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Horrific scenes on the streets of Pamplona as three men are brutally gored in bloodiest day yet of this year’s Running of the Bulls

Horrific scenes on the streets of Pamplona as three men are brutally gored in bloodiest day yet of this year’s Running of the Bulls | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
The 20-year-old American tourist was gored in the stomach and a 42-year-old Spaniard in the arm as they took part in a bull-run in Pamplona, where people race through the Spanish town's cobbled streets pursued by the animals.

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The video and photos are a bet desturbing.

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How city, regional preplans improved emergency response to Boston Marathon ... - Fire Chief

How city, regional preplans improved emergency response to Boston Marathon ... - Fire Chief | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
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How city, regional preplans improved emergency response to Boston Marathon ...

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Jeff Ryan's curator insight, June 24, 2013 1:30 PM

Excellent short article on medical systems preplanning.  Get out your ICS 206 and IAPs - get to work!  It can make a difference.

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One runner dies, 12 seriously injured in Tel Aviv marathon

One runner dies, 12 seriously injured in Tel Aviv marathon | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Cause of 29-year-old man's death unconfirmed; Tel Aviv municipality expresses condolences but defends decision to hold event; dozens suffer from heatstroke, dehydration; heat soars as high as 35 degrees Celsius by 8 A.M.

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Tough Mudder - An Extreme Sports Event Where a Lot Can Go Wrong

Tough Mudder - An Extreme Sports Event Where a Lot Can Go Wrong | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Report on risk of injuries possibly leading to permanent disability during The Tough Mudder a 10 to 12 mile extreme sports obstacle course event.

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Disabled World's curator insight, November 16, 2013 10:23 AM

The Tough Mudder, an extreme sports event that bills itself as "probably the toughest event on the planet," resulted in injuries ranging from multiple electrical burns to seizure-induced Todd's paralysis

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Fan who fell from deck at Bills game banned from stadium - FOXSports.com

Fan who fell from deck at Bills game banned from stadium - FOXSports.com | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Fan who fell from deck at Bills game banned from stadium FOXSports.com An unruly football fan who survived a fall from the top deck of Ralph Wilson Stadium onto a man below has been banned from the stadium and could face charges, officials said...
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NFL medical standards, practices are different than almost anywhere else

NFL medical standards, practices are different than almost anywhere else | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Medical care in the NFL is medicine turned on its head, often with troubling results, an outcome that hit home during a January playoff game at FedEx Field.

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Civilian Responses at the Boston Marathon Show the Very Best of Human Nature

Civilian Responses at the Boston Marathon Show the Very Best of Human Nature | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
While we are reading the breaking news stories, the minute by minute coverage and the messages from friends saying they are safe and well, the most amazing stories begin to be revealed.

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TOUGH MUDDER EXPERIENCES FIRST DEATH

A 28 year old Maryland man became the first death at a Tough Mudder race when he ended up under water for an extended period of time


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I was here when this happened. I will try to publish the video that shows how long it took for the diver to get into the water.

http://youtu.be/suSdwx1bcGc ; this is a news artical about the event

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Emergency Response Plans for Colleges and Universities | Sport Risk Management - McGregor and Associates

Emergency Response Plans for Colleges and Universities | Sport Risk Management - McGregor and Associates | Emergency Management | Scoop.it

"The question is what emergencies should a Campus Recreation program prepare for, and how should they prepare."


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