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User currently offlineBristolFlyer From United Kingdom, joined May 2004, 2329 posts, RR: 0
Posted (9 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 1888 times:

Yesterday I witnessed a nasty car accident in Phoenix. The driver of one car was ok (but really shaken up) and the driver of the other car, an older lasy, was in a pretty bad way - lots of cuts/bleeding etc and shaken up. There were a lot of people who stopped to help and the emergency services turned up in less than 5 minutes. I've never been so relieved to see & hear the blues & twos coming down the road.

Car accidents are not a pretty sight at the best of times, especially if there's a lot of blood. Whilst I had the luxury of being able to walk away (after I had helped as much as I could and the E services were on scene) the E services obviously had to stay and clear up the mess. I know they're paid for doing this, but it really must be a challenging job dealing with that sort of mess day in, day out. Especially if the accident(s) are caused by people being irresponsible.

So a non-patronising 'thanks' to our emergency service people who go around clearing up other people's mess. Your work is highly appreciated.


Fortune favours the brave
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User currently offlineABfemme From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (9 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1876 times:

Thanks BristolFlyer I will pass this on to my Husband - A Paramedic who I could not be more proud of for what he has to face day in day out. Where would we be without them !!


User currently offlineArmitageShanks From Costa Rica, joined Dec 2003, 3924 posts, RR: 14
Reply 2, posted (9 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1875 times:

Anyone in the medical field gets my "pat on the back."

The things they have to go through and see on a daily basis just boggles the mind sometimes.

User currently offline767ALLTHEWAY From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 659 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (9 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1869 times:

Thank you very much, and it’s greatly appreciated when people take a moment to say thank you. I am a full time EMT in a very busy area around Boston and we deal with everything from headaches to shootings, it’s a great job and I love going to work everyday, the personal satisfaction of attempting to help people makes up for all the “stuff” we see each day! Again, thank you.

"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear"
User currently offlineAGC525 From United States of America, joined Sep 2004, 989 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (9 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 1859 times:

From a EMT, air medical communications specialist, and volunteer firefighter, thanks! It really does mean a lot.

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