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Enforce Practices that Keep Patients and Providers Safe

The tiniest mistakes can lead to the biggest injuries.

Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014

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Mobile Demonstration Module from EMS Safety Foundation Exhibits Safe Patient Compartment Configurations

Get inside a realistic, open-space patient compartment reflecting state-of-the-art, science-driven design & safety features.

Posted Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Jersey City Medical Center EMS Adds ZOLL Technology to Prevent Ambulance Crashes

ZOLL Road Safety system used to monitor driver behavior and provide corrective actions.

Posted Tuesday, November 5, 2013

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Alabama Ambulance Service Requires Helmets for Employees

Shoals Ambulance Service becomes one of the first in the country with requirement.

Posted Monday, May 6, 2013

After Crash, Former Wisconsin EMT Hopes for Safer Ambulances

Matt Deicher said he believes minor steps can prevent crashes like the one that paralyzed him.

Posted Saturday, February 23, 2013

Study: EMS Faces Greatest Risk on Road

The fatality rate of providers was more than two times the national average for all workers.

Posted Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Ambulance Safety Concerns Worry Montreal Providers

The vehicles' stiff suspensions can cause patients to be tossed around in the rear cabin.

Posted Monday, October 22, 2012

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Design Requirements for Ambulance Patient Compartments

This article summarizes the workshop’s goal, topics, requirements assessment and results, and it addresses future work to support the improvement of safety and performance in the ambulance patient compartments.

Posted Friday, September 28, 2012

NIST and Partners Seek Input on Safer Ambulance Designs

Insight and opinions from this survey will supplement data previously gathered.

Posted Wednesday, November 23, 2011


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