Violence Against Ems

Also On Jems Thumb

NFFF Response to Violent Incidents: Nine Questions You Should Ask

14 National Recommendations to identify potential risks and stay safe.

Posted Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Man Spits Blood & Saliva at Paramedics While Under Arrest

Police said he smelled of alcohol and had slurred speech and bloodshot eyes.

Posted Thursday, January 10, 2013

Also On Jems Thumb

Paramedics & Firefighters Rarely Have to Face Gun Violence

Both often work in hostile situations, but it's rare for either to be shot and killed while responding to a call.

Posted Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Also On Jems Thumb

Shooting at New York House Fire, Two Firefighters Killed, Two Wounded

Four firefighters shot, two killed, during Webster fire.

Posted Monday, December 24, 2012

Violence Against Chicago Paramedics on the Rise, Union Says

"Physical harm is what we contend with on every shift."

Posted Friday, December 21, 2012

Also On Jems Thumb

FDNY Commissioner, New York Officials Announce Law to Protect Paramedics and EMTs

New legislation directs cases and pushes for increased penalties.

Posted Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Also On Jems Thumb

EMS Providers Aren’t Equipped for Dangerous Patients

Violence against EMS providers highlights a need for betting training.

Posted Sunday, January 1, 2012






 

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

Innovation & Progress

Follow in the footsteps of these inspirational leaders of EMS.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

New Item on Iowa Helicopter Helps Save Patient’s Life

Supply of blood recently added to LifeFlight helicopter.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Shooting Inside Pennsylvania Hospital

Early reports of one person dead in Darby hospital.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Anchorage Chief Proposes Shifting Fire, Medic Crews

Officials debate ways to reduce paramedic burnout.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Kansas City Woman Thanks EMTs Who Saved Her Life

CPR save highlights community awareness program
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

The AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher Conversion Kit - EMS Today 2013

AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher all-hazards preparedness & response tool
Watch It >


More Product Videos >