A reorganization of the WTC Health Program for first responders affected by the toxins at Ground Zero could negatively impact their healthcare.
Sonoma County dispatchers were understaffed and had not been trained in coaching citizens trapped by the wildfires that killed 24 people.
The San Antonio Fire Department has released its position statement on the management of patients with potential spinal injuries.
San Antonio Fire Department and UT Health San Antonio Dept. of Emergency Health Sciences has changed its protocols regarding the use of the backboard for spinal immobilization.
If passed, the bill will allow medical professionals with firearms training to carry weapons when responding to an event with a SWAT team.
NENA members met with policymakers to discuss major improvements for the 9-1-1 system.
The 2018 ESO EMS index highlights areas of improvement such as documenting stroke assessment, 12-lead EKG use, and aspirin administration.
When a rescuer turns 50, his colleagues plot a birthday surprise.
Retained firefighter Ian Norris is running his final London Marathon in memory of a local doctor to raise vital funds for Wiltshire Air Ambulance.
Users trained in CPR are alerted by the app of people nearby experiencing cardiac arrest.
Stop the Bleed kits are housed in about 345 schools statewide where staff members are also trained in bleeding control techniques.
Gov. Cuomo's 2014 gun control law kept 75,000 mentally ill people from owning firearms, a measure he thinks could save lives around the country.
The need for the program was identified after the Pulse nightclub shooting, when multiple consulates contacted the hospital to see if any of their nationals were victims of the attack.
ACP says a lack of policy on firearms is why the U.S. remains a country with one of the highest rates of gun violence in the world.
Norwalk firefighters taught citizens CPR in a Valentine's Day-themed class and informed them of AED locations in the city.
Dispatch center communications are expected to evolve in ways that would allow home appliances and wristbands to call 9-1-1 for patients who are unable to do so.
Franklin County Emergency Services Alliance aims to assess the challenges first responders face that cause shortages of EMS providers across the country.
The FDNY released a Valentine's Day safety video featuring rhyming poems to remind citizens of fire safety precautions.
The daughter of a paramedic and firefighter, 12-year-old Mileena Painter was excited to receive firefighter patches donated by Myrtle Beach Fire Department for her school project.
Seventeen students and faculty members were killed and 14 others injured when Nikolas Cruz, 19, opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Fire Captain Angela Lawless aims to make a positive impact on her community and act as a role model for younger firefighters.
The agency will be serving the City of Scottsdale and will work closely with the city's fire department.
An efficient interagency response allowed first responders to triage and transport 147 passengers to hospitals in three hours.