Category Archives: EMS Equipment

Ferno’s self-loading iN/X stretcher eases load on EMT’s

The iN/X is the first of its kind: a powered self-loading stretcher. Watching it being put through its paces at the Gathering of Eagles conference was astounding. Everyone in the room knew they were looking at the next big thing … Continue reading

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Merger of Emergency Products & Research and Rapid Deployment Products

Press Release 07.03.13 James Doherty, CEO of Emergency Products + Research, Inc. of Kent, Ohio, and Thomas Richmond, President and CEO of Rapid Deployment Products, Inc. of Ivyland, Pennsylvania, are pleased to announce a full merger between their respective companies. Effective as … Continue reading

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B2 Paramedic Helmet Review by Tom Little

I was asked to provide a review and evaluation of the B2 EMT-1 helmet.  When the helmet arrived it was packaged in a nicely constructed cardboard box with padding inside to protect helmet during shipment.  It was enclosed in nylon … Continue reading

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New McGrath MAC EMS

The new McGrath MAC EMS will be at EMS Today in Washington D.C. March 7th. It is an EMS optimized video-laryngoscope. It is visually distinguished by its Red color and supported by a team of EMS professionals. Several of the … Continue reading

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A Look Inside the Design

A Look Inside the Design of the B2 Paramedic Helmet Head protection for EMS based on safety science The new B2 Paramedic Helmet is purpose-built for EMS. It is lightweight and low profile for use in confined quarters. It protects … Continue reading

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Zoll X wins FDA approval

Zoll Medical recently won 510(k) clearance from the for its ZOLL X monitor/defibrillator, a smaller, more powerful device aimed at the EMS market. “We believe the X Series is a game changer for Zoll in the EMS market. We have the … Continue reading

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New Philips FR3 AED

The Philips FR3  is a new professional-grade AED. It is the smallest and lightest rock-solid AED I have ever seen. That makes the FR3 easier to carry and integrate with other rescue equipment. The bright, high-resolution color LCD helps make the FR3 … Continue reading

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