ambulances

Get Out Of The Way: A History Of How Ambulance Lights Save Lives

Get Out Of The Way: A History Of How Ambulance Lights Save Lives

For as ear-piercing as ambulance sirens are, you’d think they’d be better alert systems. Truth is: they’re shockingly ineffective. Drivers register the sound only at close proximity and at very low speeds. Guessing from which direction the ambulance will appear is always tricky too — especially when the new Daft…

Canadians Get Reinforced Ambulance for the Obese

Canadians Get Reinforced Ambulance for the Obese

Canadian Paramedics can breathe a sigh of relief, unbuckle their corset belts and cancel their chiropractor’s appointments – if they work in Calgary, that is. The city has taken delivery of an ambulance designed to get its obese citizens to hospital with as little stress and strain as possible –…