Eight Wounded in Chicago (IL) Party Bus Shooting

A drive-by shooting in Chicago wounded eight people who had been riding on a party bus, one of several shootings in the city, police said.

Systems of Care that Scale: How EMS Leaders Are Building the Future

July 20, 2021 | 1 PM EDT

Are your systems of care flexible and scalable enough to handle daily operations and also quickly adapt to the next disaster, active shooter incident, or large-scale event? Learn how Texas EMS clinical leaders are using scalable mobile technology to lay the foundation for the new reality of EMS.

Who Says EMS Recertification Needs to Be So Difficult? The Benefits of Online Learning...

July 29, 2021 | 1 PM EDT

Attend this informative Webcast to find out how online coursework and documentation technology can help increase compliance, reduce headaches and legal exposure, improve performance, and prepare personnel for hands-on and classroom training.

Duty to Act: Maintaining Compassion and Safety for Difficult Patients

June 10, 2021 | 1 PM EDT

Recent societal events have focused on misconduct by law enforcement and improper use of various restraint mechanisms. This dynamic and thought-provoking session will discuss the legal liability and the untoward medical effects of physical and chemical restraints. Join legal and clinical experts as they address the challenging “dual role” of the EMS practitioner in ensuring both patient and bystander safety and at the same time remaining an ardent patient advocate when dealing with difficult patients or persons in custody.

Search and rescue team members depart after working the debris field of the 12-story oceanfront condo, Champlain Towers South in Surfside, Fla., Wednesday, July 7, 2021.

Recovery Workers Vow Not to Let Up in FL Condo Collapse

Rescue workers now focused on finding remains instead of survivors in the rubble of a Florida condominium collapse vowed to keep up their search for victims.
A member of the Israeli search and rescue team, left, salutes in front of the rubble that once was Champlain Towers South during a prayer ceremony

Search for FL Condo Survivors Ends

A somber moment of silence marked the end of the two-week search for survivors of a Florida condominium collapse.
Search and rescue teams look for survivors at the Champlain Towers South residential condo, Tuesday, June 29, 2021, in Surfside, Fla.

Condo Rescuers Eye Tropical Forecast as Effort Stretches On

The possibility that severe weather in coming days could further stretch Florida's search and rescue resources.
Robert Martinez talks with a law enforcement officer after handing him a hot meal from his food truck in Surfside, Fla., Tuesday, June 29, 2021.

At FL Condo Collapse, an Army of Volunteers Showers First Responders with Food, Water

An ever-growing virtual army of volunteers has been offering everything from water and energy drinks to pizza and deep-fried Oreos to first responders.
Workers search the rubble at the Champlain Towers South Condo in Surfside, Fla.

Tragedy Strikes Home for Miami-Dade (FL) Rescuers

Search and rescue teams from Miami-Dade are considered among the best and most experienced in the world.
South Florida Urban Search and Rescue team look through rubble for survivors at the partially collapsed Champlain Towers South condo building in Surfside, Fla., Monday, June 28, 2021.

FL Condo Collapse Search Stretches to Day 6

The slow work of sifting through the remnants of a collapsed Florida condo building stretched into a sixth day Tuesday.
Search and rescue personnel search for survivors through the rubble at the Champlain Towers South in Surfside, Fla., Sunday, June 27, 2021.

Tunneling FL Rescuers Search for Survivors at Collapsed Condo

Rescue workers digging feverishly for a fifth day Monday stressed that they could still find survivors in the rubble of a collapsed Florida condo building.
Therapist Batya Jaffe and Dr. Jennifer Maltz comfort a family member while others give information to the IDF Home Front Command.

United Hatzalah’s Psychotrauma and Crisis Response Team Aids in FL Condo Collapse Efforts

United Hatzalah of Israel was dispatched Saturday night, together with the IDF’s Home Front Command, to assist with the rescue operations at the collapsed condo building.
Rescue workers search the rubble of the Champlain Towers South condominium, Saturday, June 26, 2021, in the Surfside area of Miami.

‘Deep Fire’ Slowing Rescue Effort at FL Condo Collapse

Fire and smoke coming from inside what remains of a collapsed condominium tower near Miami hampered rescue efforts Saturday.
Rescue workers look through the rubble where a wing of a 12-story beachfront condo building collapsed, Thursday, June 24, 2021, in the Surfside area of Miami.

Death Toll in FL Condo Collapse Rises; 159 Remain Missing

Officials say there are still 159 people unaccounted for after the partial collapse of a beachside building in Florida.

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