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Crash suit renewed against EMT who used lights, no sirens

- 01/30/2015

OCEOLA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A court case that had been dismissed against an EMT accused of negligently driving an ambulance was recently reversed. The appeal was filed on behalf of Karl ...


Why EMS must seek out diversity

- 01/29/2015

Allow me to throw a few numbers at you today: 51 - 63 - 13 - 14 - 4 While you could play these numbers for your next attempt to win the lottery, there’s meaning behind them. In order, ...


Medic: I was fired for being gay

- 01/29/2015

He filed a discrimination lawsuit against the city, saying he was harassed based on his sexual orientation and fired for “not being a good fit”


Medic: I was fired for being gay

- 01/29/2015

FEDERAL HEIGHTS, Colo. — A paramedic filed a discrimination lawsuit against the city of Federal Heights, saying he was fired for being gay. Cory, who did want his last name used, said ...


Ky. EMS sued by son of retired fire chief killed by ambulance

- 01/23/2015

STANFORD, Ky. — The son of a retired fire chief who died after being struck by an ambulance has filed a lawsuit against Stanford EMS and the EMT driving the emergency vehicle. Walter ...


Medic's social media lawsuit against Pa. mayor dismissed

- 01/08/2015

By Jacob Seibel The Citizens' Voice, Wilkes-Barre, Pa. WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — A civil lawsuit filed in federal court by a Wilkes-Barre paramedic, who claimed Mayor Tom Leighton wrongly ...


FDNY sued by kayaker for water rescue injuries

- 12/19/2014

NEW YORK — A teenager who flipped his kayak has sued the FDNY, saying he was seriously hurt when responders rescued him. Frank Marino Jr., 17, alleges in the lawsuit that when three ...


Medics sue S.C. county over promised pay raises

- 12/18/2014

By Charles D. Perry The Sun News HORRY COUNTY, S.C. — Four longtime Horry County Fire-Rescue employees are suing the agency for not following through on promised pay raises, according ...


Faced with volunteer shortage, Ill. town struggles with service contracts

- 12/10/2014

By Bill Grimes Effingham Daily News EFFINGHAM, Ill. — Jim Reeves was once an aspiring ambulance provider in Effingham County. Waving the banner of free enterprise, Reeves challenged ...


Lawyer: N.Y. EMT accused of raping wife was set-up

- 11/12/2014

By Oren Yaniv The New York Daily News NEW YORK — The lawyer for a veteran FDNY paramedic who’s accused of raping his new wife defended the first responder as a man who got framed ...


Wash. medic gets $600K in discrimination lawsuit

- 11/05/2014

By Kristi Pihl The Tri-City Herald KENNEWICK, Wash. — Kennewick has settled two lawsuits filed by a female firefighter-paramedic who said she suffered from discrimination, retaliation ...


Lawsuit: EMT claims firing for Facebook post criticizing mayor

- 11/03/2014

By Rob McDaniel Commonwealth Journal SOMERSET, Ky. — A former Somerset paramedic and volunteer firefighter is suing the city after she was allegedly fired for a Facebook post criticizing ...


Ariz. transport co. sues state to get non-911 ambulance license

- 10/17/2014

AZ Central PHOENIX, Ariz. — A Phoenix transportation company is suing the Arizona Department of Health Services to obtain a non-911 ambulance license, which the business owner says would ...


Family of patient killed in NM crash sues air medical companies

- 10/17/2014

El Paso Times LAS CRUCES, N.M. — The family of a Las Cruces man who died in a plane crash near the New Mexico city in August has filed a lawsuit against the three air industry companies ...


Ga. fire department files suit for overtime miscalculation

- 10/12/2014

The Augusta Chronicle AUGUSTA, Ga. — Another lawsuit has been filed against the city of Augusta over the issue of overtime payments. On Friday in U.S. District Court, Robert D. Morris ...


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