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This podcast explores new possibilities in the 911 system & first response which utilize smartphone technology to improve the systems.

Source: EMS1.com

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These firefighters get silly in gear. Some of the stunts are probably not the best idea, but it’s kind of funny.

Source: STATter911.com

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Medics risk their lives to ensure the survival of our troops. Let’s take a moment to remember those who defend our country & those who care for them.

 

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The Cleveland Clinic recently posted a video about the importance of empathy when treating patients.

You never know just what the person you passed by is thinking or feeling. It’s good to remember this and proceed with care & empathy whenever interacting with other people, be they patients, colleagues or anyone else.

 

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Watching someone dive off a cliff, professional daredevil or not, can make you queasy. Or terrified.

Now add in the fact that the equipment malfunctions.

Matthew Gough’s parachute opened backwards and got twisted and tangled. He smacked into the cliff wall, started tumbling, & hit the ground at 40 mph. He survived with only minor injuries.

Sources: Gizmodo.com

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