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iii Forward To be added iv Executive Summary The Ambulance Patient Compartment Human Factors Design Guidebook, hereafter referred to as the Guidebook, is the result of a multiyear effort on the part of the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) First Responder Group (FRG) to provide tools and guidance to the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) community that(More)
Foreword Ambulance crashes are one of many hazards faced by emergency medical services providers (EMSP). Data from the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration indicates EMSP experience a fatality rate three times the average national occupational injury rate and cite ambulance crashes and related vehicle accidents as one of the threats facing(More)
iii Forward To be added later iv Executive Summary The Ambulance Patient Compartment Human Factors Design Guidebook, hereafter referred to as the Guidebook, is the result of a multiyear effort on the part of the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) First Responder Group (FRG) to provide tools and guidance to the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) community(More)
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