A first for the TRB - Andi, the new EMS Safety Foundation Telepresence Robot has been with us in DC to beam in speakers and share the experience. Andi - was a much phtographed highlight @ the Transportation Research Board's Annual conference in DC attending the subcommittee meeting, other sessions and the exhibit hall too.
*EMS Safety Foundation INDEMO Project @ EMS World Expo!*
After an exciting visit to the Virginia EMS Congress - INDEMO was a hightlight @ EMS World Expo!! Many came to see, touch and interact with the INDEMO Project @EMSWorld Expo in Tennessee Novmber 2014 - as well as with the scale models giving you a configurable and hands on experience and the GoPro rooftop camera.
Meeting with some of the EMS Safety Foundation tech team, face to face .
EMS Safety Foundation's new demonstration Project: Ambulance Safety INDEMO 1.0
The Ambulance Safety Innovation Design Module 1.0, Ambulance Safety INDEMO 1.0 is a unique hands on demonstration ambulance rear compartment that is configurable so you can get the feel of being in a cutting edge rig. Integrating innovations from around the world for the north American market. Work SMARTER, not Harder!
The future that you can have right now
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Designs so that you can do your work with optimum safety and efficiency
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Based on state of the art science and practice and input from the world's leading experts in automotive safety and human factors
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Designs to meet requirements of NFPA, KKK, CAAS, ASTM and CEN - and
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Designs that are cheaper, better, safer.*
WORK SMARTER NOT HARDER!
*iRescU Project a Winner in the AHA Innovation Challenge!*
Congratulations to the iRescU Project - A Winner in the AHA Innovation Challenge - THANK YOU for All your support for this project that is working to help to save lives with crowdsourcing, new tech and gamification!
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*EMS Safety Foundation Delegation @ Rettmobil 2014*
We have had a great team of folks participating in our Rettmobil 2014 Delegation May 13-16th - including for the first time - a film crew! We had the honor of having Ted Setla and Matt Price from Setla Films as well as JEMs editor AJ Heightman, and international EMS colleagues from three continents - and our technical experts.
Standby for video feeds and multimedia. Our Rettmobil 2014 LIVE Webinar from Thursday May 15th, covered many of the highights of Rettmobil. We were privileged to hold our annual 'LIVE from Rettmobil Webinar' event at the German Disaster Management - Bundesamt fur Bevolkerungsschutz und Katastrophenhilfe - booth www.bbk.bund.de
Welcome to the EMS Safety Foundation INDEMO Project !
*Schedule your own INDEMO Virtual Tour*
The INDEMO Project of the EMS Safety Foundation has officially launched its new virtual tour program
And Google Glass meets INDEMO 1.0 !!
Many folks are very keen to get their hands on the INDEMO 1.0 interactive environment to assist in getting better, safer and cheaper ambulance vehicles specced out.
You can now get your services own personalized virtual tour of INDEMO 1.0, or even have INDEMO 1.0 come to your site/region for a workshop, as well as 3D blueprints and videos.
Follow us at #INDEMO on twitter
TRB January 16 2014 ANB10(5) EMS Safety Subcommittee meeting and info
The EMS Safety Subcommittee of the TRB met in DC at the Annual TRB conference on Thursday January 16th 2014, at the Keck Center. We covered the new developments in ambulance transport safety and standards, and a number of new tech aspects of EMS Safety Innovation.
Here is the
January 16 TRB ANB10(5) Subcommittee Agenda The twitter hashtag for the EMS meeting is #TRBEMS14
Handouts to be posted .
*EMS Safety Foundation INDEMO 1.0 Debuts at EMS World Expo 2013*
Many crowds of folks came to see, touch and interact with INDEMO 1.0, the EMS Safety Foundation Ambulance Safety Innovation Design Module 1.0 @ EMS World Expo, in Las Vegas Sept 10-12, a great success, generating much interest and attention. Now you can get that same opportunity via INDEMO @Medstartr
The Future that you can have RIGHT NOW!!
The EMS Safety Foundation's new demonstration Project: Ambulance Safety INDEMO 1.0
The Ambulance Safety Innovation Design Module 1.0, is a unique hands on model ambulance rear compartment that is configurable so you can get the feel of being in a cutting edge rig. Integrating innovations from around the world for the north American market.
This is the future that you can have right now.
Designs so that you can do your work with optimum safety and efficiency.
Based on state of the art science and practice and input from the world's leading experts in automotive safety and human factors.
The Future that you can have RIGHT NOW!!
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www.indemo.info website for more info and pics
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*EMS Safety Foundation Delegation @ Rettmobil 2013*
We have had a great team of folks participating in our Rettmobil 2013 Delegation May 14-17th - including as well as both EMS World and JEMs editors, Scott Cravens and AJ Heightman, international EMS colleagues from three continents - and our technical experts.
Standby for blogs, video feeds on JEMS.com and EMSWorld.com. Our Rettmobil 2013 Wrap Up Webinar from Friday May 17th, covered many of the highights of Rettmobil Secure Login for the Rettmobil 2013 Wrap up Workshop Webinar Recording.
A Youtube recording of this Webinar is posted here - for public access.
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Dworsky's "Siren effectiveness Study"
A video preview to Peter Dworsky's outstanding "Siren effectiveness Study" from Monoc
http://vimeo.com/59158509 this video trailer is masterfully edited by Kyle Bates. This video is public access information please share widely.
Standby for the full length video links
**2013 Announcement of the Annual EMS Safety Foundation Recognition Awards:** The "Bill" Leonard Commitment to EMS Safety Award - Dr. Sarah Shaikh Abdul Karim, Malaysia EMS Safety Foundation 2012 Leadership Award - Japanese Paramedic Association EMS Safety Foundation 2012 Technical Expert Award - Stellah DeVille EMS Safety Foundation 2012 Industry Partner Award - AJ Heightman and JEMS Objective Safety 2012 Innovative EMS Safety Practice Award - Bill McClincy and Eric Henry - EMMCO & Meadville Ambulance, Eerie PA
*2013 TRB ANB10(5) January EMS Safety Subcommittee Meeting*
The 2013 TRB EMS Subcommittee Meeting was held on January 17th, 2013, at the DC TRB Conference,
on site at the Keck Center and online globally.
The EMS Safety Foundation at EMS WORLD EXPO 2012, New Orleans
The EMS Safety Foundation was very well received at EMS EXPO 2012 in New Orleans
with much interest in our Booth in the Exhibit Hall, and our lightening demos of a spectrum safety features, systems and approaches during EMS EXPO 2012
Standby for the announcement of the EMS Safety Foundation EMS World Expo 2012 Safety Innovation Awards
The EMS Safety Foundation June 28th 2012 Webinar - on YouTube
Much was covered in the recent EMS Safety Foundation June Webinar, including an overview of TRB 2012 EMS Summit synopses, Rettmobil 2012, NFPA 1917, EMS Safety Culture Meeting, NIST, White House initiatives Update, and the forthcoming EMS Expo events, and EMS Asia.
Given the importance of all these events, documents and activities, this June 28 Webinar is now available on YouTube for public access, so please do share this widely with your colleagues - and listserves
*The EMS Safety Foundation Delegation to Rettmobil 2012May 8-11th*
There was much interest in the Summit at EMS Today, with heaps of traffic thru the booth in the lobby at EMS Today. If you missed the EMS Safety, System, Strategies and Solutions Summit Feb 29th, do check out the handouts and recordings
2012 Award Recipient Announcements
***Objective Safety and EMS Safety Foundation 2011 Recognition and Achievement Awards***
Objective Safety 2011 Innovation and Practice Award
- Kurt Krumperman, Albuquerque Ambulance Service, New Mexico
The 2011 W. H. "Bill" Leonard Commitment to EMS Safety Award
- presented in honor of W. H. 'Bill' Leonard, who passed away unexpectedly in November 2010. Bill had made a huge and lifelong commitment to EMS Safety, and the field of EMS more broadly over his life time. He is sadly missed by many. The recipient of this special award is:
Ronald Rolfsen, Oslo University Hospital Ambulance Service, Oslo, Norway
EMS Safety Foundation 2011 Leadership Award
- the NAEMT Safety Course
EMS Safety Foundation 2011 Technical Expert Award
- Martha Florey, Transport safety data management and policy, Wisconsin
EMS Safety Foundation 2011 Industry Partner Award
- Simon Ralphs & Adrian Dore, Telematicus, London, UK
EMS Response to Oslo Bombing and Utoya Shootings Special Webinar
Please click on the above image to read an inspiring letter regarding the Oslo shootings sent to the EMS Safety Foundation July 26th, 2011, by Ronald Rolfsen, our special Innovation Consortium Member from Oslo University Hospital, Norway.
Safety Innovation Update
New Opportunity for ambulance safety innovators:
Hands on Innovation Ambulance Workshop and Design Clinic
The EMS Safety Foundation held its first and hands on landmark Workshop event in Dallas on October 2nd, 2010, immediately following EMS Expo, hosted by Careflite . This Workshop brought technical experts in automotive safety and ergonomics together with innovators in EMS operations and ambulance manufacture. Attendance was packed, and a very dynamic and valuable experience for all.
Those non-members of the EMS Safety Foundation who participated in the"Hands-on Vehicle Innovation Workshop" and "Vehicle Design Clinic" - and joined in Post EMS Expo 2010 Workshop with the EMS Safety Foundation Innovation Consortium and their Technical Experts - found the activities of the Foundation eye opening, valuable and of great interest.
Innovation Consortium Technical Expert EMS Safety Foundation members have full access to Webinar recordings, handouts, Photos and Video of this informative event.
Here is the GRATIS 2011 Rettmobil Delegation Webinar recording
This recorded Webinar is gratis and for public access and runs for 50 mins, and includes ** a live state of the art European ambulance walk thru**
Participants in the EMS Safety Foundation Rettmobil 2010 Delegation
The EMS Safety Foundation 2010 Rettmobil Delegation has been an exciting and eyeopening event - attracting global attention! With more than 20 delegates from the EMS Safety Foundation's Innovation Consortium, Technical Expert Panel, Advisory Board and Corporate Partners, it is again the largest non-European delegation participating in Rettmobil. The Delegates had a very busy schedule in addition to all the Rettmobil activities and events, there were a series of 4 special EMS Safety Foundation Workshop/Webinars, including a live broadcast walk thru of a state of the art European ambulance.
Links for the recordings of all the EMS Safety Foundation Retmobil 2010 events are avilable at this site for those who are participants in the EMS Safety Foundation's Innovation Consortium, Technical Expert Panel, Advisory Board and Corporate Partners.
We are flexible, whether you are a small local urban service or in a rural setting, or a major EMS system - We provide tailored and specialized seminars, strategic safety and hazard awareness advice and evaluation. We can save you lives, time and money.
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