In the past 10 weeks, 11 Canadian First Responders have reportedly taken their own lives.
An intra-aortal Ballon has been used roadside for the first time in the UK. London's Air Ambulance crew have become the first team in the world to use a balloon device to control catastrophic bleeding at the roadside. The technique, known as Reboa … [Continue reading]
Recently MPP Cheri DiNovo tabled a bill make PTSD for Emergency Response Workers presumptive. … [Continue reading]
Last year was the inaugural year for the Paramedic Ride and it was a huge success. The Paramedic Ride is focused on raising awareness and funds for the Canadian Paramedic Memorial Monument. This year The Paramedic Ride has announced that its … [Continue reading]
A paramedic in Halifax Nova Scotia resuscitated a patient who then in turn pulled out a knife and attacked the paramedic. This was referred to as an "Inherent Risk" of attending calls. Assaults on paramedics are unfortunately becoming more common … [Continue reading]