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West Virginia Paramedic Shot

Medic tried to push the gun away.

Posted Thursday, August 19, 2010

Woman Accused Of Attacking EMTs Continues Violent Behavior

Valdez was diagnosed with bipolar disorder and PTSD.

Posted Thursday, August 12, 2010

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Nurses Fear Rise Of Emergency Room Assaults

Visits by drug addicts, alcoholics and psychiatric patients increase.

Posted Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Illinois Officer Raises Medical Safety of Suspects

"Having people die is not good."

Posted Monday, July 19, 2010

New Hampshire Woman Assaults EMTs

Attorney blames June assault on medication problems.

Posted Thursday, July 15, 2010

Healthcare Safety Bill Signed in Massachusetts

Bill extends the law to include registered nurses and others.

Posted Monday, July 12, 2010


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