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Educator finds new purpose helping to mold students at historic, cost-free, private residential school in Hershey, Pa.
Gordon Graham recommends responders be vigilant and on the lookout for kids left in hot vehicles during warmer months
Tuesday’s theme aims to foster a culture of safety, collaboration and preparedness within the EMS industry and in local communities
The “bleeding control stations” would contain tourniquets, among other life-saving items, and include instructions on preventing blood loss
Elementary school children in Hazleton swarmed into the cockpit of a medical helicopter, petted a police dog and got a look inside an armored rescue vehicle
The blackout challenge has been linked to the deaths of at least 15 children ages 12 or younger in the past 18 months
Share these resources with your community members so they are better prepared to prevent and respond to drowning incidents
The agency’s “Operation Engage” program, which was kickstarted last year, looks to educate the community on overdose symptoms and how to respond
I encourage EMS leaders to start local Be SMART Public Safety Task Forces to educate families about safe gun storage
Inspiring ways to recognize providers’ contributions, educate the community and recruit the next generation
The upcoming annual event will celebrate the dedication of EMS professionals
The two resources can EMS agencies improve their readiness to care for child patients
Billings, Mont., Firefighter Ryan Benton says he’s one of many on his crew who would have done the same
The Covenant Children’s rig is designed to comfort small children while providing specialized care for the population