HCEC Only Houston-Based CAAS Accredited EMS Agency

Harris County Emergency Corps Receives Gold Standard Approval Harris County Emergency Corps (HCEC) earned the title for the only Houston-based EMS agency to receive CAAS (the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services) accreditation. HCEC joins an elite group of only eight EMS providers in Texas…

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Tips for Parents to Keep Babies Safe

With September as National Baby Safety Month, Harris County Emergency Corps (HCEC) provides tips for parents to keep their babies safe from illnesses or injuries, especially in the early years of life. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Sudden Infant Death…

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HCEC Free Car Seat Check-Up Event Scheduled Oct. 4

Traveling on the road can be dangerous, and Harris County Emergency Corps (HCEC) is teaming with Safe Kids to help prevent death and injuries to children by providing free car seat check-ups. HCEC’s next scheduled Free Car Seat Check-Up Event will be held on Saturday,…

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Helping Others When Lightning Strikes

Lightning continues to be one of the top three storm-related killers in the United States. In 2010 there were 29 fatalities and 182 injuries from lightning. Harris County Emergency Corps (HCEC) treated several people struck by lightning in 2013 which is why it’s important to…

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