Extrication And Rescue

Proper Emergency Procedures and Planning Show Safety Is No Accident

The captain of the US Airways plane that crash landed in the Hudson River on Jan. 15, 2009, is a risk management consultant. In this capacity, he plans and prevents bad things from happening, much like EMS providers and administrators.

Posted Friday, January 16, 2009

Many Unsung Heroes Involved in 'Manhattan Box 868'

The reality is that no textbook could prepare crews for the events that transpired in the 32 degree waters of the Hudson River on Jan. 15, 2009.

Posted Friday, January 16, 2009

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A Prehospital Triage Tool for Rural Systems

This phenomenal study attempts to validate a change in the way a rural EMS system triaged multiple trauma victims from the scene.

Posted Friday, January 16, 2009

Proper Emergency Procedures and Planning Show Safety Is No Accident

The captain of the US Airways plane that crash landed in the Hudson River on Jan. 15, 2009, is a risk management consultant. In this capacity, he plans and prevents bad things from happening, much like EMS providers and administrators.

Posted Friday, January 16, 2009

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Swift Response, Heroics in NY River Landing Rescue

Rescue crews in New York pulled passengers in yellow life vests from a US Airways plane that crash landed into the frigid waters of the Hudson River.

Posted Thursday, January 15, 2009

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Airplane Crash Showcases Emergency Readiness

We present an early report on the tremendous resue efforts in New York's Hudson River this afternoon.

Posted Thursday, January 15, 2009

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Airplane Crash Showcases Emergency Readiness

We present an early report on the tremendous resue efforts in New York's Hudson River this afternoon.

Posted Thursday, January 15, 2009

LifeFlight Sites Set for Sled Trails

Posted Tuesday, January 13, 2009

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Avalanches Cut a Deadly Swath

Posted Tuesday, December 30, 2008






 

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