EMT Niall O’Shaughnessy, left, and his partner Moses Nelson stand by their emergency vehicle.

EMT Plunges into Hudson to Save Woman

Early on the morning of July 20, as most New Yorkers were preparing to go to work, emergency medical technician and DC 37 Local 2507 member Niall O’Shaughnessy was already on the job – literally up to his neck in the treacherous, choppy waters of the Hudson River, trying to save a young woman who had thrown herself in only minutes before. read more