Situational Awareness Matters Volume 1

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ISBN: 9781939571083

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Overview

Flawed situational awareness is a leading contributing factor to first responder near-miss and casualty events. Yet, sadly, most first responders know very little about situational awareness – what it is, how to develop it, what erodes it and how to regain it once it has been eroded. This book – More »

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ISBN: 9781939571083

Flawed situational awareness is a leading contributing factor to first responder near-miss and casualty events. Yet, sadly, most first responders know very little about situational awareness – what it is, how to develop it, what erodes it and how to regain it once it has been eroded.

This book – the first in a series – is a collection of articles from the highly acclaimed SAMatters.com blog. Each contribution discusses the challenges first responders face while trying to develop and maintain situational awareness while making decisions in high-risk, high consequence, time compressed, rapidly changing environments, including:

  • Fatigue
  • Multitasking
  • Freelancing
  • Emotions
  • Discipline
  • Assertiveness
  • Risk versus reward
  • Being defensive
  • Memory
  • Expectations
  • SOPs
  • Meta awareness
  • Staffing levels
  • Accountability
  • Debriefings
  • And more…

Pages: 267

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