By Mark Strassmann
NEW ORLEANS — This weekend marks the 10th anniversary of Katrina. For many who survived the ordeal, the visuals of that day are etched in their memory. But for ...
For the dispatchers it's the sound of fear turning into panic that has been impossible to forget.
By Jenny Staletovich
MIAMI — Haiti and the Dominican Republic braced for Tropical Storm Erika Friday morning as it churned westward on a course that could have the storm ...
By Shelby Croft
NEW ORLEANS — A central Ohioan found himself on the front lines during Hurricane Katrina 10 years ago this weekend.
Bill Brown was the former Director of ...
The former EMT was in New Orleans for work when Katrina struck; he decided to stay and help
NEW ORLEANS — Medics, dispatchers and EMS leaders from Acadian Ambulance, AMR and New Orleans EMS remember their response to hurricanes Katrina and Rita in a video produced by the American ...
On the 10th anniversary of two devastating hurricanes the American Ambulance Association honors the national EMS response and thanks providers.
SECAUCUS, N.J. — The New Jersey EMS Task Force with host the second Emergency Preparedness Expo to help educate first responders and health care providers.
The day-long event will be ...
51 tornadoes brought torrential downpours so heavy a woman drowned after becoming trapped inside her underground storm shelter
By Sean Murphy
The Associated Press
OKLAHOMA CITY — As the nation's midsection braces for another bout of severe weather, many residents in Oklahoma are still reeling from a rare ...
She first visited the village on vacation four years ago; she's been back several times to teach first aid and funded her own trip to render care after the earthquake
KATHMANDU, Nepal — Loaded with supplies from Canada, a Quebec woman trained as a paramedic has made the journey back to a familiar village in Nepal to try to help.
CBC's Adrienne ...
By Todd Pitman
The Associated Press
KATHMANDU, Nepal — The 15-year-old boy had been buried alive for five days, listening to bulldozers clearing mountains of debris, fearful the incessant ...
NEW YORK — Nepal has suffered its worst earthquake in 80 years. Across the affected region, which stretches into India and Tibet, the death toll may top 10,000. The poor Asian ...
Drones are being for comprehensive data collection and mapping of the destruction to aid in damage assessment and rescue efforts in the wake of the disaster