A paramedic or EMT’s job is probably one of the most hectic and demanding jobs in the medical field. As the first responders to any medical emergency, these people need to be mentally alert despite being under pressure.
Aside from the various specialist equipment they use on a daily basis, they’ll need a durable and high-quality watch to aid in specific medical tasks while responding to an emergency. So we’ve found 5 of the best watches, both analog and digital, that are perfect for this profession
The Casio G-Shock Watch has a solar-powered battery that charges your watches with natural light. This makes it impossible to run out of batteries while at work. The adjustable resin straps provides a secure but comfortable fit.
As part of the Ironman Rugged 30 Series, the Timex Men’s Ironman is built for durability and convenience. Its sturdy resin material can withstand a busy and hectic shift, and it feels as if you’re not wearing anything on your wrist. Telling the time in dim environments is also made easy with its Indiglo feature.
The most affordable watch on our list is the Armitron Sport Digital Chronograph Watch, which has a durable resin strap and 100-meter water resistance. With large, easily read figures, it’s great if you can only glance at your watch while saving lives. For such a low price, you have the features of a chronograph and the durability of high-end wrist watches.
If you are a fan of all-black analog watches, the Casio Men’s Solar Sport Combination Watch is a great watch to have. With a built-in solar technology, a digital day and date feature and luminous dials and hands, this watch has all the traditional elements of an analog watch with a modern look.
For paramedics who often find themselves out in all weathers, the Casio G-Shock Rangeman GW-9400 has an impressive water resistance of 200 meters so a few drops of rain will never hinder this giving a top performance. For a budget friendly price tag, your paramedic can see the time at a glance, rely on the durability of his timepiece and know that it looks good both in and out of uniform.