California

Concord (Calif.) SWAT Team Gets Tactical Medics

Police Lt. David Hughes said the partnership was borne from the need to have medical personnel on hand who can maneuver and perform in police scenarios.

Posted Thursday, October 20, 2011

Hazmat Incident Sickens Students, Closes Art Institute of California

Bucket of cleaning solution sickened several students in a cooking class.

Posted Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Alameda Officials Promise Additional Training after Drowning Incident

Residents will still launch a petition to have Alameda County take over firefighting duties.

Posted Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Calif. Hospital Agrees to Pick up the Tab for Paramedics' Medical Director

Marin General Hospital will pay to have one of its ER doctors provide training to more than 70 paramedics.

Posted Monday, October 17, 2011

California Pilot Program Offers Health Care at Firehouses

Alameda County officials propose care for uninsured at five fire stations.

Posted Monday, October 17, 2011

Additional Training, More Rescue Equipment Following Alameda Drowning

Since that day, responders have been publicly criticized for how they responded to the emergency.

Posted Friday, October 14, 2011

Drowned Man's Family Files Negligence Claims Against Alameda

They're saying first responders were negligent because they should've done more to help him.

Posted Friday, October 14, 2011

Severely Beaten California Paramedic Continues to Recover

Stow "got right to work" with a physical therapist, speech therapist and occupational therapist.

Posted Friday, October 14, 2011

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17 Injured in Oakland Train Crash

Several people were taken to local hospitals after Wednesday night's crash, but all the injuries were considered minor and non-life-threatening.

Posted Thursday, October 13, 2011


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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