Their jobs are dangerous, their rescues dramatic. But for the victims of a disaster, these courageous men and women are all that stand between life...and death!
E01 - Ominous Warning
Firefighters and rescue workers struggle to free people trapped by a San Francisco earthquake.
E02 - Fateful Journey
An early-morning commuter train collides with a freight train.
E03 - Buried Alive
Three men become buried in soil and rock in a construction trench.
E04 - Race Against Time
A terrace collapses at an Ohio winery, plunging 100 people into a wine cellar.
E05 - When Seconds Count
Explosion sets off chain reaction in grain elevator and silos.
E06 - Submerged
A Vermont teen suffers hypothermia when he crashes his car into an icy river.
E07 - F-5
An F-5 tornado strikes Oklahoma City.
E08 - Thin Ice
A fire-and-rescue team searches the freezing waters of a pond for two young boys.
E09 - Heroes on the Potomac
A passenger jet stalls and crashes into a commuter-packed bridge.
E10 - Trapped
Almost 100 men are killed in a 1972 silver-mine fire.
E11 - Camille's Wrath
Apartment dwellers ignore hurricane warnings and remain at home.
E12 - Swept Away
Flash flooding in San Antonio.
E13 - Fire Storm
California wildfires kill 25 people and injure more than 100 in 1991.