IAEMSC Announces 2014 Election Results
The International Association of Emergency Medical Services Chiefs (IAEMSC) announced the results of its 2014 election of officers. The latest association officers were seated on March 2 and will serve two year terms.
Seven Injured, One Dead in New Jersey Explosion
The contractor working for New Jersey's largest utility at the site of a town house explosion that killed one resident recently had been fined more than $100,000 by safety regulators for problems at two other sites, but the utility said Wednesday it never had any problems with the construction firm.
Debate Grows Over Public Administration of Narcan
As deaths from heroin and powerful painkillers skyrocket nationwide, governments and clinics are working to put a drug that can reverse an opiate overdose into the hands of more paramedics, police officers and the people advocates say are the most critical group — people who abuse drugs, and their friends and families.
Ambulance Chassis Shortage Predicted Throughout 2014
Both Ford and GM, the primary producers of chassis for our industry, will be producing fewer chassis for ambulance production in calendar year 2014.
FAA Issues New Ruling for Helicopter EMS
Federal Aviation Administration has issued a rule called: Helicopter Air Ambulance, Commercial Helicopter, and Part 91 Helicopter Operations.