By Gladys Tsai
TAINAN, Taiwan — Rescuers raced to find additional survivors after a powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn Saturday and collapsed ...
GAUHATI, India — India's remote northeast region was hit before dawn on Monday by a 6.7 magnitude earthquake but there was no immediate word on casualties.
By Jim Salter and Alan Scher Zagier
ST. LOUIS — Federal officials were monitoring 19 vulnerable levees on the rising Mississippi River and its tributaries, warning ...
What is the obligation of EMS providers to reach a patient when severe weather strikes? Dr. David Tan and Steve Whitehead discuss an incident when heavy snow made it nearly impossible to reach ...
One year after the Joplin tornado two EMS leaders recalled how their agencies responded, the massive scope of the incident and the ongoing recovery.
On 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina paramedic and EMS director recalls responding and helping people
By Sara Wagner
NEW HAVEN, Ind. — This weekend marks the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. The storm devastated the Gulf Coast, killing nearly 2,000 people and destroying ...
STODDARD COUNTY, Mo. — Emergency officials in Stoddard County now have a faster and easier way to get multiple patients to the hospital.
A new "ambulance bus" has been ...
The new vehicle is a faster and easier way to get multiple patients to the hospital
By Binaj Gurubacharya
KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepal's government will need immense international support as the Himalayan nation begins turning its attention toward ...
By John Hultgren
The morning of Wednesday, April 3, 1974, began with a forecast of warm air with a chance of rain, maybe thunderstorms, for the eastern half of the United States.
By noon, ...
By Andrew Dalton, Jon Antczak
LOS ANGELES — A dangerous storm system blamed for two deaths in Oregon, thousands of power outages in Washington and flooded roadways ...
LINCOLN, Neb. — Minutes after two F-4 tornadoes ripped through Pilger, Nebraska, a state patrol helicopter was airborne, transmitting real-time video images a hundred miles away ...
By Sam Wheeler
MEDFORD, Ore. — A locally-developed emergency preparedness kit is garnering national attention for its usefulness in helping elderly and vulnerable populations ...
By Joe Napsha
GREENSBURG, Pa. — Sister Thomas Joseph Gaines was a tireless worker for others, whether as a chaplain for more than 30 years at John J. Kane Hospital ...
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Failure is not your enemy, but if you believe it is that is what you will become as an EMS...