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A non-profit agency mistakenly announced a San Jose emergency drill was the real deal, prompting confusion.
Night-vision goggle may have made the difference between a rough landing and a serious crash Tuesday morning when an Airlift pilot made an emergency landing in Washington.
Fulton County's (Ga.) 14 cities will be forced to pay for ambulance services next year or see response times fall because county government will cut about $10 million in subsidies.
A new ambulance designed and equipped exclusively for critically ill infants will be on public view at 1:30 p.m. Friday outside the Webber Building at Eastern Maine Medical Center.
If a disaster strikes, police and firefighters in Fort Worth will be able to locate residents with special needs on a newly created computer map.
University Hospital rescue workers are asking Newark Mayor Cory Booker to investigate an allegation that Fire Director David Giordano accosted an EMT at the scene of an early morning car crash.
Two escaped prisoners called an ambulance to their hiding place after they were injured, apparently while scaling a fence at the state psychiatric hospital in York Township, Michigan.
It seems like a no- brainer: Equip EMS with motorcycles to weave through the city's notorious traffic jams and cut response times to life-threatening emergencies.
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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