EASST News - Post-Crash Response
FedEx Express and EASST keep a spotlight shining on road safety
Last year we received charitable funding from FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), to deliver three diverse initiatives via our NGO partners in Ukraine, Belarus and Azerbaijan.
November 16, 2020
Ukrainian President attends official opening of Ukraine’s new Emergency Rescue Training Centre
Last month the Lviv University of Life Safety marked the official opening of their new Rescue Training Centre with a demonstration of road crash rescue for the President of Ukraine featuring FIRE AID’s transformer car.
October 12, 2020
Health Systems and COVID 19, what lessons are there for the road safety community?
The COVID-19 pandemic has made many people more aware of the importance of robust and resilient health care systems. Last month we facilitated an online session hosted by the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety to find out what this might mean for the road safety community and Pillar 5.
June 5, 2020
Enhancing post-crash response in the EASST region
This week, EASST Director, Emma MacLennan will be speaking on Enhancing post-crash response at the 3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety. In recognition of this fact we’ve produced a special blog on our work in this area.
February 20, 2020
Supporting firefighters to deliver effective post-crash rescue to reduce road deaths in Ukraine
EASST and Operation Florian donate ‘transformer car’ to the Lviv State University for Life Safety, the country’s national fire-fighting training school, to support fire fighters in training for fast and effective road traffic collision extraction.
October 10, 2019
International collaboration sees improved capacity for post-crash response in Tajikistan
FIRE AID members send emergency response and road traffic collision equipment to Tajikistan, via Belarus, to further improve capacity for post-crash response.
July 4, 2019