Fire Chief » EMS Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 27 Feb 2015 02:16:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Case study: Fire, EMS response to active shooter Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:04:02 +0000
The hard-and-fast rules of scene safety need to be reconsidered in active-shooter incidents where victims need immediate treatment.
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Las Vegas Fire, consultant trade jabs over ambulance report Thu, 22 May 2014 14:14:40 +0000
The city's rebuttal attempts to cast doubt on the report's methodology, but the consulting firm hired by AMR dismissed the critique as "inaccurate."
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Mo. fire chiefs unsure about joining consolidated dispatch Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:02:53 +0000
Some report having communication problems with the central dispatch, while the police chief expects most agencies will join.
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Ferno’s self-loading stretcher eases load on EMTs Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:17:38 +0000
The iN/X or Ferno Integrated Patient Transport and Loading System provides weight support for smooth transitions that both your patients, and your back, will appreciate.
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Va. firefighters concerned about EMS plan Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:18:53 +0000
The chief said the shifting of EMS responsibilities to a different county would reduce their calls by 300 a year.
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Harvard issues report on marathon bombing response Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:23:01 +0000
At one point the scene became a triangle of police vehicles that hampered an ambulance's effort to transport a wounded officer.
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8 Boston firefighters injured battling 9-alarm fire Wed, 26 Mar 2014 21:15:34 +0000
In radio conversations, firefighters were heard asking for help getting more water and being ordered out of the building.
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What to know before buying your next stair chair Thu, 20 Mar 2014 20:40:36 +0000
Having the right stair chair for the job will make moving the patient safer and save firefighters' backs.
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EMTs flame fire chief over patient transport takeover Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:52:07 +0000
Fire Chief Willie McDonald's goal is to eliminate the dual response system where medical calls are answered by the fire department and private ambulances.
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