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Technology aids in fire safety training

Hospital Safety Insider, August 5, 2010

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Spartanburg (SC) Regional Medical Center has begun using technology to teach healthcare workers the basics of RACE and PASS.

The technology involves a laser and digital flames, according to WYFF News 4. The virtual fire extinguisher has a realistic weight and feel, and the digital flames are difficult to extinguish. New employees have begun using the technology during orientation.

The $13,000 technology was obtained through a grant from the Spartanburg Regional Foundation.

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