool accident dies despite CPR

A grandmother in a pool accident was declared dead despite delivery of CPR. The woman died from drowning just hours after trying unsuccessfully to rescue her 20-month old grandson from the same fate. Watery ordeal According to B.C. Coroner’s Service, it was Warina Nissan, 51-years old and her grandson, Ivan Yousif who were found face […]

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Man who was killed in lawnmower accident received CPR

A grass maintenance worker who drowned after machine rolls into pond was given CPR. The 20-year old man was killed while cutting grass in Glenwood Park. Workplace accident At around 8:30 AM, the maintenance worker who was trimming the grass in the Fraser Heights Park ended up trapped beneath the commercial lawnmower he was riding […]

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Langley gas station shooting: Man died despite CPR

A man died during the Langley gas station shooting was given CPR. The incident was described as an “execution” style shooting in a Range Rover that was parked at the gas pump. Shooting ordeal The man was declared dead after a gang-style shooting at the gas station at 232nd Street and 72nd Avenue. The man […]

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B.C. trucker rescues woman found unconscious along highway

A B.C. trucker rescued a Chemainus woman found unconscious on side of highway with CPR. As a seasoned truck driver for 3 decades, Gord Price was the third big rig to leave the DCT Chambers Trucking yard in Chemainus when he spotted something in the periphery of his headlights. Roadside ordeal As he started quickly […]

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Man who died in the workplace accident was given CPR

A man was given CPR after a fatal workplace accident in Delta. The WorkSafeBC is investigating a fatal incident. Danger in the workplace The man is declared dead after a workplace accident in Annacis Island. The WorkSafeBC was called in to investigate the accident, after an employee of Van Wasteco Inc. apparently fell from the […]

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Rapid action by cable technician with CPR saved a life

A cable technician saved the life of a man with CPR. When Langley’s David Sibley had a heart attack in his house, Paul Schulli jumped into action by providing CPR until help arrived. Timely intervention with CPR What would have been a tragic Christmas for a Langley family turned into gratitude and celebration due to […]

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Man given CPR on front lawn after Surrey house fire

A man was given CPR after a Surrey house fire. The man did not have a pulse and was not breathing after rescue, but the crews restored both before the man was transported to a healthcare facility. Dangers of fire A man was rescued and given CPR on a front lawn during a house fire […]

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South Surrey security guard recognized for CPR efforts

A South Surrey security guard was recognized for performing CPR. The man was near death after collapsing at a lottery booth. Immediate intervention with CPR It was a rare moment for Thia Chaar last month when she was alerted to a man who collapsed after buying a lottery ticket in Semiahmoo Shopping Centre. With 4 […]

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