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How Mich. responders triple breached an absolute duty to respond

- 08/28/2015

Michigan responders took nearly two hours to arrive and locate a driver – who was in the driver seat, of all places – after a witness made three 911 calls to report the car accident. ...

Should law enforcement officers have the same duty to act as EMTs?

- 08/13/2015

By Daniel Berger Starting with the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., there have been a string of high profile civilian deaths while in police custody. I am not a police officer and ...

Duty to act, assess, treat and transport: A legal refresher for EMS providers

- 07/06/2015

Duty seems to be one of those terms synonymous with EMS. The idea of duty is drilled in to us from day one of EMT training and reinforced throughout our career no matter how far we advance. As ...

Duty to act: What does your SOP say?

- 06/19/2014

By Anthony Mangeri, American Military University InPublicSafety.com There have been several stories of public safety personnel, on and off duty, failing to meet the response expectations ...

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