Written by Greg Ellifritz I had an interesting question posed to me by a student in the Systems Collapse Medical Class I taught in Virginia. He asked me: “If I have to shoot a criminal in a gunfight, should I provide first aid before the paramedics arrive?” It’s a good question. I’m probably going […]
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Knowledge to make your life better. If you have some free time, check out some of these links this weekend. NYPD Active Shooter Recommendations and Analysis A solid piece of work published by NYPD. In addition to providing trend data and best practices for dealing with an active killer, the report also provides details […]
This is a guest article from my friend and veteran paramedic Jonathan Willis. Jonathan is a fire department lieutenant and teaches tactical first aid classes for Dave Spaulding at Handgun Combatives. This is a good article. I carry a needle in my kit, but I know how to use it and also go places where […]