Get This Car Off My Chest!

In this episode of RoyOnRescue, Roy received a question from an EMT student who was trying to learn more about traumatic asphyxiation. The EMT student wanted more information about this traumatic injury. Many times these injuries happen as a result of a very heavy object dropping onto a persons chest and trapping the person under it’s weight. It’s important to recognize the emergency and take action right away. You won’t want to miss this episode of RoyOnRescue.

Roy Shaw

Roy is the lead trainer and co-founder of ProTrainings. He is also an EMT paramedic whose opinions about rescue come from many years of experience on the ambulance.

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3 comments on “Get This Car Off My Chest!

  1. This video was educational to me. I have gained new knowledge on the assessment skill on treatment of a patient with traumatic asphyxiation

    • I’m so glad to hear that has been helpful. Please don’t hesitate to email questions or topics that you might like to hear discussed on the next episode.

      Best Wishes,


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