Flashcards in Chapter 5: Victim Management Deck (6)
What are the two pathways victims travel in the front seat of a vehicle during an accident?
* Up and over the dashboard
* Down and under the dashboard
When an airbag deploys on an unrestrained passenger, the passenger tends to go ___+
under the airbag (submarining), sustaining serious lower extremity injuries.
In rear impact collisions rescue personnel should suspect what kind of injuries?
The same kind of injuries as in head on collisions.
A common way for rescuers to prevent further injury to victims is to protect them from ____
When possible, rescuers should break glass ____
furthest away from occupants to minimize occupant exposure to glass particles.