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

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

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

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

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

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

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.
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Naked Man Steals, Crashes Ambulance in Canada

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

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...

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

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