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Title Health & safety scare films. Vol. 5 [videorecording].

Imprint Seattle, WA : Something Weird Video, c2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  613 H349s  v.5    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc : sd., b&w or col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD-R.
Note Title from disc surface.
"In the 1950s, DANGER was everywhere! From the dark, criminal-infested alleys of Hometown, U.S.A. to your very own kitchen sink, you could've been decapitated, mamed or burned beyond recognition in the blink of an eye!! The helpful tips delivered on these nostalgic, condecending film gems from the past will help you survive the worst of life's possible scenarios; at which time you may thank the folks at Something Weird Video for saving your life."--Product description.
Contents Fire and Your Hospital (b&w) -- Step Lightly (1968, color) -- Pulse of Life (1962, color) -- The Heart of our City (color) -- Protection Factor 100 (1962, b&w) -- Heart Disease (b&w) -- Fire! Patty Learns What to Do (1947, color).
Summary Educational films from the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s addressing safety issues.
Step Lightly (1968) is a public safety film which points out the need for pedestrian and cyclist alike to be reflectorized while on the road at night. Uses dummies to illustrate what can happen to the human body if struck by a moving vehicle.
Pulse of Life (1962) introduces the latest methods of resuscitation, including mouth-to-mouth breathing and external heart compression.
Protection Factor 100 (1962) describes the efforts of the civil defense corps to find fallout shelters. Engineering teams conduct nationwide surveys to set up shelter space for all.
Subject Health in mass media.
Hospitals -- Fires and fire prevention.
Traffic safety.
Pedestrian accidents.
Reflective materials.
Cycling accidents.
Walking -- Safety measures.
Artificial respiration.
Child mental health.
Fallout shelters.
Civil defense.
Heart -- Diseases.
Fire prevention.
Genre/Form Educational films.
Short films.
Added Author Massey, Raymond, 1896-1983.
American National Red Cross.
United States. Public Health Service.
Something Weird Video (Firm)
Added Title Health and safety scare films
Music No. 3839 Something Weird Video

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