Bill Donohue Joins Crew Metrics as Chief Operating Officer

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Dec. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Crew Metrics Inc., a first responder fitness and fatigue management software startup serving emergency medical services and fire departments, announced today that Bill Donohue has joined the team as Chief Operating Officer. Donohue’s duties will include recruiting, developing, and managing efficient, successful teams and operational strategies.  Donohue retired from the Marine Corps after…

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First Responders Getting Less Sleep

Tired man looking at laptop computer screen

According to a recent article from NPR, the percentage of Americans getting less than the recommended average of 7 hours of sleep has risen steadily over the past several decades. Researchers attribute this widespread increase in sleeplessness to several factors, including increases in stress and constant connectivity to electronic devices. Recent studies have found that…

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EMS Fatigue Management Guidelines Published

Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh and NAMESO published a seminal EMS fatigue management paper earlier this month. The study involved a team of more than two dozen researchers tasked with creating EMS fatigue management guidelines. After pouring through thousands of pieces of literature, the team came together and constructed five guidelines. The following is…

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