“A critical incident stress event is when normal responders are exposed to abnormal scenes/situations”

The 11 Deadly Triggers

1. Line of Duty Death / Serious injury
2. Suicide of a working colleague
3. Death / Serious injury of a child
4. Prolonged unsuccessful rescue
5. Mass casualty Incident (MCI)
6. Victim know to the responder
7. Personal safety unusually jeopardized
8. Administrative betrayal
9. Excessive media coverage
10. An accident killing or wounding an innocent person
11. Any significant event capable of causing considerable emotional distress to those who area exposed to it