Forster CPR Successful

From Manning-Great Lakes Area Command – a 25 year old man from Forster is lucky to be alive after he was electrocuted and successfully revived with CPR. At about 11.45am last Friday, the man was working in a ceiling area of an aged facility in Forster when he received an electric shock. Thankfully work colleagues … Continue reading

Extreme CPR

Want to take your CPR – Resuscitation to the next level? Why not try doing it at heights? This historical photo shows the remarkable efforts of a linesman trying to save the life of his co-worker who had just clipped high voltage power lines. It was just an ordinary day for the two power linemen, … Continue reading

Violence Against Paramedics Continues To Rise

Commissioner Ray Creen, NSW Ambulance Chief Executive, has expressed alarm at the mounting number of violent acts against paramedics so far this year – which includes three paramedics allegedly assaulted within 24 hours. Since 1 January, there have been 35 reported incidents of violence against paramedics (involving 47 paramedics in total). The latest incident occurred … Continue reading