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#Ambulance

# ambulance - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Paramedic proposes to the woman he helped save after domestic violence attack
# Engaged
# Engaged

Paramedic proposes to the woman he helped save after domestic violence attack

May 13th 2015, 9:08 PM 39,403 Views 28 Comments

Melissa’s ex-boyfriend attacked her, and Cameron helped her in her recovery.

# ambulance - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Ambulance took almost an hour to reach Kerry man injured in 'freak' GAA accident
# Utterly Unacceptable
# Utterly Unacceptable

Ambulance took almost an hour to reach Kerry man injured in 'freak' GAA accident

Apr 8th 2015, 7:45 PM 25,677 Views 24 Comments

Another ambulance, manned by just one person, responded first – but was unable to bring the man for the medical attention he needed.

# ambulance - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Joni Mitchell hospitalised after being found unconscious at LA home
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Joni Mitchell hospitalised after being found unconscious at LA home

Apr 1st 2015, 7:10 AM 23,735 Views 16 Comments

The singer is currently in intensive care but it said to be awake.

# ambulance - Friday 27 March, 2015

There's been an explosion at a café in Cork
# Ballinspittle
# Ballinspittle

There's been an explosion at a café in Cork

Mar 27th 2015, 12:01 PM 31,604 Views 15 Comments

A man and a woman have been hospitalised.

# ambulance - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Dublin firefighters to vote on industrial action over ambulance dispatch move
# 999 Emergency
# 999 Emergency

Dublin firefighters to vote on industrial action over ambulance dispatch move

Mar 3rd 2015, 7:08 PM 27,778 Views 127 Comments

The National Ambulance Service will be taking all Dublin calls from now on – but firefighters aren’t happy with the move.

# ambulance - Monday 2 March, 2015

Where you live could determine whether an ambulance gets to you on time
# Life Or Death
# Life Or Death

Where you live could determine whether an ambulance gets to you on time

Mar 2nd 2015, 9:10 AM 22,435 Views 73 Comments

A regional breakdown of response times show success can fluctuate from 95% to just 45% depending on there the call is.

# ambulance - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Dublin Fire Brigade rescue crewman after fall at Howth
# Skipper
# Skipper

Dublin Fire Brigade rescue crewman after fall at Howth

Feb 3rd 2015, 8:40 AM 8,235 Views 6 Comments

He fell from the deck when he was throwing out nets to dry them.

# ambulance - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Newborn died in ambulance after Turkish hospitals 'offered no care at all'
# Baby
# Baby

Newborn died in ambulance after Turkish hospitals 'offered no care at all'

Jan 27th 2015, 6:37 PM 26,341 Views 17 Comments

But what does it mean for Ireland?

# ambulance - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Van driver killed as strong winds bring trees down on roads
# Belfast
# Belfast

Van driver killed as strong winds bring trees down on roads

Jan 15th 2015, 6:51 PM 14,311 Views 3 Comments

A three-year-old child was also injured when a pallet blew off a truck in Belfast.

# ambulance - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

HSE says achieving ambulance response times in rural areas is 'always a difficult task'
# Emergency
# Emergency

HSE says achieving ambulance response times in rural areas is 'always a difficult task'

Jan 13th 2015, 12:05 PM 9,750 Views 53 Comments

Denis Naughten TD has reacted to a HSE report that finds Ireland is too rural for the service to meet its targets.

# ambulance - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Managers in the Ambulance Service say they lack the skills to do their work
# HIQA
# HIQA

Managers in the Ambulance Service say they lack the skills to do their work

Dec 7th 2014, 7:50 PM 13,490 Views 24 Comments

HIQA has carried out a review of the National Ambulance Service.

# ambulance - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Poll: Do you have confidence in our ambulance services?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you have confidence in our ambulance services?

Dec 3rd 2014, 9:10 AM 8,289 Views 54 Comments

A report yesterday criticised response times and the fleet’s age.

# ambulance - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Ambulance report wants fewer patients brought to hospital and more on-scene treatment
# HIQA
# HIQA

Ambulance report wants fewer patients brought to hospital and more on-scene treatment

Dec 2nd 2014, 10:35 PM 14,507 Views 39 Comments

A Hiqa report into the ambulance service has been published.

# ambulance - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Ambulance comes under attack while crew treats assault victim
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Ambulance comes under attack while crew treats assault victim

Nov 19th 2014, 12:29 PM 10,790 Views 29 Comments

Once it was safe to leave the vechicle, the crew discovered that someone had been stabbed close to the scene.

# ambulance - Monday 17 November, 2014

The Air Ambulance completed its 100th journey of 2014 over the weekend
# Air Corps
# Air Corps

The Air Ambulance completed its 100th journey of 2014 over the weekend

Nov 17th 2014, 3:15 PM 9,534 Views 10 Comments

It transferred a patient from Dublin to London.

# ambulance - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Dog hitches ride on side of ambulance after 85-year-old owner taken ill
# The Littlest Hobo
From The Daily Edge
# The Littlest Hobo

Dog hitches ride on side of ambulance after 85-year-old owner taken ill

Nov 16th 2014, 4:17 PM 8,695 Views 2 Comments

Buddy <3

# ambulance - Thursday 13 November, 2014

FAI back Roy Keane after 'incident' reported at Ireland team hotel
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

FAI back Roy Keane after 'incident' reported at Ireland team hotel

Nov 13th 2014, 10:10 AM 80,135 Views 116 Comments

The side are set to fly out to Glasgow today as their preparations for the big match continue.

# ambulance - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Mum and her six children hit by car while on the way to school in Antrim
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Mum and her six children hit by car while on the way to school in Antrim

Nov 11th 2014, 10:59 PM 38,310 Views 37 Comments

Her eight-year-old son, Adam Gilmour, was killed in the incident.

# ambulance - Saturday 1 November, 2014

161 bonfires, 17 car fires, 7 house fires... Halloween night in Dublin
# Emergency Calls
# Emergency Calls

161 bonfires, 17 car fires, 7 house fires... Halloween night in Dublin

Nov 1st 2014, 10:45 AM 26,608 Views 36 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade said that thankfully none of its crew members were assaulted last night.

# ambulance - Friday 31 October, 2014

Smoke from large fire in north Dublin close to airport flight path
# Halloween
# Halloween

Smoke from large fire in north Dublin close to airport flight path

Oct 31st 2014, 11:15 PM 58,632 Views 82 Comments

Emergency services have attended dozens of incidents this evening.

# ambulance - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Attacks on emergency services 'utterly unacceptable', but protective laws won't be improved
# Halloween
# Halloween

Attacks on emergency services 'utterly unacceptable', but protective laws won't be improved

Oct 28th 2014, 7:00 AM 10,441 Views 37 Comments

The Justice Minister has said that current legislation is sufficient.

# ambulance - Saturday 4 October, 2014

'€9,000 and more to come': Surge in donations to BUMBLEance after robbery
# Good News
# Good News

'€9,000 and more to come': Surge in donations to BUMBLEance after robbery

Oct 4th 2014, 9:00 AM 10,829 Views 14 Comments

Faith in humanity restored.

# ambulance - Thursday 25 September, 2014

€800 worth of equipment stolen from ambulance for critically ill children
# Ploughing Championships
# Ploughing Championships

€800 worth of equipment stolen from ambulance for critically ill children

Sep 25th 2014, 11:00 PM 39,810 Views 106 Comments

The money could have funded two ‘angel trips’.

# ambulance - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Fundraising begins for second BUMBLEance vehicle for critically-ill kids
# Mega Push
# Mega Push

Fundraising begins for second BUMBLEance vehicle for critically-ill kids

Sep 6th 2014, 8:45 AM 9,609 Views 16 Comments

A quiz will take place later this month to raise money – and a Mega Push will take place too.

# ambulance - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Emergency services staff reach out to people at risk of suicide
# Prevention
# Prevention

Emergency services staff reach out to people at risk of suicide

Sep 2nd 2014, 7:30 AM 5,803 Views 5 Comments

The Limerick members of the Fire and Rescue Service, gardaí and ambulance staff will all take part in the training.

# ambulance - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Elderly woman dies after being struck by garda car
# Roads
# Roads

Elderly woman dies after being struck by garda car

Aug 28th 2014, 10:40 PM 67,782 Views 155 Comments

The incident occurred on the Fonthill Road this morning.

# ambulance - Sunday 24 August, 2014

48 ambulances have over 400,000km on the clock
# Miles To Go
# Miles To Go

48 ambulances have over 400,000km on the clock

Aug 24th 2014, 7:30 AM 9,486 Views 34 Comments

Garda vehicles retire at 300,000 kilometres.

# ambulance - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Dublin Fire Brigade investigating how a wheel fell off an ambulance while driving
# DFB
# DFB

Dublin Fire Brigade investigating how a wheel fell off an ambulance while driving

Aug 12th 2014, 2:58 PM 10,391 Views 37 Comments

The ambulance was returning to its station, and no patients were on board.

# ambulance - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Ambulance breaks down with life support patient on board
# Emergency
# Emergency

Ambulance breaks down with life support patient on board

Jul 10th 2014, 1:27 PM 15,855 Views 29 Comments

The National Ambulance Service said another vehicle was at the scene within around ten minutes but a paramedic in the region said the fleet is old and putting people at risk.

# ambulance - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Crew and patient forced to flee after ambulance catches fire
# Emergency
# Emergency

Crew and patient forced to flee after ambulance catches fire

Jun 26th 2014, 10:42 PM 22,521 Views 28 Comments

The patient was being brought from Cavan General Hospital to Beaumont Hospital when the incident occurred between junctions 8 and 9 of the M3 near Navan at 1.20am.

# ambulance - Monday 16 June, 2014

Six-month-old Irish baby suffers "terrible injuries" in Qatar bedroom fire
# Qatar
# Qatar

Six-month-old Irish baby suffers "terrible injuries" in Qatar bedroom fire

Jun 16th 2014, 11:09 AM 23,764 Views 13 Comments

It is believed an air conditioning unit was the cause of the blaze that left Elizabeth Soffe with serious injuries.

# ambulance - Friday 13 June, 2014

HSE buys three Harley-Davidson motorcycles for €66k
# HSE ANGELS
# HSE ANGELS

HSE buys three Harley-Davidson motorcycles for €66k

Jun 13th 2014, 10:19 AM 38,954 Views 153 Comments

The motorbikes only do 5,200 kilometres per year and are used for rapid responses to accidents.

# ambulance - Friday 16 May, 2014

Man injured as stolen ambulance collides with a bus
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Man injured as stolen ambulance collides with a bus

May 16th 2014, 5:01 PM 14,288 Views 55 Comments

Gardaí were in pursuit of the ambulance at the time and GSOC is investigating.

# ambulance - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Crew injured after ambulance crashes into wall
# Dublin
# Dublin

Crew injured after ambulance crashes into wall

Apr 30th 2014, 11:24 AM 23,949 Views 52 Comments

The injured staff members were taken to hospital.

# ambulance - Thursday 17 April, 2014

VIDEO: Shocking CCTV footage of rush-hour ambulance crash in Dublin city centre
# Heartstopping
# Heartstopping

VIDEO: Shocking CCTV footage of rush-hour ambulance crash in Dublin city centre

Apr 17th 2014, 11:37 AM 67,448 Views 35 Comments

The video also shows there were near misses for a number of pedestrians at the crossroads at the time of the incident.

# ambulance - Friday 11 April, 2014

Two injured, as rush-hour crash between jeep and ambulance brings city centre to standstill
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two injured, as rush-hour crash between jeep and ambulance brings city centre to standstill

Apr 11th 2014, 8:20 PM 51,304 Views 59 Comments

Both drivers were taken for treatment to St. James’s Hospital.

# ambulance - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Council stresses that Dublin Fire Brigade ambulance review has not been suspended
# SIPTU
# SIPTU

Council stresses that Dublin Fire Brigade ambulance review has not been suspended

Apr 8th 2014, 8:42 AM 4,922 Views 13 Comments

Instead, the results of the separate National Ambulance Service Review will be taken into account.

# ambulance - Monday 7 April, 2014

Dublin firefighters march against ambulance service being moved to HSE
# Ambulance Service
# Ambulance Service

Dublin firefighters march against ambulance service being moved to HSE

Apr 7th 2014, 7:24 PM 12,049 Views 57 Comments

A protest against the ambulance service being transferred from Dublin Fire Brigade to the HSE took place in Dublin this evening.

Firefighter: Dublin's the second best place to have a heart attack - no thanks to the HSE
# Emergency
# Emergency

Firefighter: Dublin's the second best place to have a heart attack - no thanks to the HSE

Apr 7th 2014, 2:01 PM 11,186 Views 41 Comments

HSE plans to take back control of the service emerged last month but firefighers are concerned about a drop in the level of service if they hand over the reins.

# ambulance - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Man, 26, injured in Ballyfermot shooting
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Man, 26, injured in Ballyfermot shooting

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:33 PM 19,897 Views 42 Comments

The condition of the man is unknown.