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David Laney

David Laney
David graduated from a NOLS WEMT course in 2017. He owns a small running business called Trails and Tarmac. While not working or running he enjoys driving back roads in search of new trails and swimming holes.

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6 Reasons Why You Should Take A WEMT Course (And Tips for How to Prepare)

By David Laney on 1/9/18 9:58 AM

During the first multiple casualty scenario of my WEMT course, my team responded to a simulated flash flood incident. When we arrived at the scene, we found 6 mock patients in a river in varying levels of distress. One was complaining of leg pain. We rolled up her pant leg to see blood and bone ends exposed (the makeup was pretty convincing!). The team immediately got started using the training we had been learning and practicing.

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Topics: Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician, wilderness medicine, WEMT