Here are 10 ways you can honor emergency medical workers this week

Posted at 2:26 AM, May 21, 2019

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — This week marks the 45th annual National EMS Week, meant to celebrate and honor the men and women who help save lives in emergencies.

The week is designed to bring local EMS companies together with the communities they serve, meaning you can get involved! Until Friday, each day is specially designated to help celebrate the different facets of EMS work.

Monday was EMS Education Day, Tuesday is Safety Tuesday, Wednesday is EMS for Children Day, Thursday is Stop the Bleed Day and Friday is EMS Recognition Day.

You can find the 10 Ways You Can Celebrate on the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians website.