In the News
'We're looking at this situation that was widely recognized as a crisis before (COVID) - tack on a pandemic, burnout, growing antipathy and even hostility towards healthcare workers, and this is really at a boiling point'
Ian Kaufman of the Thunder Bay News Watch interviews Co-PI Justin Mausz on the importance of meaningful change in strengthening paramedic safety from acts of violence.
"As paramedic services, we really are the safety net for the community". And increasingly, paramedics are being asked to tackle issues the system was never designed for. The result? Ever-increasing violence against Paramedics.
Superior North EMS Chief Wayne Gates in an interview with the Thunder Bay News Watch from November 26th, 2021.