HCEC Teaches Young Students Life Saving Lessons

Emergencies happen. It could be a fall from a bike…a pot knocked from the stove….or a car accident. Would you know what to do?  Harris County Emergency Corps (HCEC) helped some of our smallest accident victims prepare for when emergencies occur. HCEC taught approximately 600…

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HCEC Works to Keep Smallest Accident Victims Safe

Texas Children’s Childhood Injury Prevention Center reports that 4 out of 5 car seats are installed and/or used wrong. In an effort to help keep children safe, HCEC and Safe Kids Greater Houston are working to help reduce the number of deaths and injuries to…

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HCEC Helps Children Discover the World of Work

Career Day provides students exposure to the world of work and several local elementary schools believe it’s never too early to start.  HCEC medic Sue Poparad talked to students at Conley Elementary on March 4th and Carmichael Elementary School students on March 9th about working…

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Paramedics Commended for Lifesaving Service

Harris County Emergency Corps (HCEC) paramedics Rafael Galvan and William Tillman were recognized by the Atascocita Volunteer Fire Department (Atascocita) for their work during a mutual aid call with a patient in respiratory distress that ended up going into cardiac arrest. Both the Atascocita EMS…

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HCEC Works to Make Communities Safer for Kids

Motor vehicle crashes are the number one killer of kids. HCEC and Safe Kids Greater Houston are working to help reduce the number of deaths and injuries to children by providing free car seat checkups every month. The two organizations teamed up on February 25,…

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