Legal Issues

Buffalo Arson Reveals Troubles inside Rural Metro Workplace

Rural/Metro employee remembers an episode by two EMTs within their ranks.

Posted Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Police: Connecticut Paramedic Admits to Patient Sexual Assault

Powell had originally denied any inappropriate contact.

Posted Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Jewish Female EMTs Plan to Join All-Male Ambulance Corps

Some in the tight-knit, ultra-conservative communities in Brooklyn are outraged.

Posted Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Illinois Boy Dies in Ambulance during Hospital Transfers

Lawsuit includes Kurtz Ambulance Service and three hospitals.

Posted Monday, September 26, 2011

Tennessee Paramedic Demoted after Drug Mistake

An ER doctor noticed the wrong medication was injected.

Posted Thursday, September 15, 2011

Men Sue Ohio Woman Rescued from Car Fire

Rescuers are seeking upwards of $25,000 in damages.

Posted Monday, August 1, 2011

Firefighter Claims Poor Treatment by Medics in Oakland BART Shooting

Gillis was demoted and harassed after he began investigating Grant's death Jan. 1, 2009.

Posted Thursday, June 23, 2011

EMS ‘Whistleblower’ Fights Workplace Retaliation

Medflight pilot reported safety violations to county officials.

Posted Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Experts: Authorities Right Not to Act in Alameda Drowning

Would-be-rescuers have to be strong swimmers. They also need equipment such as a buoy that victims can grab instead of trying to climb onto the rescuer.

Posted Friday, June 3, 2011


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

The Evolution of Civilian High Threat Medical Guidelines

How mass killing events have proven a need for new guidelines.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

Ebola Changes How North Carolina EMS Responds to Calls

Concern about virus spread leads to new protocols.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Oklahoma Hospitals Prepare for Ebola Cases

Training and preparation are keys for metro hospitals.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

EMS in Nevada Prepares for the Unexpected

Protocols and PPE protect AMR personnel.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

D.C. Fire and EMS Brace for Possible Ebola Patients

Union leader shares concern over precautions.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Life Link III Trauma Tactics Conference in Minnesota

Conference was designed to enhance the skills of providers of all levels, covering rescue and prehospital situations, to transport and in-hospital treatment.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

EMS Tailgating

Rigs converted for football.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

CDC Ebola Training for Clinicians

Students learn the complexities of working in bulky suits.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

Sneak peek of customizable run forms & more.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
Watch It >


More Product Videos >