Las Vegas Shooting
A gunman opened fire on 22,000 Las Vegas concert attendees from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on Sunday, October 1, 2017. Scores of people were killed and more than 500 people were injured.
EMS1 coverage of the Las Vegas shooting spanned breaking news to the importance of layperson bleeding control to recommendations to responses from the EMS1 advisory board for mass gathering response from the FEMA after-action report to an ER surgeon recalling lessons learned in the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting.
Full list of Las Vegas Shooting results
EMS Artwork: Responders continue to heal, remain Vegas Strong–
This AMR crew was working the night a gunman opened fire on 22,000 Las Vegas concert attendees
Inside EMS Podcast: How do we prepare our communities for MCIs?–
Our co-hosts discuss the challenges of educating and training citizens in light of the Las Vegas shooting
Prepare for the worst: Four EMS takeaways from the Las Vegas shooting–
It is paramount first responders learn what happened after the shooting began in the worst mass-shooting event in U.S. history
Rapid response: Triage mass shooter patients as treatable by lay people or medical professionals–
Protection from above and layperson bleeding control are among the immediate takeaways from Las Vegas mass shooting for EMS personnel and paramedic chiefs