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Window and Balcony Safety

With the return of warmer weather, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) would like to remind parents and caregivers of an often-overlooked hazard in the...

Burns and Scalds

Each year Emergency Medical Services respond to emergencies involving young children who have sustained severe burns or scalds. These incidents often occur inside...

Toboggan Safety

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) would like to remind parents and children about a few toboggan/sledding safety tips as the winter season continues. Injuries...
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Yielding to Emergency Vehicles

For everyone’s safety, it is important for motorists to understand how to correctly yield right of way to emergency vehicles with lights and...

Heat Related Illness

EMS would like to remind everyone to stay safe in the heat and sun this season. While children and the elderly may be...

February Is Heart Month

Do you know the signs and symptoms of a heart attack and what to do if someone experiences these? Knowing, may make the...

Toboggan Safety

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) would like to remind parents and children of a few toboggan/sledding safety tips as the winter season continues. Injuries...

Cold Weather Safety

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) paramedics respond to a number of cold weather-related emergencies every winter. However, by taking appropriate measures to dress properly,...

Yielding to Emergency Vehicles

Time is the enemy in an emergency. For everyone’s safety, it is important for motorists to understand how to correctly yield right of...
Back to School

Back-to-School Safety

Alberta Health Services EMS would like to remind parents and students about some road safety tips, as roadways become more congested, with the...

Heat Related Illness

With the return of summer weather, EMS would like to remind everyone to stay safe in the heat and sun this season. While...

Backyard Play Safety

With summer approaching, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) would like to encourage parents and caregivers to ensure their backyard play areas are made safe...