worst day, mass casualties - page 3

Today was, quite honostly, the worst day I've ever had. Not because of management or the usual bull. A local factory exploded. It was a mass casualty incident. I've seen and smelled things today... Read More

  1. by   Bonnie Blue
    Defib Queen, I'm a nursing student at Vandy where some of your folks came. One of my classmates works in the burn unit. I will say prayers and know that the trauma and burn teams here will do everything they possible can for them.
  2. by   duckie
    Such sadness is so heartbreaking. God, be with all who need you in this time of pain and sorrow.
  3. by   Tweety
    That's awful. Take care.
  4. by   delirium
    I am so sorry. Sorry for the workers, their families, your community, your coworkers, and YOU. Please consider all the people you have helped today and all the good you have done for your community during such a tragic time.
    Empty words, I know. Know that I am thinking of you, your family, and your community and will send healing prayers your way.
    Take care,
  5. by   oramar
    nurseshell, that is the same thing that is upsetting me. I just sat trough at least an hour of local and national news and there is not as much as a whisper about this incident. My thoughts and prayers are with everyone involved.
  6. by   SimplyMe
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you also, and with all the families and loved ones. My husband also works in a factory here in KY. and it hits close to home when something like this happens.
  7. by   NRSKarenRN
    More payers and healing thoughts coming your way for you, you sister, the factury workers and family, EMS and community. Please attend a critical stress debriefing or if none offered contact EAP---employee assistance program.

    (((((HUG))))) from PA too.
  8. by   ShandyLynnRN
    That is terrible! I m so sorry that this happened! We are all here, know that you are in our thoughts and/or prayers.....
  9. by   emily_mom
    My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time.
  10. by   renerian
    Truely horrible. I am so sorry all those people were so injured. I hope your off today so you can regroup.


  11. by   DebsZoo
    So very sorry to read this news...............seems everyday lately brings more sad news just as this.

    Take care of yourself, and know others are keeping you and the victims in their thoughts and prayers
  12. by   researchrabbit
    My thoughts and prayers with you as well. Lots of good advice here; take care and vent with us if you need to.
  13. by   FullMoonMadness
    Positive thoughts sent your way.I agree,you need to talk about this.We are here for you when you need us.Bonnie