October 15, 2021


Friday, October 15, 2021

** Wisconsin paramedic set to go trial later this month for allegedly sexually assaulting a patient      


** A Wisconsin paramedic from Madison, charged with sexually assaulting a patient in May of 2019, will go to trial on Monday, October 25th. That is the word from WKOW (Evan Bolin/October 14) which said Timothy Ovadal will face the court on tags of second-degree sexual assault of an emergency patient and fourth degree sexual assault. According to the new site, Ovadal allegedly attacked the patient as she was being transported to hospital. Few other details are currently available. The trial will likely last about three days.

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Saanichton, BC – After 15-minute wait for an ambulance, she called a cab to get to hospital

Victoria, BC – Ambulance service boost plan not working: union

Calgary, Alberta – Cities file complaint with Alberta ombudsman over consolidated ambulance dispatch

Jeannette, Pennsylvania – COVID death of veteran EMS paramedic declared to be in line of duty

Raleigh, North Carolina – Group of first responders, city employees hire attorney to fight vaccine mandate

Wales, UK – Soldiers cannot keep rescuing ambulances, Welsh Secretary warns

Canberra, Australia – New coin honours ambulance services

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