Archive for November2015

Where in the World of EMS is A.J. Heightman?

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In Dallas at the 2015 Texas EMS Conference JEMS Editor-in-Chief is at the Texas EMS Conference and wanted to give you a visual tour of the exhibit hall during his first day at the conference. Texas, long a leader in EMS and EMS innovation, continues to impress A.J. and Texas EMS attendees. Joseph Schmider, Texas […]

Tips to Prepare for Terrorist and Other Large Scale Attacks

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By A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT-P, Editor-in-Chief, JEMS As the threat of attacks and use of automatic weapon assaults and use of explosive devices by terrorists continue to accelerate, with the United States now labeled a prime target and objective, emergency response agencies need to educate and re-educate their personnel to be ready. We must be […]

Will Terrorists Burn 3,000 People to Death in Your Service Area

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JEMS Editor-in-Chief Chides the Feds and Emergency Planners In follow-up to the Paris terrorist attacks and using cynicism, shocking facts and dramatic video evidence, JEMS Editor-in-Chief A.J. Heightman takes a “shot” at Congress, Homeland Security and large event organizers and planners, showing them how vulnerable large venues are to terrorist actions and how poorly staffed, […]