International

JIANGYIN SURPRISE

Dispatcher Wu Ye with the Jiangyin Emergency Center in Jiangyin, China, calmly and professionally used the MPDS' diagnostic breathing tool to assist in the delivery of a healthy baby boy on June 26. Wu Ye has an excellent track record using the MPDS to save lives and going out of her way to excel in her position.

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SUICIDE IS INTERNATIONAL CRISIS

By IAED Staff One person commits suicide every 40 seconds somewhere in the world, according to a World Health Organization report published in Sept. 2014. The study, which is the first of its kind to chart suicide rates across the globe, found that an estimated 804,000 people killed themselves in 2012, which is partially attributed

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QUEENSLAND AMBULANCE ROLLS OUT GREEN-LIGHT TECHNOLOGY

By IAED Staff Twenty-seven Queensland Fire and Rescue Services and Queensland Ambulance Services vehicles from nine stations are now fitted with the technology to activate green lights in an emergency, allowing the vehicle to move safely through the junction without having to weave through heavy traffic. The process starts at the station. Crews push directional

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