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EMS News Reports

News Reports

Dodgers found partly liable in Bryan Stow beating

- 07/09/2014

A San Francisco Giants fan and paramedic who suffered brain damage in a beating in a Dodger Stadium parking lot won his negligence lawsuit Wednesday, with a jury agreeing that the Dodgers ...


Conn. medic gets prison time for sexual assault of patient

- 06/19/2014

Mark Powell was sentenced to 3 1/2 years behind bars; a 22-year-old unconscious woman said she woke up to him touching her


Colo. dispatcher quits after 911 caller is killed

- 06/13/2014

The dispatcher had information, including that the woman's husband was getting a gun from a safe, that should have been given to responding officers


Fla. city, county, reach EMS deal to prevent lawsuit

- 06/09/2014

The county wants to slash funding to five fire departments, cut personnel and rescue vehicles, implement a three-year freeze for all 18 fire departments and eventually cap EMS budget increases.


Beating of medic Bryan Stow case now underway

- 05/29/2014

Stow's attorney outlined the case to a packed courtroom, but it was too much for Stow, who is brain damaged from the beating, to attend.


Sin City ambulance wars spinning out of control

- 05/20/2014

It will be a public relations nightmare if assertions that response times have gone prove to be true.


Video: Former D.C. Lt. speaks of failure to help dying man

- 05/12/2014

Lt. Kellene Davis: "If I had known someone was in distress across the street, I would have been over there immediately"


EMS providers deserve the same hazard pay as fire, police

- 05/07/2014

The monthly supplement would cost less than what the state is spending on police and firefighters, and would demonstrate recognition and respect.


CDC confirms first case of MERS infection in U.S.

- 05/05/2014

At least 400 cases of the respiratory illness have been reported, and more than 100 people have died since MERS first surfaced two years ago


Active search ends for bodies in Wash. mudslide

- 04/30/2014

The transition was marked by gathering 200 firefighters, National Guard members, first responders and volunteers for a ceremony punctuated by a lone bagpiper who played "Amazing Grace."





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