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Woman jumps out of ambulance, hit and killed by car

- 09/25/2015

The EMSA ambulance pulled over when she began to fight paramedics; she then ran from the ambulance and was struck by a car

Woman jumps out of ambulance, hit and killed by car

- 09/25/2015

By Erin Jones News on 6 SAND SPRINGS, Okla. — The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a woman is dead after she was hit by a car after she had jumped out of an ambulance in Sand Springs early ...

Threatening note left at Del. ambulance facility

- 09/23/2015

CAMDEN, Del. — Police are investigating a note, left at an ambulance facility, which threatens EMS, fire and police. Delaware State Police are examining the warning, which reads "Give ...

Rapid Response: EMT/firefighter murdered in broad daylight

- 09/11/2015

What happened: Wednesday afternoon Lansing Mich. Firefighter/EMT Dennis Rodeman was struck by a pickup truck while he was collecting donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Rodeman ...

UK ambulance window punched in by attacker

- 09/06/2015

SHREWSBURY, England — Paramedics on an emergency call had the side window of their ambulance punched in as they arrived to treat a patient. West Midlands Ambulance Service got on scene ...

Firefighter, responding to a medical , faces gunfire after responding to wrong address

- 09/04/2015

BERNICE, La. — A volunteer firefighter responding to a medical emergency was faced with gunfire after arriving at the wrong address. reported that the firefighter responded ...

EMS coverage for mass gatherings and public events

- 08/28/2015

EMS systems are called upon to perform a variety of functions in protecting community health. Providing standby medical coverage for large gatherings such as sporting events and fairs is a specialized ...

Woman fakes death to avoid being killed by boyfriend

- 08/26/2015

Associated Press BETHLEHEM, Pa. — A woman played dead to avoid being killed by her boyfriend after he threw her down a flight of stairs and shoved a rag down her throat, police said. The ...

FDNY EMT and firefighter arrested after off-duty brawl

- 08/24/2015

NEW YORK — A FDNY EMT and a FDNY firefighter were arrested after fighting with police on Sunday. Firefighter Aaron Gardner, 36, and EMT Janice Gardner, 35, were arrested just before ...

Escaping Violent Encounters: Defend yourself if knocked to the ground

- 08/12/2015

EMS1 Columnist Kip Tietsort demonstrates a basic defensive position from the floor, and how to protect yourself if your attacker moves toward you. Learn more about Blauer apparel featured in ...

Why Acadian CEO’s La. shooting debrief video hit all the right notes

- 07/28/2015

Acadian Ambulance got a lot of things right in the response to the shooting at the Lafayette, La. movie theater active-shooter incident. Much of what was known about the shooting, the condition ...

Ambulance rolls after psych patient grabs the wheel, 3 injured

- 07/24/2015

DRAPER, Utah — A Juab County EMS ambulance rolled over on Interstate 15 early Friday morning after a psychiatric patient grabbed the steering wheel of the ambulance. The Utah Highway ...

Cardiac problem cause of death, not hogtie restraint says DA

- 07/22/2015

Troy Goode was behaving erratically after 4-5 hits of LSD, fled from police, and fought with EMS and hospital personnel before his death

Cardiac problem cause of death, not hogtie restraint says DA

- 07/22/2015

By Jody Callahan The Commercial Appeal MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A preliminary ruling indicates Troy Goode may have died of a heart-related problem, DeSoto County Dist. Atty. John Champion said ...

Video shows stabbing of San Diego firefighters

- 07/20/2015

Slowed down version of body cam video was shown at preliminary hearing of man who attacked two firefighters during a June medical incident; both men are recovering from their stab wounds

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