Five, Including Pregnant Woman, Are Fatally Shot in Indianapolis (IN)

Five people, including a pregnant woman, were shot to death early Sunday inside an Indianapolis home in an apparent targeted attack.

Too Hot to Handle: Prehospital Stabilization of the Burn Patient

January 25, 2021 - 1 PM EST / 12 PM CST / 10 AM PST / 6 PM GMT

Delivered in a logical and pragmatic format, this presentation delivers case studies to highlight the role of EMS in the stabilization of the burn patient including discussion of initial triage, fluid resuscitation, intubation decisions, inhalation injuries and treatment interventions. Emergent care and stabilization of the patient with a thermal injury can determine both short-term and long-term outcomes, including survivability. Vivid photographs and interactive slides complement this session.

Please join us for this event sponsored by Columbia Southern University.

Management Education of Personnel During COVID-19

Now available for on demand viewing.

When COVID-19 struck the United States, fire and EMS Agencies had little time to rethink and recreate the way they communicated with, trained and reviewed material with their personnel both on and off duty. Traditional classroom training and briefings were impossible. Join us for this powerful webcast to learn how Davie (FL) Fire Rescue and Fort Lauderdale (FL) Fire Rescue managers responded to the challenge and implemented and improved processes to communicate with, update, and educate their personnel.

This event sponsored by TargetSolutions.

Strengthening the Chain with High-Performance Teams and Community CPR

This event was recorded and is now available for on demand viewing.

The world has changed because of COVID-19, but cardiac arrests continue and so does the need for quality CPR and a strong chain of survival. Join Davie FD, the leaders of the Florida Resuscitation Academy for an interactive discussion on implementing high-performance CPR and developing a community CPR program.

This event sponsored by Laerdal.

This frame grab from video provided by WNEP-TV shows authorities at one of the scenes in a string of multiple shootings, late Monday, June 18, 2021, in Monroe County, Pa. Authorities say at least four people have been injured in the string of shootings that prompted a shelter-in-place order for some residents north of Mount Pocono.

Four Hurt in String of PA Shootings

Shots rang out on Monday not far from each other in at least four different areas of Monroe County, Pennsylvania.

Feds Urge EMS to Prepare for Potential Unrest Ahead of Inauguration

EMS providers should be prepared for unrest ahead of the Inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden next week, according to memo from the federal government.
Smoke fills the walkway outside the Senate Chamber as supporters of President Donald Trump are confronted by U.S. Capitol Police officers inside the Capitol, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 in Washington.

Four Dead as Capitol Building is Overrun

One was shot in the chest by Capitol Police. Three other people died from medical emergencies during the long protest on and around the Capitol grounds.
In this Monday, June 20, 2016 file photo, smoke from wildfires burning in Angeles National Forest fills the sky behind the Los Angeles skyline.

Feds Calculate Riskiest, Safest Places in the United States

Of the more than 3,000 counties, Los Angeles County has the highest ranking in the National Risk Index.
First responders investigate the scene.

Businessman, Family Die when Plane Hits MI House

A small plane flying from Georgia crashed into a house in southeastern Michigan, killing the pilot and two family members.
In this Feb. 27, 2020, file photo, the Molson Coors facility is seen in Milwaukee.

Fewer Mass Shootings Occurred in 2020

The number of mass shootings that happened in public was the lowest in more than a decade.
Illinois bowling alley shooting

IL Bowling Alley Shooting Leaves Three Dead

A U.S. Army special forces sergeant based in Florida has been charged in an apparently random shooting at an Illinois bowling alley that left three people dead and three wounded, authorities said Sunday.
Clark McIlvain and Kathleen McIlvain hold a photo of their son, Charles McIlvain.

Families of 34 California Boat Fire Victims Grieve, Advocate

The families have formed a group they're calling "Advocacy34" to push for strengthened boating regulations and requirements for passenger vessels, such as improved fire and safety training protocols and the installation and use of monitoring devices that would ensure there's a night watch on deck.
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Multiple Casualties Reported after Explosion at UK Warehouse

A local British emergency services department says there have been "multiple casualties" following a large explosion Thursday at a warehouse near the southwest England city of Bristol.

Twice in 40 Days: An EMS System’s Response to Two of the Largest Wildfires...

Already grappling with the effects of COVID-19, Global Medical Response's Napa team mounted an EMS response to successfully evacuate the same rural hospital twice in 40 days while simultaneously supporting on-going remote firefighting efforts in ways EMS has not traditionally done.

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