By Andrew Pantazi
The Florida Times-Union
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The federal government settled a lawsuit this month filed against a local ambulance company and four hospitals, while ...
The Register Guard
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — A Junction City man alleges in a newly filed lawsuit that a pair of firefighter-paramedics with the Eugene Springfield Fire Department are partly ...
By Michael D. Abernethy
GRAHAM, N.C. — A former employee with Alamance County Emergency Medical Services is suing the county to get her job back — with ...
The fire chief apologized to the family and ordered his crews to undergo training on how to deal with combative patients
PHOENIX — The family of a mentally ill man, who was punched by firefighters, has filed an $11 million claim against the City of Glendale and its Fire Department.
CHATHAM, Va. — A former paramedic with Regional One EMS was sentenced to life, plus 20 years in prison, after he was convicted of aggravated sexual battery and object sexual penetration.
By Wes Ogilvie, MPA, JD, LP, NRP
There are a few constants in the world of EMS. Some providers are trauma/adrenalin junkies. A lot of fire and EMS equipment suppliers are kept in business ...
By Liz Hayes
The Valley News-Dispatch
NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. — The victim of a March 2013 vehicle accident involving a New Kensington ambulance has sued the city and the ambulance driver.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — The S.C. Supreme Court is allowing a nearly 7-year-old lawsuit, stemming from an accident in which an Estill resident was injured by a Hampton County ambulance, to proceed ...
GLENDALE, Ariz. — An internal investigation determined a pair of firefighters used excessive force and violated city and department policies when they punched and cursed at a patient during ...
Private company wants permission to provide non-911 transports within county and at a lower cost to the hospital
By John Sowell
The Idaho Statesman
BOISE, Idaho — A private, Boise-based ambulance service has filed suit, claiming that Canyon County and the Canyon County Ambulance District illegally ...
A Colorado paramedic recently filed a discrimination lawsuit against his former employer alleging that he was fired for being gay. In his lawsuit he claims that he was subjected to verbal harassment ...
A surveillance video that contradicted statements by EMS providers led to the settlement in a crash where a responding ambulance and car collided