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Language Service Helps EMS during Bus MCI

New Hampshire and Vermont provides use a language line to communicate with passengers in a bus crash who spoke only Korean.

Posted Thursday, May 26, 2011

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EMS Providers Care for ORV Racers in Mexico

Securing a patient to a tailpipe and riding onto the scene with a caballero are part of a days’ work for Baja 1000 medical providers.

Posted Sunday, May 1, 2011

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A.J. Heightman Offers Easy Triage Tips

Don’t be intimidated by the triage process.

Posted Sunday, May 1, 2011

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First Responders Rescue & Treat Patients in Bus Crash

EMS providers rescued and treated injured children adults who were trapped after their bus crashed on a snowy mountain highway.

Posted Sunday, May 1, 2011

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Icy Highway MCI Challenges St. Louis Providers

St. Louis Fire & EMS successfully uses ICS on scene.

Posted Wednesday, April 27, 2011

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Northwest Fire Rescue District Responds to Tucson Shooting

Get the inside scoop behind the MCI involving Rep. Giffords.

Posted Tuesday, March 1, 2011

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Staging Proves Invaluable for MCI Response

Successful staging allows for smoother MCI scene management.

Posted Monday, January 31, 2011

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Lessons Learned from a Virginia Multi-Vehicle Highway Crash

Virginia multi-vehicle highway crash MCI offers lessons to providers.

Posted Tuesday, December 28, 2010

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Mexican Hat Bus Crash Injures 50

NTSB has a future project that will change how providers respond to MCIs.

Posted Tuesday, November 23, 2010






 

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