California

Two Arrested in Bryan Stow Beating

Men made incriminating statements implicating themselves in the beating.

Posted Monday, July 25, 2011

Ambulance Contract War Heats Up in California County

2007 proposals stalled after lawsuit questioned exclusive service areas.

Posted Wednesday, July 20, 2011

More Than 450 Calif. Paramedics, EMTs Unionize

Employees of American Medical Response in Redlands and Rancho Cucamonga voted to unionize by a margin of better than 3-to-1.

Posted Tuesday, July 19, 2011

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Los Angeles Prepares for “Carmageddon”

Police, firefighters, paramedics and traffic engineers will be on standby.

Posted Friday, July 15, 2011

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Emergency! “51 in Quarters”

Program organizers weren’t sure how many fans of the hit TV show Emergency! would show up for the re-dedication of “Engine 5,” the iconic Ward LaFrance pumper as familiar to viewers as the famous Dodge Squad 51 that Johnny and Roy rode in every Saturday night episode of the series for seven years in the 70s.

Posted Wednesday, July 13, 2011

457 Calif. American Medical Response EMTs, Paramedics Vote for USW

USW International VP Fred Redmond: "Although the AMR San Bernardino County paramedics and EMTs rank among the highest in annual call volume of any division in the state, the Redlands and Rancho divisions have been two of the lowest compensated."

Posted Wednesday, July 13, 2011

First Responders, Hospitals Prepare for Los Angeles Traffic Shutdown

Doctors, nurses and other staff will be housed in dorms.

Posted Wednesday, July 13, 2011

California County Recommends AMR for Ambulance Service

Health and Human Services Agency director announces recommendation.

Posted Monday, July 11, 2011

Small Plane Crashes Next to California Hospital after Takeoff

Plane crashed into a parking lot near a California hospital and burst into flames.

Posted Friday, July 8, 2011






 

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