TRENTON, N.J. — Trenton firefighters will begin wearing ballistic vests to protect themselves on the job when they double as paramedics responding to medical emergencies.
NJ.com reported ...
By Beatriz Valenzuela
San Bernardino County Sun
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — When Ryan Starling and the rest of the members of the San Bernardino Police SWAT team heard the crackling chatter ...
SLATINGTON, Pa. — An EMT was pushed into a wall, causing a knee and wrist injury, by a woman who was reported to have taken too much of her medication.
On Christmas day a boy called ...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A woman accused of firing a gun inside an ambulance before driving away in the rescue vehicle faces charges of attempted murder and theft.
Al.com reports that Birmingham ...
By Jordan Smith
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A woman fired shots inside an ambulance at the Birmingham Airport before stealing it and leading police on a chase Saturday morning, according ...
DETROIT — Two months after being viciously stabbed in his face and hands, Detroit EMT Alfredo Rojas is fighting to get back to work.
In October, Rojas was attacked while assisting a ...
What happened: More than 100 people have been killed at multiple, coordinated terror attacks in Paris. The death toll may rise as police and EMS continue to respond to and treat the victims. ...
EMMITSBURG, Md. — The U.S. Fire Administration is partnering on a project with the International Association of Fire Fighters and Drexel University in Philadelphia to research the occurrences ...
EMTs Kelly Adams and Al Rojas talk about the attack, their injuries and getting back to work with their co-workers at a fundraiser
ROCHESTER, Mich. — A Detroit emergency medical technician who was attacked last month with a box cutter while responding to a call for medical help says she wants to ...
From Texas to the U.K., patients became violent toward the people who were trying to assist them.
Vehicle-crash patient punches medic in face
An allegedly intoxicated man assaulted an AMR ...
DUBLIN — It was by far the busiest night of the year for emergency services in Dublin last night as they received hundreds of calls and tackled almost 200 fires.
There have been a lot of articles recently about paramedics and firefighters asking for ballistic vests in light of attacks on first responder.
The latest push for vests resurfaces some of ...
KENTWOOD, Mich. — Fire officials in western Michigan's Kentwood want to add flak vests — a type of body armor — to equipment worn by firefighters due ...
DETROIT —Two Detroit paramedics were seriously injured Tuesday morning when a male assailant, described as "agitated," repeatedly slashed and stabbed their faces and hands with ...