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PA Firefighter’s Death Highlights Dangers of Roadway Incidents, Ways to Prevent Them

Tom Royds was killed Saturday, July 24, 2021, while working at a scene on Interstate 76, according to the Lower Merion Township (PA) Fire Department.

2021 Hooley Awards Winners Announced at ImageTrend Connect

The Hooley Awards celebrate innovative ideas and programs in the EMS, fire and healthcare industries.
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Witness For the Prosecution

Attorney Jason F. Danielian provides paramedics with an understanding and appreciation of their roles as prosecution witnesses.
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Sons Follow in Dad’s Footsteps

Jay Young's three sons, Eric, Justin and Jamison, followed in their dad's footsteps to become emergency medical technicians.
Rex Carmichael stands second from left, as Steve Lyle, left, executive director of the Emergency Health Services Federation, presents him with the Meritorious Service Award.

Penn State Health Life Lion (PA) Paramedic Honored for Off-Duty River Rescue

Paramedic Rex Carmichael was honored for going above and beyond the call of duty for saving a family from a river.
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Maury County (TN) Responders Honored

Members of Maury County's emergency services have been recognized for saving the life of a motorcycle rider earlier this year.
Baxter, a Goldendoodle, give his paw to an EMS provider kneeling on the ground.

Baxter the Therapy Dog Provides Support to AMR San Diego (CA) Paramedics

Baxter routinely visits with American Medical Response paramedics and dispatchers after emergency calls, both at the company's Kearny Mesa office and near ambulance bays at local hospitals.
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Project Mayday: Nancy Carbone

Friends of Firefighters has become a non-profit that is creating real change with mental wellness among first responders.

NEMSIS 2020 Public-Release Research Dataset Is Available

The National EMS Information System Technical Assistance Center has released its 2020 Public-Release Research Dataset.
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May 20 Is National STOP THE BLEED® Day

Today, on National STOP THE BLEED® Day, we’re reminded how important it is for others to be trained in this lifesaving skill.