Intoxicated Man Who Leaped From Ambulance Sues City

The New York Post has an article detailing a recent lawsuit filed against the City of New York by Staten Islander Yaugeni Kralkin who leapt from an ambulance that was transporting him while he...

Business Insider Decries Paramedics Despite Being Defended By Airline, Airport, And Other Passenger Accounts

There was recently an incident at the Twin Cities Airport, Minnesota that was covered by the StarTribune yesterday with the headline EMT removed dying woman down aisle of crowded plane. In the course of...

STUDY: Ambulance Drone Faster Than Ambulance

In Stockholm, Sweden, a team of researchers have conducted a study concluding that an aerial drone carrying a defibrillator can arrive on a scene faster than an ambulance. The study titled “Time to Delivery...

Gaining Respect In EMS Through A College Degree?

Some in EMS feel that having a college degree will fix so many of the problems we face as a profession. Having that formal education is key, but there is so much more that...

Alexa, What’s the Dose for Bicarb?

In this week’s episode of Inside EMS, Chris Cebollero and I welcome EMS1 Editor In Chief Greg Friese to the show to talk about technological advances in EMS. Inside EMS Podcast: Does EMS need...

Six Days of War

Fifty years ago today, Israel launched preemptive attacks against the Egyptian Air Force. Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser had previously closed the Straits of Tiran to Israeli shipping, which Israel considered an Act of...

The Battle Of Midway

On Saturday, April 18, 1942 Sixteen United States Army Air Corps B25B bombers took off from the United States Navy aircraft carrier Hornet and flew to Tokyo, Japan. Upon arrival over Japan, the bombers...

Texas Outlaws Non-Medical Ambulance Style Marketing

Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently signed Texas House Bill 129 into law. The bill specifically prohibits the operation of a motor vehicle that resembles an emergency medical services vehicle UNLESS it is being used...

Environmental Emergencies | EMS Quick Study Help

Basics of environmental emergencies for EMS paramedics and EMTs. Key study tips for EMS exams.     Have you discovered the Turbo Medic PHD? Watch this behind the scenes video on what it is and how you...

EMS World Magazine: Status Asthmaticus

Gene Gandy, Jason Kodat and I have some advice in this month’s issue of EMS World Magazine: In a prolonged asthma attack, start at the end. Give it a read, let us know what...