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An ambulance crew is suspended without pay after a news crew plays highway “gotcha”
In EMS every decision we make is layered with risks and benefits which need to be considered
Lack of training, confusing policy, and bystander conflict make halting or continuing resuscitation nearly impossible for medics to do what’s right
Colorado Springs Paramedic Nicholas Fisher tackled Dizmang and placed him in a headlock
Coroner’s staff arrived after the Springfield Township paramedics left the scene and found the woman trying to breathe
Paramedic Jeffrey Bates also will remain on probation for three years
The woman described to investigators how he beat her, controlled their relationship and frightened her father
The suspension “was a little surprising and a bit demoralizing,” said Marcy Trubshaw, Eagle Point captain and EMS service director
IAFF Local 42 leaders said that other Kansas City FD employees had similar physical altercations with patients or residents and were not disciplined or terminated
State investigators found that Guard Well Medical Transportation failed to ensure its vehicles were properly staffed during transports and failed to properly train its employees
Bradley Doyle faces multiple charges, including robbery and unlawful restraint, after an incident that began at an AMR Bridgeport parking lot
The Waterville firefighter resigned after being put on leave, citing personal reasons
A Colorado Springs officer and a paramedic held Kevin Dizmang on the ground after they saw him walking in the middle of a street, speaking unintelligibly
A juror said that most of panel wanted to convict Anthony Spada, who remains on leave from the Walla Walla department
Former Yellow Breeches leader Douglas Allen Shields was the student’s supervisor