Lights and Sirens: Writer's Guide to Emergency Rescue Professions by James Cowan

Lights and Sirens: Writer's Guide to Emergency Rescue Professions by James Cowan

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A guide to emergency rescue professionals which covers the job descriptions, qualifications, equipment, risks, and jargon related to every job in the field from paramedics to dog handlers.

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This time-saving reference offers practical information on 15 types of emergency professionals and their experiences, featuring chapters that focus on specific professions, such as dispatchers, dog handlers, forest and park rangers, firefighters, EMTs, paramedics, ER personnel and more; complete profiles of each occupation - job descriptions, qualifications, required skills, necessary equipment, special risks and jargon; charts, lists, sidebars and sample scenarios that help you save time and get the information right; medications and equipment commonly used at emergency scenes - from what they do, to exactly how they are administered; and a detailed glossary of emergency injuries and illnesses and how they are treated.

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SKU GOR007105431
Title Lights and Sirens: Writer's Guide to Emergency Rescue Professions
Author By (author) James Cowan
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher F&W Publications Inc
Year Published 1998
Number of Pages 272
ISBN 10 089879806X
ISBN 13 9780898798067
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Description

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This time-saving reference offers practical information on 15 types of emergency professionals and their experiences, featuring chapters that focus on specific professions, such as dispatchers, dog handlers, forest and park rangers, firefighters, EMTs, paramedics, ER personnel and more; complete profiles of each occupation - job descriptions, qualifications, required skills, necessary equipment, special risks and jargon; charts, lists, sidebars and sample scenarios that help you save time and get the information right; medications and equipment commonly used at emergency scenes - from what they do, to exactly how they are administered; and a detailed glossary of emergency injuries and illnesses and how they are treated.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR007105431
Title Lights and Sirens: Writer's Guide to Emergency Rescue Professions
Author By (author) James Cowan
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher F&W Publications Inc
Year Published 1998
Number of Pages 272
ISBN 10 089879806X
ISBN 13 9780898798067
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No