By Mike Hendricks
The Kansas City Star
KANSAS CITY — Kansas City is expected to pay out an additional $1.5 million to settle a second class action lawsuit brought by 113 public safety ...
By Leeann Akers
CARTER COUNTY, Ky. — The Carter County Emergency Medical Services, EMS Director Jerry Horn, Dr. Carolyn A. Moore, and former EMS paramedic Amanda Sturgill-Jones ...
By Eric Fleischauer
DECATUR, Ala. — First Response Ambulance, Decatur’s sole ambulance provider, is defending itself against a lawsuit by several of its employees ...
The Associated Press
MILLVILLE, N.J. — The family of a southern New Jersey man who died of asphyxiation after emergency responders restrained him has won an $875,000 settlement.
PLANTATION, Fla. — Last winter, a frantic man banged on the door of a fire station, begging for help as his home, a scant half-mile away, burned down.
The emergency medical ...
By James O'Malley
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — An attorney for Michelle Dzoch’s estate says Luzerne County 911 violated the woman’s constitutional rights when ...
HILLSBORO, Ore. — A lawsuit seeking up to $4.2 million claims a man died after it took firefighters 14 minutes to get their defibrillator to work.
OregonLive.com reported that Stephen ...
HAMMOND, Ind. — A lawsuit filed by a former Prompt Medical Transportation Inc. employee claims the company did not properly compensate workers for overtime, and indicates more than 100 ...
By Sudhin Thanawala
The Associated Press
SAN FRANCISCO — A woman filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Monday against Southwest Airlines, claiming crew members mistook her husband's medical ...
A woman filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against Southwest Airlines, claiming crew members mistook her husband's medical emergency for unruly behavior aboard a flight and didn't assist him
Bu Aimee Green
PORTLAND, Ore. — A woman who says she sliced open her lower leg while stepping into the back of an ambulance has filed a $425,700 lawsuit against American ...
I have never understood the seemingly pervasive and utterly inexplicable resistance of many EMS providers when it comes to documentation. Even more puzzling – and, frankly, alarming – ...
BROOKLYN, N.Y. — A woman who called 911 for breathing problems sued the FDNY, saying paramedics caused a gash to her leg that required stitches.
Jacqueline Vanderhorst, 58, filed a lawsuit ...
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 ...