First Aid Rule #2

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Once you have sized up the scene, and you know its safe to administer care, the next step is consent. In some cases consent can be implied, and you’ll know it when you see it, however always try to make contact with either the victim, or a party with the victim, especially is the victim is a child. Briefly explain …

Fit testing, more than just a formality

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This is why Fit Testing is so important to get right. A Coast Guard Sector Anchorage watchstander received the report of the ammonia leak aboard the Excellence at 1:13 p.m. Friday (7/6/12.) The Excellence, which was moored in Dutch Harbor, evacuated all 129 crewmembers from the vessel. The Unalaska Fire Department reported that an unknown amount of ammonia was released, …