Survivors of Russian University Shooting Airlifted to Moscow

Seven survivors of a shooting at a university in central Russia that left six people dead and 28 more wounded are to be airlifted to Moscow for medical treatment.

COVID-19 Delta Variant and EMS: Latest Updates

September 24, 2021 | 1 PM EDT

This webcast will provide a brief overview of the Delta variant COVID-19 surge and an update on disease transmission and effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines and other infection prevention measures. The presenters will also discuss the Delta variant’s impact on EMS operations. A large proportion of time will be dedicated to a Q+A session with the panel.

How to Simplify Controlled Substances Management and Ensure Compliance

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 | 1 PM EDT

Join Vector Solutions' Robbi King for this special webinar presentation to learn how you can leverage Vector Check It to ensure your agency has an effective controlled substances management program in place to maintain compliance and improve accountability.

Disparities in EMS Care: Best Practices in Assessment, Current Findings and Suggestions for Improvement

October 12, 2021 | 12 PM EDT

As EMS clinicians, we strive to provide the best care to all patients. Nevertheless, racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic disparities have been demonstrated with data throughout healthcare– and prehospital care is not an exception. How can we leverage EMS data to advance equitable care? Learn more in this webinar led by Remle Crowe, PhD, NREMT, Tony Fernandez, PhD, NRP, Brent Meyers, MD, and Chief Douglas Randell of Plainfield Fire Indiana.

Men carry the body of a boy, who was found in a collapsed building

Death Toll from Haiti’s Earthquake Rises

Haitian officials raised the death toll from a deadly weekend earthquake by more than 500 on Tuesday.
The photo shows a red ambulance with its side door open, showing the blue Star of Life.

Patient Tracking and Victim Reunification

This manuscript attempts to answer why patient tracking and family reunification continue to be a challenge in mass-casualty incidents.
Firefighters attend the scene of a damaged bus near Szabadbattyan, Hungary, Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021, after crashing through a guardrail and tipping into a roadside ditch. Police say at least eight people are dead and dozens injured.

Hungary Bus Crash Kills Eight, Injures Dozens

A bus traveling on a highway in Hungary crashed through a guardrail and tipped over early Sunday, killing at least eight people and injuring dozens
Forensic officers walk in Biddick Drive in the Keyham area of Plymouth, England Friday Aug. 13, 2021 where six people were killed in a shooting incident.

UK Man Kills Five in Rare Mass Shooting, Turns Gun on Himself

A 22-year-old man who shot and killed five people in Plymouth before turning the weapon on himself had a gun license, police said.
Rescuers papare stretchers at Soshigaya Okura Station after stabbing on a commuter train, in Tokyo Friday, Aug. 6, 2021.

At Least 10 Passengers Hurt in Stabbings on Tokyo Train

A man with a knife stabbed at least 10 passengers on a commuter train in Tokyo on Friday and was arrested by police.
Texas Department of Public Safety officers stand near a vehicle where multiple people died after the van carrying migrants tipped over just south of the Brooks County community of Encino on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021, in Encino, Texas.

At Least 10 Dead as Van Carrying Migrants Crashes in TX

An overloaded van carrying 29 migrants crashed Wednesday on a remote South Texas highway, killing at least 10 people
Some of the wreckage from a fatal multiple-vehicle crash a day earlier is loaded to be carried away, June 20, 2021, in Butler County, Ala.

Report: Deadly AL Crash Began When Tractor-Trailer Hit Vehicles

A crash that killed 10 people on a rain-slicked Alabama interstate happened after a tractor-trailer truck slammed into vehicles.

Officer, Suspect Dead in Violence Outside Pentagon

An officer died during a burst of violence at a transit station outside the Pentagon, and a suspect was fatally shot by law enforcement.
The photo shows the front of an ambulance with its emergency lights on.

At Least Two Dead, Seven Hurt after TX Chemical Plant Leak

At least two people are dead and seven are injured after a chemical leak at a plant at a Houston suburb Tuesday night, company officials said.
Emergency vehicles of the fire brigade, rescue services and police stand not far from an access road to the Chempark over which a dark cloud of smoke is rising in Leverkusen, Germany, Tuesday, July 27, 2021.

Search for Missing People Continues at German Explosion Site

The Tuesday explosion at the waste management facility of the Chempark site produced a fire that it took firefighters almost four hours to extinguish.

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