Long shifts. Life or death moments. Small work environment. It’s the perfect recipe to form a tight-knit relationship with someone you work with, but especially between EMT partners. Although, all that time spent together can lead to some very weird quirks. Some of them can only truly be understood by other EMTS.
The recent and unfortunate loss of dedicated EMTs to traffic accidents is a reminder to everyone in our industry that driving safely is extremely important. The reality is, whether you’re in an ambulance or a regular vehicle, there is an inherent risk involved in driving. We've outlined some of the most important steps you can take to make sure you, your patient, and those around you arrive to your destination safely. Here are 16 ultimate EMT driving tips for all you hard working EMTs!
The word “disruption” tends to have a negative connotation. But it doesn’t have to. There are big disruptions that fundamentally changed their industries, such as the progression of CDs to iPods. But what really made these products and ideas important was giving customers power and information they never had before.