Coronavirus update

The CDC is significantly concerned about the spread of the virus. It issued “Interim Guidance for EMS Systems and 911 Public Safety Answering Points for 2019-nCoV in the United States”.

The need for standardized endotracheal intubation training

Training, protocols, and confirmation of technical proficiency are necessary components of a safe approach to endotracheal intubation.

Lessons learned to avoid a traffic accident

Ways to avoid being involved in traffic accidents.

Office safety

It is an employers responsibility to provide training to keep workers safe and assist them in recognizing and avoiding these hazards.

2020 - Make it a new year

Start your year by thinking about your decision-making when it comes to safety. New thoughts may give you novel options for a happier and safer 2020.

Ride-alongs and apprenticeships

Ride-alongs are common recruitment tools, but not without risk. They should be handled in a thoughtful manner with adequate input from local counsel.

How to prevent needlestick and sharps injuries

Contact with contaminated needles, scalpels, broken glass, and other sharps may expose healthcare workers to blood that contains pathogens which pose a grave, potentially lethal risk.

Loading and unloading safety

Guidelines to help prevent accidents and injuries.

Physician and medical practitioner safety checklist

Review Markel Specialty's physician and medical practitioner safety checklist

Obey traffic rules and use common sense

When it comes to defensive driving, obeying traffic rules and using common sense are essential.