Drill of the Week: Multiple-Casualty Incidents

11/15/2004
This week's drill includes several scenarios: a school bus accident, a bleacher collapse at a little league softball field, and a collapse of merchandise racks at a local store (supermarket, furniture, warehouse-type, etc.). The objectives of the drill are:To practice multiple-casualty rescue operations;To develop SOPs for multiple-casualty operations;To practice triage operations; andTo practice using the ICS.You'll need access to a site to conduct the drill, volunteer victims, triage tags and protocols, injury makeup and labels or a moulage kit, press releases, and release forms for all the victims. Work with a local service group, such as the Girl Scouts or Boy Scouts. Meet with the gr...

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