Emergency (Philippine TV program)

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Emergency
Emergency gma.jpg
Created by GMA Network
Developed by GMA News and Public Affairs
Starring Arnold Clavio
Country of origin Philippines
No. of episodes 635 (total)
Production
Running time 1 hour
Release
Original network GMA Network
Picture format 480i SDTV
Original release October 4, 1995 – March 6, 2009
Chronology
Related shows Rescue
External links
Website

Emergency was an informative news and public affairs television show in the Philippines hosted by Arnold Clavio, and aired every Friday evenings on GMA Network. It aired its first episode October 4, 1995 and aired its final episode on March 6, 2009.[1]

Premise[edit]

The show features reports on natural calamities, man-made disasters, diseases, advancements in the medical field, successful operations of men in uniform, rescue operations of emergency response teams, safety tips, stories on heroic deeds of ordinary people and institutions and numerous other life-threatening situations.[2] It also featured anniversary specials [3] and reports regarding major issues, such as child labor.[4]

Hosts[edit]

Awards[edit]

New York Festivals[edit]

  • 1997 Finalist, for "Isang Gabing Impiyerno, the Ozone Disco Tragedy"

Philippine AIDS-STD Media Awards[edit]

  • 1998 Best TV Reportage for "Salot ng Siglo"

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Emergency's final episode". GMANetwork.com. March 5, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Emergency". 3 March 2001. Archived from the original on 3 March 2001. 
  3. ^ ""Emergency" celebrates 13th anniv with two-part special". 21 October 2008. 
  4. ^ "Child labor".