This quick-reference guide was written to help anyone who's ever arrived on a scene only to find a language barrier hampering their response. Spanish is the second most-common language spoken in the United States after English. As a first responder, it's vital to be able to communicate with victims and witnesses without delay. This handy guide will help you ascertain a patient's condition, get descriptions, and assess situations.Forget your high school Spanish class! This book uses phonetics and tables so you don't have to wade through unnecessary dialogue.