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Michigan Rescuer Charged In Fatal Response Crash

Prosecutor filed two counts of negligent homicide.

Posted Friday, December 10, 2010

Mass. Chief Criticized over Lingering EMS Report

Board tries to resolve failed EMS run.

Posted Thursday, November 18, 2010

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Grand Jury Indicts Five In EMT Fraud

Actions posed a risk to public safety and health.

Posted Tuesday, November 16, 2010

W.Va. Nurse Sues Ambulance Driver

Slavensky is accusing Monongalia EMS driver of reckless driving.

Posted Thursday, November 11, 2010

Sheriff Blames Dispatcher In 911 Death

Dispatcher did not provide instructions.

Posted Thursday, November 11, 2010

Feds Rule EMT Facebook Firing Illegal

Case could set a precedent as more workers use social networking sites

Posted Tuesday, November 9, 2010

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NC Paramedic Sued in Football Player's Death

Medic told student to keep drinking fluids.

Posted Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Florida Firefighters Accused of Cheating on Exam

Sample test reported to be actual test.

Posted Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Family Demands Ambulance Probe After Woman's Death

Ambulance technician nearby ``chose'' not to attend the emergency call.

Posted Tuesday, November 2, 2010


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