"Just propped - showing the flag, being strategically located between a few ambulance branches, ready to respond."
"In between cases, I might increase my knowledge and do reconnaissance around inner-city Melbourne. I might also move to spots where I know there's no ambulance coverage, if I know the vans are busy in certain areas."
"The bike's got some great safety features like ABS and traction control, but they're really a redundancy in case anything goes pear-shaped. Tram tracks cause plenty of cyclists and motorcyclists to come a cropper, so we have to make sure we're aware of them and cross them on an angle, all that sort of thing. It's a pretty unique part of doing this job in this city!"
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