MMUCC Training

P4: Injury Status

Definition:

The injury severity level for a person involved in a crash.

Element Attributes
KABCO Severity Scale (From most severe to least)
  • Fatal Injury (K)
  • Nonfatal Injury:
  • Incapacitating (A)
  • Non-Incapacitating (B)
  • Possible (C)
  • No Injury (O)
  • Unknown
Rationale:

Necessary for injury outcome analysis and evaluation. It is also critical in providing linkage between the crash, EMS, and hospital records.