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Avi Schoenbrun

What unbelievable courage these firemen are showing!

This happened in Chile during an 8.8 magnitude earthquake in February of 2010.

Sources: STATter911.com

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INDIANAPOLIS

A study  shows that EMTs and Paramedics are almost twice as likely to be involved in fatal driving accidents when compared to overall traffic accident fatalities involving workers. A cause seems to be rollovers due to the top-heavy construction of most ambulances.

The study used data from the Fire Protection Research Foundation, the CDC & the National Institute for Safety & Occupational Health.

Read full article:  Study: EMT’s face greatest risk on road

Sources: WishTV, ParamedicTV

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The Podmedic (Jamie Davis) shows you how to use your smartphone to study, review or reference EMS protocols & techniques on demand.

Sources: The MedicCast, EMS World

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Nowadays, firehoses are made of material that dries easily. As such, there’s no need to roll it up to put in storage to dry. However, hose rolls can still be very useful. Chief Wylie demonstrates three quick hose roll techniques.

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A house explodes while firefighters are on location. One firefighter walks alongside the house & almost sustains injury as the house explodes right in front of him.

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