July 13, 2015

Suspension Trauma: SOSPESI project

C.A.M.P. is an international company based in Italy. Its origins come from mountaineering products which led to the inclusion of working from heights safety harnesses. Over […]
July 10, 2015

Redefining the diagnosis of and suspension trauma treatment.

“Redefining the diagnosis and treatment of suspension trauma”. An article written by Joseph J. Kolb, MA & Ellen L. Smith, MD, FACEP and published in the […]
July 10, 2015

Don’t leave me hanging! Suspension trauma management.

Alan Batt (Paramedic Educator) delves into suspension trauma management, symptoms, and more recent views on first aid treatment. Click here to open link in new page
July 10, 2015

“Suspension Trauma: Every minute counts”. Safety & Health – The official magazine of the National Safety Congress & Expo, December 20, 2013

A brief description of suspension trauma and the need for urgent rescue. This article was published in “Safety & Health- The official magazine of the National […]
July 9, 2015

First aid measures suspension trauma – Evidence-based review

“Evidence-based review of the current guidance on first aid measures suspension trauma”. This is an article prepared by the Health and Safety Laboratory and the University […]
July 8, 2015

Harness hang syndrome: Fact and Fiction

A fascinating summary by Joe Ivy (a Texan Caver) of research since 1978 into the incidence and clinical research results of harness hang syndrome. Joe relates […]