Right, well, today was supposed to be a quiet day studying, but we had two callouts. The first was an area call around 1030 and was a casualty on the path above the Storey Arms. I know very little on this one, as I arrived as we got stood down, so I had a quick [...]
Had a fun night at base last night doing a first aid refresher, going over simpler things like oxygen treatment, and looking at more awkward spinal and pelvis management – it’s all fine and dandy trying to put a C-spine collar on when your casaulty is alert, sitting upright and compliant, but when he’s lying [...]
Yes, well, we all need a break and what started as a weekend of “Sod it, I’m not touching a computer this weekend.” ended up stretching into a week long avoidance just to get some relaxation in, coupled with being rather busy. Normal service should be restored now. So there were two callouts on that [...]
Er, so apologies for the lack of updates, there’ll be more later today. In the meantime, enjoy the funniest blonde joke I think I’ve ever read. It’s fantastic!
In our work with various emergency services, we come into contact with the media in many forms. Occasionally, it is necessary for us to withold information from the media or families until we can confirm it. This is a perfect example of why. Those poor families that waited for those 11 men, were celebrating for [...]