Whoever saves one’s own life saves the entire planet. Emergency medical personnel devote their lives to saving the lives of others. As difficult as the job is, their efforts often go underappreciated in the industry. EMTs or emergency medical technicians are frequently exposed to severely pressured and nerve-racking environments. Their job consists of assessing the patient in a pre-hospital setting and administering initial treatment. Mind you, these few minutes of emergency care can determine the fate of the patient.