August 8, 2022

Review Category : Other News

07/29/2022

Windsor, Ontario – Hundreds of first responders in Windsor for Can-Am games

Ottawa, Ontario – Paramedics facing unprecedented number of level zero incidents

Halifax, Nova Scotia – Province to lease nearly 150 new ambulances, emergency vehicles in $50M contract

Okotoks, Alberta – City collecting data amid concerns over ambulance response times

Port Washington, New York – Jury convicts EMT of misconduct for padding hours

Baton Rouge, Louisiana – EMS Chief accused of making offensive comments

Payson, Utah – EMT/firefighter dies from fall while off duty

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07/28/2022

Regina, Saskatchewan – Regina police to ask city for 24/7 paramedic program at budget time

South Burlington, Vermont – Public pushes for first responders to get monkeypox vaccine

Austin, Texas – Police, EMS won’t enforce abortion bans, city says

Archdale, North Carolina – Ambulance crashes into home after colliding with car

Guilford County, North Carolina – County EMS allows EMT trainees to drive ambulances amid staffing shortage

New South Wales, Australia – NSW inquiry into ambulance ramping

Cape Town, South Africa – SA paramedics in bid to stop attacks on ambulances

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07/27/2022

Vancouver Island, BC – Man drives stolen ambulance across Vancouver Island before getting caught

Brandon, Manitoba – Creating added pressures: Brandon EMS calling for additional support amid increased transfer calls

Lambton County, Ontario – Two Lambton ambulances now at work in Nicaragua

Cobb County, Georgia – Pediatrician attacks EMT, swings oxygen tank at her, warrant states

Sudbury, UK – Man breaks back making own way to hospital due to no ambulance

ACT, Australia – Act Ambulance Service to get more paramedics to meet significant demand under $27M funding boost

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