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Violence Search Results Videos

Escaping Violent Encounters: How to stand on a scene

- 12/18/2014

EMS1 columnist Kip Tietsort explains the proper stance for surveying a scene, and taking a defensive approach in case you're attacked by surprise.


Bite puts fear of infection into Boston EMT

- 12/12/2014

By O'Ryan Johnson Boston Herald BOSTON, Mass. — A Boston EMT is living an “absolute nightmare” after he was bitten deep in his left hand — allegedly by a drunken, ...


Boston EMT describes being bit, scratched by patient

- 12/12/2014

BOSTON, Mass. — EMT Tony O'Brien, a 15-year veteran of Boston EMS, recalls the moment he was bitten and scratched on his face and neck after an intoxicated female patient attacked him ...


Tenn. medic attacked treating men outside station

- 12/09/2014

The Tennessean DICKSON, Tenn. — Dickson police are looking for two subjects who attacked a Dickson County Ambulance Service paramedic after he opened a station door to administer first ...


EMS provider credited with saving burning fire station

- 12/03/2014

Fire set by 2 former volunteer FFs who were "feuding" with the volunteer firefighter inside fire station


EMS provider credited with saving burning fire station

- 12/03/2014

By Laura Oberle The Island Packet HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — The Yemassee fire station and Town Hall were saved from a fire in November because of the quick actions of an off-duty ...


Rescue worker killed in Thailand ambulance brawl

- 12/01/2014

By Cod Satrusayang Deutsche Presse-Agentur GmbH BANGKOK, Thailand — One volunteer rescue worker died when rival ambulance squads brawled on the streets of Bangkok early Monday, officials ...


What to look for during a weapon search

- 11/30/2014

How to position your hands during a search, maintain a verbal clinical assessment, and maintain a poker face if you do find a weapon


London Ambulance crew injured in attack

- 11/27/2014

By Alan Hayes GetWestLondon.co.uk London — Two ambulance medics were taken to hospital after an alleged assault by a patient in Hayes this morning. The crew were injured after being ...


EMS1 camera crew captures barrage of gunfire during Ferguson riots

- 11/25/2014

With buildings burning in the background, video captures intense gunfire that opened up at the Ferguson riots last night. EMS1 video producer, Ray Kemp, and his second camera operator, Matt Markivee, ...


Video: EMS1 camera crew takes cover during gunfire

- 11/25/2014

By EMS1 Staff FERGUSON, Mo. — With buildings burning in the background, video captured the intense gunfire during last night's civil unrest in Ferguson. EMS1 video producer, Ray ...


Ferguson: Overnight protests result in arrests, fires, injuries

- 11/25/2014

By Jim Salter and David A. Lieb The Associated Press FERGUSON, Mo. — Smoke billowed from burned-out buildings and sidewalks were strewn with broken glass Tuesday morning after Ferguson ...


Ferguson crowd erupts in anger at no indictment

- 11/25/2014

The Associated Press FERGUSON, Mo. — A crowd gathered in Ferguson erupted in anger, throwing things at police and knocking down a barricade as a county prosecutor announced that police ...


How Ferguson EMS is preparing for more riots

- 11/19/2014

When protests broke out across Ferguson, Mo. in response to the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, public safety agencies had no warning that was how the community would react. “It ...


Fergson responders prepare for grand jury annoucement

- 11/19/2014

EMS leaders are using their experience from the previous unrest to better plan and keep crews safe


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