Recordings of 911 calls from last year's Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting were released. They show Newtown dispatchers mobilizing help, reassuring callers and urging them to take cover. (Image USA Today)
When this small plane crashed in Alaska with 10 on board, a young mother performed CPR on her infant. When that failed, she struck out to lead rescuers back to the crash and saved the lives of 5 passengers. (Image AP)
Four teenage boys were burned, two critically, when gasoline they were handling ignited in a backyard in Texas. Two were airlifted after neighbors reported the accident after hearing the explosion. (Image WFAA)
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Active shooter response: Are you physically ready?
Normally, I am strong believer that paramedics are at their best when they saunter into a scene, slowly walking and looking for clues and risks. But an active shooter incident is going to require repetitive bursts of significant physical activity.
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