The Myth The german has no pulse and a qualified first aider proceeds to give him/her CPR. Inevitably cracking and breaking ribs in the process. Casualty survives but sues first aider for broken ribs..............and wins! Ive done a quick google search on this and can only find references from people who know someone who has a dog which is owned by someone that knows the neighbour of.............you get the idea. All in America. Can someone give me a reference to an exact case, Boxhead or other. SK p.s Apoligies for spelling and grammer I learnt it from the dictionary of hansa and turborg.