Captain Derek Williams, Fire Captain and Battalion Safety Officer for the City of Mesa, Arizona offers his expert advice on what to do should you encounter a flash flood. Captain Williams also discusses swiftwater rescues and the training he completed.
Will Yemen soon see relief from the massive cholera epidemic that has taken hold there? An expert from AMU offers analysis.
Body armor is a relatively controversial issue. It brings up numerous issues about the safety of first responders and the 911 calls they answer.
As individuals seek to live healthier, more satisfying lives, many food-related movements are cropping up in the United States. One such movement is suburban farming.
Emergency managers need to utilize the kinesthetic learning style to reach other areas of the public to effectively educate them on personal disaster preparations.
Educating the public on basic outdoor survival techniques conserves emergency team resources and helps to prevent outdoor emergencies.
Rather than starting at zero in terms of recruiting efforts, ambulance agencies need to think about where they can find volunteers.
Would terrorist incidents decline if media coverage were minimal or non-existent?
National EMS Week was originally created by President Gerald Ford to recognize Emergency Medical Services personnel. The week serves as a great opportunity for EMS agencies to educate the public on what they do while also expressing their agency needs.