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'One of Israel's worst disasters. People were crushed to death'

'One of Israel's worst disasters. People were crushed to death'

Dov Maisel, Director of Operations at United Hatzalah, on Meron tragedy: One of Israel’s worst disasters, I have no words.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2021 03:11
Man in critical condition after collapsing at Meron

Man in critical condition after collapsing at Meron

Man in his 60s collapses at Rashbi's grave in Meron ahead of Lag B'Omer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2021 19:49
Jerusalem baby revived after near-drowning

Jerusalem baby revived after near-drowning

Infant rushed to hospital after nearly drowning in bathtub in Jerusalem apartment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2021 12:11
'10 more minutes and the child would have died'

'10 more minutes and the child would have died'

Haredi EMT saves Ashdod toddler who choked on a large piece of candy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2021 11:18
United Hatzalah completes emergency preparations for Lag Ba'omer

United Hatzalah completes emergency preparations for Lag Ba'omer

United Hatzalah completes preparations for safeguarding Lag Ba'omer event at Meron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2021 11:13
'He essentially died and was brought back to life in 30 minutes'

'He essentially died and was brought back to life in 30 minutes'

Pre-Shabbat rescue in Ashdod: Man in his 50s saved after near-death experience.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2021 11:06
EMTs save life of Arab boy with chronic heart condition

EMTs save life of Arab boy with chronic heart condition

United Hatzalah team saves two-year-old Arab boy from northern Israel, after he suffered heart complication and passed out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2021 09:20
Man successfully resuscitated at Kfar Saba library

Man successfully resuscitated at Kfar Saba library

Elderly man saved after suffering cardiac arrest while browsing at library in central Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2021 22:54
Beit Shemesh: 6-year-old in critical condition after being found in car

Beit Shemesh: 6-year-old in critical condition after being found in car

MDA, United Hatzalah paramedics resuscitate child found with no pulse in vehicle in Beit Shemesh.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2021 17:29
Haredi EMT's last video before his fatal accident

Haredi EMT's last video before his fatal accident

Chaim Har Kesef, the Hatzalah volunteer killed in tragic accident yesterday, is laid to rest. 'Father, we'll take care of everything'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2021 16:08
Eli Beer: 'We need to prepare ourselves to respond in mass casualty incidents'

Eli Beer: 'We need to prepare ourselves to respond in mass casualty incidents'

Surprise joint training exercise between United Hatzalah and the Galilee Medical Center is held in Nahariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/04/2021 14:56
Trio of Muslim and Jewish EMTs save disabled woman’s life

Trio of Muslim and Jewish EMTs save disabled woman’s life

After disabled woman suffers a heart attack in care facility, 3 EMTs from United Hatzalah’s Mevaseret region come together to save her life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2021 15:00
15-year-old drowns in river

15-year-old drowns in river

MDA, United Hatzalah pull boy from river in Judean Desert, evacuate him to Hadassah hospital where he was declared dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2021 16:26
1 killed, 3 hurt in car crash in north

1 killed, 3 hurt in car crash in north

Man killed, teen girl in serious condition, and toddler hurt in serious accident on Highway 6.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2021 15:57
'I tried to save his life - then realized it was my friend'

'I tried to save his life - then realized it was my friend'

United Hatzalah chief recalls attempt to save a driver's life following a crash - only to realize it was his friend.Eli Beer, 31/03/2021 08:50
Here's how you can keep your family safe on Passover

Here's how you can keep your family safe on Passover

First response organization issues tips for a safe, healthy, Passover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2021 13:13
Balcony of residential building collapses in Herzliya

Balcony of residential building collapses in Herzliya

Four injured after balcony collapses in residential building in central Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2021 14:33
Responding in 20 seconds to save a woman who collapsed in front of her own children

Responding in 20 seconds to save a woman who collapsed in front of her own children

Emergency medical first responders in northern Israel save a woman's life amid hectic morning of non-stop emergencies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2021 09:52
Disabled EMT performs successful CPR on the streets of Tel Aviv

Disabled EMT performs successful CPR on the streets of Tel Aviv

Losing one of his legs in a motorcycle accident two decades ago didn't stop Dan from saving a man's life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2021 07:19
Israeli EMS organization is 100% vaccinated

Israeli EMS organization is 100% vaccinated

United Hatzalah discontinues service of 288 volunteers who have chosen not to receive the coronavirus vaccine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/03/2021 12:19
Saving a man’s life - for the second time

Saving a man’s life - for the second time

Petach Tikvah EMT performs successful CPR on a cardiac arrest patient for the second time in two months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2021 10:17
3:00 A.M. rescue in Jerusalem

3:00 A.M. rescue in Jerusalem

EMTs perform successful CPR on Jerusalem mother who collapsed on Sunday morningArutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2021 22:44
Bnei Brak transports elderly to vaccine centers

Bnei Brak transports elderly to vaccine centers

Municipality teams with United Hatzalah to ensure elderly people who would otherwise be stuck at home can be vaccinated against COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/03/2021 17:09
First aid training center opened by United Hatzalah in Kfar Qassem

First aid training center opened by United Hatzalah in Kfar Qassem

United Hatzalah president: "We hope to establish in Kfar Qassem a regional hub for all of United Hatzalah’s activities in the triangle."Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2021 09:21
'The strangest life-saving CPR I've ever encountered'

'The strangest life-saving CPR I've ever encountered'

EMT responds to a CPR call that defied all expectations and ended up saving a life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2021 14:32
A Purim Miracle - EMTs pulled from Purim meal to perform successful CPR and save a life

A Purim Miracle - EMTs pulled from Purim meal to perform successful CPR and save a life

'It feels like I won the lottery.' United Hatzalah EMTs in Holon get pulled from Purim Seudah to perform successful CPR and save a life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2021 15:02
United Hatzalah to suspend all unvaccinated volunteers

United Hatzalah to suspend all unvaccinated volunteers

We are going to be the first national organization that is 100% vaccinated. I want every single person in Israel to be vaccinated.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2021 10:07
Family gives Purim gifts to first responder who helped sons

Family gives Purim gifts to first responder who helped sons

Thankful family gives 'mishloach manot' to first responder who helped two brothers in separate instances.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2021 17:21
One of those days that makes it all worthwhile

One of those days that makes it all worthwhile

Three veteran EMTs from different cities save a homeless woman in Tel Aviv this morning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2021 19:12
Performing CPR on the way to work

Performing CPR on the way to work

First responders from different towns in the Golan converge to perform successful CPR on a collapsed man in Bnei Yehuda this morning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/02/2021 13:24
Early morning rescue in Jerusalem

Early morning rescue in Jerusalem

72-year-old man collapses suddenly early Sunday morning in eastern Jerusalem. Despite having no pulse EMTs manage to resuscitate him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2021 16:43
Man in serious condition after car collides with bus on major highway

Man in serious condition after car collides with bus on major highway

Bus accident on Highway 446 leaves driver of private vehicle in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/02/2021 12:21
19-year-old woman killed in car accident at Yitzhar Junction

19-year-old woman killed in car accident at Yitzhar Junction

Palestinian Arab driver detained after fatally striking woman on the road. Terrorism not suspected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/02/2021 23:45
Father resuscitated in the rain after collapsing in front of son just before Shabbat

Father resuscitated in the rain after collapsing in front of son just before Shabbat

After taking his son to the hospital a man collapses just before Shabbat in Efrat leading to a dramatic rescue that saved his life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2021 10:11
Decorated EMT becomes first female head of United Hatzalah chapter

Decorated EMT becomes first female head of United Hatzalah chapter

Woman on disability becomes the first woman to head one of the organization’s chapters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2021 13:54
Paramedic tells of miracle: The circumcision that almost wasn't

Paramedic tells of miracle: The circumcision that almost wasn't

EMT who rescues pregnant woman is asked by the family to perform the circumcision of the infant whose life he helped save.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2021 14:19
Ambulances transport Israel's elderly to get their vaccinations

Ambulances transport Israel's elderly to get their vaccinations

United Hatzalah working to ease the burden for the elderly, Holocaust survivors, and disabled persons to get their vaccines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/01/2021 10:55
Two neighbors team up to save the life of a third

Two neighbors team up to save the life of a third

United Hatzalah volunteers respond to emergency on Shabbat, saving their elderly neighbor's life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2021 12:01
Talking a former student down off a ledge

Talking a former student down off a ledge

EMT called to a medical emergency at Ramle’s White Mosque talks a former student down from jumping off of the tower and committing suicide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2021 15:20
Meeting my future wife after saving a life

Meeting my future wife after saving a life

EMT saves a man’s life with successful resuscitation, then meets his future wife for the first time all in one Saturday night in Bnei Brak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/01/2021 15:00
Extremists in Bnei Brak burn down coronavirus testing station

Extremists in Bnei Brak burn down coronavirus testing station

United Hatzalah testing station in Bnei Brak destroyed by arsonists opposed to coronavirus testing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/12/2020 14:31
Starting the Sabbath - by saving a life

Starting the Sabbath - by saving a life

Volunteer EMT performed successful CPR in Ofakim in southern Israel on a man who collapsed just before Shabbat began.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/11/2020 15:25
30 injured in massive Jerusalem apartment building fire

30 injured in massive Jerusalem apartment building fire

Dozens treated after firefighters rescue residents trapped in massive Jerusalem apartment building fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2020 14:35
Woman feeding cats seriously injured after falling from tin roof

Woman feeding cats seriously injured after falling from tin roof

61-year-old woman in serious condition after falling from tin rooftop while feeding stray cats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2020 12:45
Woman revived after near-drowning in northern Israel

Woman revived after near-drowning in northern Israel

Emergency first responders save elderly woman who nearly drowned in northern Israel, reviving her after she lost consciousness.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2020 15:26
5 workers hurt in Beit Shemesh scaffolding collapse

5 workers hurt in Beit Shemesh scaffolding collapse

One worker in serious condition after scaffolding collapses at Beit Shemesh construction site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2020 20:11
Emergency responder rescues baby locked in hot car in Petah Tikva

Emergency responder rescues baby locked in hot car in Petah Tikva

United Hatzalah first responder saves infant girl trapped inside locked car in central Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2020 15:54
First grade teacher reunited with student he helped deliver 6 years ago

First grade teacher reunited with student he helped deliver 6 years ago

6 years ago, he helped a woman give birth. Now, Meir Hajbi is reunited with the child he helped deliver, becoming his 1st grade teacher.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2020 13:43
Hatzalah treats 1,537 people on Yom Kippur

Hatzalah treats 1,537 people on Yom Kippur

United Hatzalah treats 124 patients who fainted over the fast, hundreds of victims of motor and bicycle accidents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2020 23:45
United Hatzalah to care for patients at coronavirus hotels during Yom Kippur

United Hatzalah to care for patients at coronavirus hotels during Yom Kippur

Emergency first responder group to provide volunteers to care for patients being treated at coronavirus hotels during Yom Kippur fast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/09/2020 16:13
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United Hatzalah was founded in 2006 as an organization whose mission is to provide professional first medical response that saves lives.United Hatzalah, 25/09/2020 07:07
Woman killed in balcony fall

Woman killed in balcony fall

60-year-old woman falls from third-story balcony in Haifa, determined dead at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2020 18:59
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2 killed in car accident on Highway 60

2 killed in car accident on Highway 60

Both drivers killed in collision in in Wadi Al- Haramiya, 3 others injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2020 19:29
4 PA Arabs killed in Samaria traffic accident

4 PA Arabs killed in Samaria traffic accident

2 men, 2 young girls killed when PA vehicle collides with Israeli bus. Another man taken to hospital in critical condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2020 19:06
Organization distributing 15m in donated coronavirus aid

Organization distributing 15m in donated coronavirus aid

New humanitarian dispatch center distributing financial aid ahead of holidays to people hit by coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2020 16:14
Family of 2 year old who nearly drowned thanks first responders who saved their son

Family of 2 year old who nearly drowned thanks first responders who saved their son

Last week, medics were dispatched to a vacation home in Sedot Michah, where a 2 year old had nearly drowned in a private pool.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/08/2020 13:24