Save lives as an engineer 

Save lives as an engineer

Engineering can save lives in numerous ways.

Many types of engineering can be employed in helping communities affected by disasters like earthquakes, flooding, tsunamis and avalanches.

From using equipment to rescue people, providing shelter, restoring electricity and sanitation to making lives better in the aftermath engineering can save lives. With training, medical devices and detection systems against future disasters engineering can help rebuild lives affected by disaster too.

See our teaching resources below to help explore how a career in engineering can help make the world a better place.

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