RescueDigest Resources: Bus Accident Response and Multi Casualty Incident Management

RescueDigest’s Top Picks of essential resources for critical topics in emergency services.

Bus Collision Response: What You Need To Know

Every day in your community, vehicles travel the road carrying large numbers of potential victims; some children, some elderly, some with special medical issues, and all your responsibility. Every year 63,000 inter-city, transit, and school buses crashes result in over 14,000 injuries and hundreds of fatalities. This program will help make you ready when it happens in your area. Presenting lessons learned from around the world along with personal experience managing school bus and inter-city tour bus incidents Rom Duckworth lays out what you need to know to manage major (and minor) motor coach collisions in your response area.

Bus Accident MCI

Lots of patients, lots of problems, lots of partners. How do you manage it all?

How you can use these resources: RescueDigest curates great research and resources during the development of our articles and educational programs. Since our mission is to “Help You Help Others” we present the best of these resources for you to explore, share and use in your own agency.

EMS Response to Bus Collisions, the MCI Perspective

The New England Center for Rescue & Emergency Medicine Resources:

7 Things You Need To Know About Bus Collision Response

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About romduck

Rom Duckworth is a dedicated emergency responder and award-winning educator with more than twenty five years of experience working in career and volunteer fire departments, public and private emergency services and hospital based healthcare systems. Currently a career Fire Captain / Paramedic and EMS Coordinator Rom is a frequent speaker at national conferences and a regular contributor to research, magazines, and textbooks on topics of field operations, leadership, and education in emergency services. Contact Rom via