- "Wave Rage": With other members of the team present, Alex fires Neely, then punches her in the face. While this sort of thing would prompt an assault lawsuit in real life, it's immensely satisfying to see such a scheming character get what she deserves. Guess whose side they were on.
- There are several cases of lives in saved in the real world, when fans of the show with no first aid training, just blindly copied what they remembered from the show, and got it right enough to save lives—even David Hasselhoff himself aided a woman who had been injured in a car accident, keeping her airway open until the paramedics arrived.
Awesome / Baywatch