Terror events: We should take advantage of globalization and look beyond our national borders to learn from first responder services in other countries.
If community paramedicine is widely used to monitor addicts at home, it may prove to be a tremendous asset in breaking the opioid epidemic cycle.
Despite the popularity of big shark-related movies and TV's "Shark Week", unprovoked shark attacks are still extremely rare.
Advice from an expert: There are many things wheelchair users and others with disabilities can do to be actively prepared for an emergency.
Take some of your vacation time to observe local safety precautions and gain new ideas about increasing community safety from wherever you visit.
Society needs to be more accepting of concerning behavior reports, so that individuals are able to make reports without feeling stigmatized and save lives.
Small scale incidents highlight the need for community resilience support systems.
A bill has been proposed in California to train former inmates in Emergency Medical Services. Despite the recruitment problems EMS has been seeing, EMS would not be a good profession for those released from prison.
Guatemala's Fuego volcanic eruption is a serious international concern and will continue to worsen before it gets better. It is in the best interests of countries throughout the world to send resources and aid to help them manage this serious and devastating emergency.
Ellicott City: Cleanup and rebuilding will require substantial effort by Maryland's OEM, the governor, non-profit organizations, volunteers, and residents.