The Second Edition of this important book on emergency driving in the ambulance service
has been completely revised and updated since the First Edition, published in 2012.
The text has been comprehensively reviewed by experts from many branches of the
ambulance service across the UK, and their comments have been addressed by the book’s
authors, the Driver Training Advisory Group (DTAG).This expanded Second Edition includes many important features to facilitate understanding:
About the authorship:
- learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter
- points to remember boxes within the text
- references to the literature and relevant legislation
- end-of-chapter knowledge-recap questions
- a comprehensive index.
This handbook was initiated by the Driver Training Advisory Group (DTAG) and is endorsed by
the Association of Ambulance Chief Executives (AACE), who recommend that is used for
ambulance driver instruction and education.
Cover photograph courtesy of London Ambulance Service NHS Trust.