Resource articles

Best practice guidelines COVID-19

Learn about the COVID-19 coronavirus causing respiratory illness across the globe, and how you can protect yourself and your business to reduce the likelihood of contracting the illness.

FDA recalls and updates

Recalls recently issued by the FDA.

A culture of safety

Injury prevention will not occur unless those in harms way exercise vigilance and acquire the skills to protect themselves.

EMS safe driving tips

EMS personnel are 2.5 times more likely to die in a crash than other workers. Roughly 70% of fatal crashes occur while running hot.

Exertional heat stroke

Review the risk factors for exertional heat stroke.

Complacency kills

Tips to transport a non-emergency patient safely.

Liability issues with ride alongs

The decision to have ride-alongs requires due diligence that considers the risks and benefits of such activities.

On the job alertness, fatigue and performance in EMS

Sustained performance as it may be affected by degraded levels of alertness, drowsiness and fatigue.

Opioids

The United States is experiencing an opioid crisis that has clinical and safety implications for EMS.

Cyber security and what you need to know

A glimpse into data security, and some concrete suggestions to help you do your job even better.