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Bad weather hampers air ambulance visit

Bad weather hampers air ambulance visit

0 comments, 12/07/2015, by in News

A second attempt to show off one of two air ambulances being brought into services was hampered by poor visibility.A planned itinerary was arranged and should have seen a new Airbus H145 tour extensively round parts of the isles, following feedback during consultation with communities.Th... Read more...

Man faints on incoming flight

Man faints on incoming flight

0 comments, 10/05/2014, by in News

Flights were delayed at Sumburgh Airport today after a man fainted on an incoming flight.  The Scottish Ambulance service said they received a call at 11.58am saying a man had fainted on a flight to Sumburgh but was conscious and breathing.  The ambulance arrived at 12.24pm and the man was taken... Read more...

First responders team goes live

First responders team goes live

19/05/2009, by in News

The North Mainland group of First Responders, set up to complement the existing ambulance service, has gone live this week.Volunteer medics were recruited to the scheme in January and 10 people passed their training.The responders will be dispatched by the ambulance service at the same time ... Read more...