Uvalde school shooting
Nineteen children and two adults were killed after a gunman opened fire on students at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 24, 2022. The tragedy evokes memories of the Sandy Hook school schooling in Newtown, Connecticut, a decade earlier.
The Uvalde school shooting highlights the need for ongoing active shooter and mass casualty incident (MCI) training for EMS, as well as the importance of creating health and wellness programs designed to support members facing the physical and emotional effects of responding to a tragedy of this scope.
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