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|08-03-2012, 05:52 AM||#1 (permalink)|
Release the kraken
Join Date: Jul 2006
Lifeguard saves boy, gets $2600 bill.
This is just nuts...
Lifeguard gets bill after ocean rescue - Koinlocal6.com
|08-03-2012, 06:48 AM||#5 (permalink)|
Mr. Hoity Toity
Join Date: Jan 2012
Same story on Yahoo. Several people have already stepped up to pay the bill for the kid.
|08-03-2012, 07:20 AM||#6 (permalink)|
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: St.Catharines, Ont
Been paid, but still nuts.
Lifeguard's bill to be paid after Ore. coast rescue - Koinlocal6.com
"I reject your reality and substitute my own!" -Paul Bradford
|08-03-2012, 07:26 AM||#7 (permalink)|
My Sarcasm is Legendary
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Middlle Tn
It definitely sucks, you would think his bill would be treated as a on the job injury. Unless maybe he's a volunteer. I'm not sure how that works.
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|08-03-2012, 09:48 AM||#8 (permalink)|
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Vankleek Hill, Ontario, Canada
I kept reading Vancouver and assuming Canada.
|08-03-2012, 12:05 PM||#9 (permalink)|
|08-03-2012, 01:04 PM||#10 (permalink)|
Quit shootin' my swoosh.
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Pacific Northwest
Sucks he was stuck with such a HUGE bill, but he did what was right. He said he had a feeling there was gonna be a bill, just not that big. People in the area are offering to step in to help the family pay it off.
I'm also a lifeguard in Vancouver, the local paper posted this story with a way to donate to his family to cover the remainder of John's medical finances. You can donate at any Chase bank to the account under the name John Cody Clark, the account number ends in 15. Any donations exceeding the remainder of the bill will be donated to pay for Robert's (the boy) medical bill.
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