New Law Protects EMS from Assaults

NEW YORK – A two-year battle for legislation that would help stop assaults on Emergency Medical Services Paramedics and Technicians (EMS/EMT) has ended in a victory for the dedicated first responders throughout the state of New York. read more

Up-to-date Equipment, Adequate Training, Better Industry Standards

Ready for a voice on the job? Across the nation, public and private Emergency Medical Service professionals are uniting with AFSCME to have a voice on the job. Over 3,000 EMS professionals have recently joined AFSCME to elevate the profession and advocate for better emergency care. The numbers continue to grow. read more