Flare - An Uber for emergency services in Nairobi, Kenya - Ventures Africa

After five years of working in tech and healthcare in East Africa, Maria Rabinovich and Caitlin Dolkart asked themselves one very important question: how is it that people can easily get a cab or food at the click of a button, but not an ambulance?

New York Factory Worker Pinned in Industrial Mixer

Hicksville worker critically injured after being caught in spice factory’s industrial mixer.

Erlanger Health System Adds Sixth Helicopter to EMS Fleet

H135 capable of operating in mountainous terrain will serve western North Carolina.

Broken Arrow (OK) Fire Department Adds Seventh Ambulance

Starting on Wednesday, July 19, the Broken Arrow Fire Department announced a seventh ambulance will be put to use. According to the BAFD, the new ambulance will be housed at Fire Station 7, located at Elm Place and Edgewater Street.

Nine Injured in New York City Subway Fire

Track fire in Harlem delays service and sends nine people to area hospitals.

Brunswick County (NC) EMS Will Need More Ambulances

In Brunswick County, a largely rural area spanning more than 800 square miles, ambulances and paramedics have a lot of ground to cover when it comes to responding to 911 calls.

Patient Assaults Three New Windsor (NY) EMTs, Attempts to Hijack Ambulance

Three New Windsor volunteer emergency medical technicians were assaulted Sunday evening while driving a patient to the hospital, according to an official with the ambulance corps.

Acid Attacks Injure Several in London

Five acid attacks in a 90-minute period have alarmed politicians.

Lead Mines Rescue Squad (VA) Receives Grant to Replace Ambulance

Roanoke hoping street pub, concert series will boost economy Roanoke County Sheriff's Office: New pilot program for inmate trustees Man arrested in Salem shooting Bill would rename post offices after fallen Virginia veterans Woman, 45, arrested after Danville stabbing Wytheville-Wythe-Bland Chamber of Commerce holds ribbon cutting for Cedar Bay Cafe Three Roanokers win big in lottery games SCLC wants Dumas Center sold to The Dumas Legacy Group Botetourt County seeks public opinion on local transportation

Fort Kent (ME) Ambulance Driver Falls Asleep, Crashes into Ditch

The Maine State Police are investigating an accident involving an Ambulance that happened Wednesday.

Ambulance Stolen from Maryland Hospital Recovered

An ambulance stolen from a hospital in Washington's Maryland suburbs has been recovered outside a convenience store. Local news outlets report a Prince George's County fire department transport unit with no patients inside was stolen on Tuesday from a hospital in Cheverly, and tracked to a 7-Eleven store two miles away.

Wythe County (VA) Secures Grant for New Ambulance

Fire and Rescue crews across the area are struggling to afford new or replacement equipment. So governing bodies, like in Wythe County, are helping to find grant funding. It's because things like ambulances are becoming way too expensive for Rescue Squads to afford.

Crash Involving Live Oak (FL) Ambulance Leaves Two in Serious Condition

A Friday afternoon accident involving an ambulance east of Live Oak sent two to hospitals with serious injuries.

GCFPD Adds New Ambulance

The Glen Carbon Fire Protection District has added another ambulance to its fleet. GCFPD EMS Director Eric Wilson said this is the 10th anniversary of EMS response service to the community. In related business, the fire protection district is still in the planning stages of the construction of a new fire station.

Ambulance Workers Returning from Call Killed in I-81 Milk Tanker Crash

CANTON, N.Y. -- Three people killed in an Oswego County crash were employees of a north country ambulance company returning from a call in Syracuse, according to news outlets. State police identified three dead St. Lawrence County residents as Corey E. Moore, 50, of Canton; Gregg P.

5 Injured As Train Rams Ambulance Trapped on Railroad Crossing

An ambulance carrying a pregnant woman and four other people was hit by a train in Manila on Friday afternoon, injuring all the occupants of the emergency vehicle. The injured were rushed to Jose Reyes Memorial Medical Center (JRMMC) for treatment, said Conrado Mendoza, a fire volunteer from Blue Eagle rescue group and one of the first responders on the scene.

South Carolina EMS Chief Serves at Home and Abroad

Aiken County EMS Chief Daryl Davis has been deployed since February.

North Carolina County EMS Receives AHA EMS Award

Iredell County EMS recognized for STEMI program.

Overdoses Set to Break Dayton Fire Department 2016 Record

Staffing change in response to overdoses places engine company out of service.

Columbus Fire Department Installs Drug ‘Vending Machines’

Machines will be used for better tracking and security of drugs during restocking of medic units.


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