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    Finally

    We're finally almost done with 2020, so here's to wishing everyone a better 2021. Unless the Mayans were right after all but just dyslexic.
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    Merry Christmas

    While 2020 has been a most trying year that many of us would like to forget, I would like to wish everyone a merry Christmas and a better new year.
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    Read this first before posting in this forum

    Thus forum (Forum Suggestions, Feedback and Questions) is meant for any questions or issues with the forum itself. It is NOT the forum to ask any other questions just because it is the first forum in the list you're able to post in. When in doubt, EMS Talk should be the default forum. This is...
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    Watch your following distance

    Especially behind big trucks https://cdllife.com/2020/real-life-final-destination-moment-when-log-falls-from-truck-and-goes-through-ambulances-windshield/
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    Another reason to wear a mask in Florida

    https://www.news4jax.com/news/local/2020/07/06/brain-destroying-amoeba-confirmed-in-florida/ Transmission route is fluid through the nose
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    Movie Marathon Thread

    Rather than continue this topic in the 100% Directionless Thread, I figured I'd start this one so we can all discuss what we are watching. In addition to the movies below, my TV show listings include the 1st season of American Gods, the entire Beavis and Butthead collection including the movie...
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    Are we taking "Scene Safety" too far?

    Some comments recently got me wondering if we are taking the "scene safe, BSI" mantra we're all taught from day one too far. I'm not talking about immediately dangerous to life and health hazards, but lower risk hazards. Every job has risks, and EMS is no exception. However, recent posts have...
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    Do you think EMS will change how to deal with a twisted ankle?

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-28629179 There is almost certainly more to this than we are being told, but I am curious if the new standard of care for a "twisted ankle" will include DVT screening.
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    Eric Holder: Police should carry drugs antidote

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-28589398 A few things about this: 1) since he is only recommending it for federal law enforcement agencies, how much impact will it really have? 2) since when has the Attorney General been able to declare a "public health crisis"? Thoughts?
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    Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

    EMTLife.com would like to wish all of our members and their families a happy and safe holiday season.
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    There goes the Individual Mandate

    http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304367204579270252042143502
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    Don't open the door...

    http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Police-Man-chases-medics-with-open-folding-knife--232196111.html
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    A Veteran's Day Thanks

    I would like to take a moment to honor all past veterans and current service members who have protected our country since it's inception. ffemt8978 USN 1989-1998
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    Taxpayers paying to defend EMT accused of hitting on patient

    http://www.komonews.com/news/local/EMT-Misconduct-What-a-Waste-230726141.html
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    Car vs 2 trains

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EHl-tOKE0jw Be sure to read the description in the video...:o
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    Man carjacks ambulance with patient inside

    http://www.wtsp.com/news/watercooler/article/336910/58/Florida-man-steals-ambulance-with-patient-still-inside Might be time to start locking the doors during transport.

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