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Thursday, November 1 • 2:05pm - 2:45pm
Safety Officer Workshop: EMS Safety: A Response-Based Approach

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EMS is dangerous. In fact, on a per-capita basis, EMS is more dangerous than either law enforcement or fire suppression. This presentation traces each phase of an EMS response and associates specific mechanisms of injury with each. It will discuss specific countermeasures that can be employed to prevent or mitigate work-related injuries and cover how to create a "culture of safety" in your agency.

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Erik Gaull, NRP

Public Safety/Homeland Security Consultant
Erik Gaull is a Nationally Registered Paramedic, a Pro Board-certified Fire Officer III and Fire Instructor III, and a law enforcement officer. He is the longest-serving responder with the Cabin John Park VFD in Montgomery County, Maryland. In his full-time work, Erik is a public... Read More →

Thursday November 1, 2018 2:05pm - 2:45pm CDT
Room 102AB