THIS 9/11: HONOR, REMEMBER, REUNITE

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THIS 9/11: HONOR, REMEMBER, REUNITE “May the lives remembered, the deeds recognized, and the spirit reawakened be eternal beacons, which reaffirm respect for life, strengthen our resolve to preserve freedom, and inspire an end to hatred, ignorance and intolerance.” These words are part of the mission statement of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center …

Back To School First Aid Classes

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Teachers & Daycare Workers Need First Aid Training Sadly summer is almost over and many Teachers and Day Care workers will be heading back into the classroom. While First Aid /CPR & AED training may be the last item on your list to attend to, keep in mind that some of us have a requirement under the law to be …

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, …