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Deceased Paramedic’s Family Takes Province of Quebec to Court Over Late-Arriving Ambulance

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Hugo St-Onge died in 2017 after going into cardiac arrest. An ambulance eventually showed up in 20 minutes—twice as long as the North American standard for response time.
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Winnipeg (Canada) Paramedic Union Alleges Threats from Firefighters

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Fire stations in Winnipeg are now hostile work environments for paramedics, according to a report by the CBC.
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Some Canadian Paramedics Decry Staffing Shortage

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Paramedics in British Columbia (Canada) are sounding the alarm on the toll two public health emergencies are taking on them.
Passengers are screened and get a COVID-19 test as they enter Canada from the United States at the land border crossing in Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle, Quebec, on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021.

Canadian Regulator Authorizes AstraZeneca Vaccine

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It is the third COVID-19 vaccine given the green light by Canada, following those from Pfizer and Moderna.
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Ottawa Paramedic Service Taking Steps to Control COVID-19 in Staff

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The service reported two cases of the virus by staff members, meeting Ottawa Public Health's definition of a workplace outbreak.

Paramedics Turn Old Bus into COVID Testing Center

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The Middlesex-London (Canada) Paramedic Service unveiled its emergency support multi-patient vehicle on Tuesday. It looks like a city bus because that's what it used to be.
The back of an ambulance.

Naked Man Steals, Crashes Ambulance in Canada

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A naked man is accused of stealing an ambulance last week in Canada and crashing it into a building a block away.

Ambulance Stuffed Full of Food for Food Bank

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In honor of Paramedic Services Week, the employees of Crestline and Medavie Health West formed a partnership giving back to its local community through an employee-driven food collection.

Emergency Reporting Fire Records Management Software Launches in Canada with New Website and Canadian-based...

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Emergency Reporting currently serves hundreds of customers in Canada and has implemented the new website and locally-based datacenter to better serve current customers and attract new users.

Laser Beam Injures Air Crew Flying over Toronto

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An Ornge aircraft was struck by a green laser in the area of Richmond and Sherbourne Street in the downtown Toronto area.