Safety of emergency medical services flights

Nov 17, 2009 - 8:57 AM
The NTSB has issued another set of recommendations regarding helicopter emergency medical service (EMS) operations, this time highlighting concerns with FA
Oct 1, 2009 - 6:25 AM
Responding to a sharp increase in fatal helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) operations in 2008, the NTSB on September 1 issued 19 safety recommend
Jun 3, 2009 - 7:41 AM
While the FAA develops new rules to improve the safety of helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS), the ranking Republicans on the House Transportation
May 5, 2009 - 5:06 AM
Although the U.S.
Mar 31, 2009 - 4:52 AM
<b>Bell 407, Huntsville, Texas, June 8, 2008–</b>The Board determined the probable cause of the EMS 407 accident was the pilot’s failure to identify and ar
Mar 2, 2009 - 6:30 AM
A trio of helicopter trade associations–the Association of Air Medical Services, the Helicopter Association International and the Air Medical Operators Ass
Feb 27, 2009 - 10:28 AM
At the conclusion of three-and-a-half days of NTSB public hearings on the safety of helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) operations early last mont
Feb 3, 2009 - 10:50 AM
Four days of NTSB public hearings on helicopter EMS safety began today in Washington, D.C., amid calls by the agency and the industry itself for reform.
Jan 27, 2009 - 9:13 AM
There is no “magic bullet” solution to the spate of fatal helicopter EMS crashes over the last two years.&nbsp; <br /><br />Rather, investigation documents
Dec 1, 2008 - 10:56 AM
Concerned by mounting losses in emergency medical services (EMS) flights, the NTSB has added the safety of such flights to its 2009 Most Wanted List of Saf