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A state audit reveals that Colorado officials failed to consider risk when doling out grant money.
New Jersey's emergency management system is in "a state of near crisis," according to a recent report.
The nation's public health system is not prepared to handle the mass casualties that would result from an act of terrorism.
Public safety officials have until Friday to submit comments to an umbrella group of organizations developing specifications for the new public safety broadband network to be created by the FCC.
New Berlin, Wis., upgrades its rescue services, insulting EMTs in the process.
Memphis F.D. spends $300,000 to purchase 80 LifeShirts that wirelessly transmit heart and respiration rates and skin temperature in real time.
EMSA names Paramedic JT Orta best in Colorado.
First Responders in New Mexico participated in a rail accident drill on Sunday.
The American Academy of Pediatrics believes most licensed U.S. prehospital emergency medical service agencies are "significantly unprepared" to appropriately care for pediatric patients during a disaster.
Missouri's emergency communications officials say the state of E-911 in Missouri is embarrassing when compared with surrounding states.
Evacuate from any multistory building.
For the evacuation of disabled or injured.
Evacuate non-ambulatory patients.
Provides true one-person operation.
Reduction in spinal load.
Cut risk of injury to caregivers.
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