It’s not about removing a patient from the vehicle – it’s about removing the vehicle from the patient, according to the Somerset Fire Department’s Captain Training Officer Bengie Howard.

Somerset firefighters are participating this week in hands-on training for vehicle extrication.

Taking place at the Hal Rogers Fire Training Center, the training takes each of the department’s 10-man crews through different vehicle scenarios, learning how to use the specialized equipment it takes to “remove the car from the patient.
– PUB DATE: 7/21/2020 4:47:55 PM – SOURCE: Commonwealth Journal
Source: SEAFC Ky Fire News

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