Originally Posted by nachtflug
seemed rather obvious to me from watching on TV that a neck collar and a spine board were in order.
they do it at the local level all the time.
They have to do it at the local races because they have no clue how to evaluate so they assume the worst for every tip over. Otherwise here come the ambulance chasing shysters.
I do mostly agree that at that level of medical expertise (almost none) that it is probably a good idea to assume the worst.