http://www.jems.com/articles/print/volume-43/issue-2/features/evidence-based-guidelines-for-combatting-fatigue-in-ems.html long article - does not say too much - longer shifts are bad but everyone loves them - most EMS work 2 jobs - maye 12 and 14 hour shifts are possibly the best ----------------------------------- for Big City EMS - I suspect that most can catch sleep from 2 AM to 5 AM - but it would probably be better to do 8 hour shifts and put in study time from 2 AM to 5 AM when callload is low - maybe just single people should work from 1 AM to 5 AM - put in a couple of years - save some money - then move to the suburbs where life is perfect -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "massfire" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to massfire+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/massfire. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.