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JEMS Volume 33 Issue 11

EMS Deploys to Gulf Coast

On Sept. 1, Hurricane Gustav made landfall in southern Louisiana, prompting the evacuation of 2 million people, the largest evacuation in the state's history. The size of the storm prompted the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to activate American Medical Response's (AMR) national disaster contract in Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas.

Trapped at Work

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