How not to carry a stretcher

Believe it or not, SAR members actually train for stretcher carrying. I honestly think that most of the reason we do this training is that we’re usually called out in the middle of the night, so you need to have the procedure down to muscle memory in order to do it right.

These guys however, have no excuses.

And these guys:

Thankfully, they only have to be carried off the field.

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One comment on “How not to carry a stretcher
  1. Ryan says:

    This isn't the kind of stretcher you SAR types use, but here's another "we're all professionals" moment involving the aftermath of a Mark Messier headshot on Mike Modano. At 1:20 of the video, they cut to a shot of Modano on the stretcher getting loaded into the ambulance…



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