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EMS Industry Encouraging Dangerous Behaviors

How does EMS break the pattern of bad behavior?

Posted Monday, February 6, 2012

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Don’t Get Spooked this Halloween

JEMS readers offer safety tips for Halloween.

Posted Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Louisville Paramedic Blames Lack of Sleep and Suspension on Forced Overtime

Greer fell asleep at a patient's home while entering information into her laptop.

Posted Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Safety Applies to EMS Crews & Patients

It’s important to let your EMS employees know they’re valued and respected.

Posted Saturday, October 1, 2011

What Keeps EMS Managers Up at Night?

From safety to politics, EMS managers must be problem solvers.

Posted Sunday, July 31, 2011

UK Ambulance Crews Worry Over Firefighter Strike

Secret memo reveals they have been told by bosses not to try to rescue victims from car crashes or fires.

Posted Friday, October 29, 2010

Councilman Calls For AMR Policy Change

Stokes says AMR should "assume the risk."

Posted Friday, September 24, 2010

Healthcare Safety Bill Signed in Massachusetts

Bill extends the law to include registered nurses and others.

Posted Monday, July 12, 2010

LAPD Search for Patient that Stabbed Firefighter

A nine-year department veteran, is hospitalized in stable condition.

Posted Wednesday, May 19, 2010


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