Search And Rescue

Washington Rescuer and Hiker Killed in Fall

61-year old volunteer dies during rescue attempt.

Posted Monday, June 30, 2014

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At Least Eight Killed in Massive Washington Mudslide

Crews are still in a “search and rescue mode” according to fire chief.

Posted Monday, March 24, 2014

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FDNY Medical Special Operations Conference to Teach Valuable Lessons

The FDNY Medical Special Operations Conference (MSOC) is a unique conference that will provide a platform for medical personnel from around the world who provide patient care under disaster and urban search and rescue conditions to learn and take away valuable lessons.

Posted Thursday, April 4, 2013

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EMS Instructor Provides Search & Rescue Training

Make sure you teach search and rescue appropriately for your agency.

Posted Friday, March 30, 2012

Los Angeles Volunteer EMS Find Missing Patient

The patient was found inside her room in critical condition.

Posted Thursday, March 15, 2012

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Search Continues for 6-Year-Old Girl Missing in Frigid Ore. River

Vinesa Snegur fell into the river Sunday afternoon.

Posted Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Fla. EMT Rescues Injured Hiker on Appalachian Trail

Her skills as an EMT also allowed her to treat and care for other hikers who were injured in the backcountry.

Posted Wednesday, August 24, 2011

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At Least 35 Dead As Fierce Storms Ravage Southern States

62 tornadoes were reported in North Carolina.

Posted Sunday, April 17, 2011

Air Force SpecOp Medics Take Lessons From New England Rescuers

Exercises included back-country rescues.

Posted Tuesday, February 15, 2011


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