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New Mannequin Helps First Responders Save Lives

A life-saving tool has a life of its own. Creators of the Trauma Hal mannequin unveiled it to first responders this weekend.


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Ambulance, Fire Truck Collide In Md., Hurting 6

An ambulance and a fire truck that collided in Montgomery County injured six people.



Local First Responders Prepare As Ebola Fears Spread Across U.S.

Ebola fears in the United States have put first responders on alert.



Boy, 11, Among Rescuers Honored At Md. Emergency Medical Services Awards

In emergencies, the faster the response, the faster lives are saved.


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House Set For Volunteer Renovation Damaged In Fire

The Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department says a Capitol Heights house scheduled to undergo a renovation as part of a volunteer project has been damaged in a fire.



Retired Surgeon Has Spent 30 Years As Volunteer For Anne Arundel Co. EMS

For more than 30 years Dr. Roy Myers has worked to ensure that Anne Arundel County firefighters are well equipped to provide medical care when they arrive on the scene of an auto accident or at a home where someone has just had a heart attack.


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Police, EMS Busy With Flood Rescues Around D.C.

Emergency responders say they have been conducting water rescues throughout the night after a storm caused flash flooding throughout the area.



Funeral Procession For Slain Md. EMS Official

Sections of Interstates 70 and 81 are included in a funeral procession for a Washington County emergency medical services coordinator who died from injuries she suffered in a traffic accident.



Baltimore Fire Department Drops EMS Training

Baltimore’s fire chief is surrendering his department’s emergency medical services training accreditation.


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Maryland EMS Winners Honored Tuesday

In honor of Emergency Medical Services Week, several Marylanders are being honored for their quick thinking and brave actions.


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Baltimore County Holds Emergency Shelter Drill

Preparing for a disaster. People in Baltimore County did just that. The focus was on saving people, as well as pets.


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Firefighters Battle Blaze In Elkridge

Elkridge firefighters battled a massive home fire Friday night.