We intend to provide polished, concierge-style security guards who have the training and presence of mind
not only to prevent intruders from entering a building but also to provide effective emergency medical care for residents.
Lavallee says contractors must have the presence of mind
to ask where their anchor points are to hook up their lanyard, but it's still the responsibility of the on-site supervisor to point out the risks and hazards.
Throughout the tragic episode, young Jeremiah demonstrated a maturity, presence of mind
, and bravery that saved two lives.
Yet this Casanova cannot love, at least not in the romantic manner of popular sentiment, depending instead on presence of mind
, wit, and supreme confidence to sway ordinary mortals.
She had enough presence of mind
to quickly turn off the gas stove, and we scrambled to a doorway.
Fortunately, she has the presence of mind
(and the dagger) to kill him.
There is no doubt that had she not had the presence of mind
and courage to confront this man, the incident could have been even more horrific.
Although the freshman was new to the study of carbon nanotubes, "he had the presence of mind
to come and tell me," says Ajayan.
If you've got the presence of mind
, push your bitten arm/ hand toward the dog.
Chandler verified that all people were out of the office--then had the presence of mind
to lock the door.
The dancers had the presence of mind
to bring a cellular phone with them into the bathroom, so they could summon paramedics, who then worked for more than an hour to free them from the rubble.
Luckily, she had the presence of mind
to contact us, and we helped her find a unit that would do the job.
Presence of mind
is really important during fire or any accidents.
They tried to block her car at the traffic signal, but she showed presence of mind
and sped away.