Child Safety Education
Full list of Child Safety Education results
Pa. ambulances post near schools to foil child abductions–
Operation Safe Walk positions ambulances in plain sight near schools to deter additional child luring attempts
4-year-old calls 911 when pregnant mom has seizure–
Listen to dispatch recording of girl calmly providing her mom's medical history
How to decontaminate the ambulance: A step-by-step guide (infographic)–
Be sure to clean and disinfect both the front and back compartments of the ambulance to reduce potential exposure to viruses, bacteria and dangerous drugs like fentanyl
5-year-old saves family's life during fire–
He paid attention when firefighters and EMTs visited his preschool, and knew to wake up his parents and siblings when he heard the fire alarm
Paramedic's public letter to a potential murderer–
Paramedic makes it clear that parents have a no-excuses obligation to take simple measures to protect their children from harm
Prove it: Does endotracheal intubation help children?–
Pediatric ETI offers unique challenges not seen in the adult patient. The glottic opening in a child is small and lies further anterior making direct visualization and successful placement more difficult.
Holiday safety tips for EMS providers to share with friends and family–
Today as I watched and chased my children and their cousins (four kids ages 2, 4, 4, and 5) around the house — inside and out — I was reminded of the importance of many holiday safety issues. As em...
EMS promotion of helmets for snow sports–
Every Saturday during ski season, EMS1.com co-founder Kris Kaull takes his kids to the local downhill ski area for lessons. As a paramedic, Kris has seen the devastating consequences of skier colli...
Drowning prevention tips–
Updated May 28, 2015 As a parent and former lifeguard, I find drowning incidents such as the near drowning of a child saved by an off-duty EMT or the mistaking of a body on the bottom of the pool f...