Resource articles

Lights and sirens - not so fast

It is common knowledge that 70% of fatal ambulance crashes occur with lights and siren activation.

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.

Happy new year?

The good news is according to the CDC life expectancy has hit a new high of 78.8 years. Women live an average of 81.2 years and men 76.4. The top ten causes of death in 2012 are the same as 2011.

Distracted driving or distracted living?

Distracted driving comes in many forms. Learn about recent trends associated with distracted driving, and how you can help prevent accidents while driving.

Flu safety measures

Recommendations for healthcare workers

Holiday reminder: careful with alcohol

Consider your approach to alcohol consumption as a personal health behavior.

New technologies, new risks

EMS continues to evolve expanding the application of technology in fascinating ways.

Violence in the workplace

How to protect yourself, treat and decontaminate your patients.

Teaching safe stretcher operations right the first time

There are many components of safe patient handling, such as, a review of proper body mechanics, choosing the right equipment, lifting techniques, and employee wellness that must be covered first.

Employee assistance

A formal EAP is structured to help employees with personal and/or work-related problems that impact job performance, health, and mental/emotional well-being.