Sleeping Dragon Protest | Violent Protest | Protester Removal

In this man vs machine scenario, instructor Mike Pfeiffer discusses the challenges of dealing with protesters, emphasizing the need to communicate and de-escalate situations without causing harm, while also addressing potential threats like impalement injuries and violent individuals, and stressing the importance of teamwork and assigning tasks for effective management during such incidents. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: What we got here, we …

Man Vs. Machine | Lawn Mower Accident | Patient Care EMS

In this Man VS Machine training video, instructors Melissa McKiernan and Karen Pfeiffer emphasize the importance of prioritizing patient well-being during rescue operations, advising communication and empathy, considering the patient’s perspective, addressing anxiety and pain management, and advocating for administering pain medication when necessary to ensure humane treatment. Here is the transcript: VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: Don’t do more harm to the …

Man Vs. Machine | Impaled by Rebar | Rebar Accident

In this training video, Horry County Battalion Chief, Mike Noreck stresses the importance of stabilizing patients impaled by rebar and other objects to minimize internal damage and discomfort during patient movement, recommending the use of a band saw for efficient cutting and advocating for organizations to invest in this equipment to enhance public safety. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: One of the biggest …

Man vs Machine | Auger Accident | Emergency First Aid

In this real-life man vs machine scenario, Soda City Training instructor, Patrick McKiernan addresses the course of action for an emergency involving a hand stuck inside of an auger. Using a step bit to gain access to the interior, and an inspection camera to locate the site of the trauma, aid can safely be rendered to the patient. This training …

Man vs Machine | Firefighting Rescue | Firefighter First Aid Training

In this man vs machine demonstration, Soda City Training instructor, Patrick McKiernan shares valuable insights on firefighting rescue techniques during an HVAC emergency. Using an inspection camera and a cut-off saw for precise and safe removal of a trapped hand, careful assessment and damage prevention can be achieved. This training is ideal for those seeking knowledge in firefighting rescue and …

Meat Grinder Accident | Disentanglement | Man vs Machine

In this real-life man vs machine scenario, Soda City Training instructor, Mike Noreck addresses situations involving small entrapments, such as small appliances and meat grinders, emphasizing the risk to fingers and hands, advising on allowing individuals control over their pain management with water intake, and suggesting the possibility of EMS intervention for pain relief during disassembly or disentanglement. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: …