Two abusive 999 callers appear in court

Two abusive 999 callers appear in court Abusive caller costs NHS almost £25,000 A frequent caller who rang for an ambulance 344 times in six months has appeared in court. Thomas Exhall, from Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire, made…

IN MEMORIAM: DECLAN BRYAN DOMINIC HENEGHAN (1965-2018)

It is with great sadness that staff at UNISON heard of the sudden and untimely death of Declan Heneghan on 28 November 2018. UNISON and Ambulance Today have worked together closely for many years updating ambulance staff across the sector…

A sudden change

It is with great sadness that I find myself writing my first editor’s column for Ambulance Today. And I find myself at a loss for words as to where, or how I should begin. My father would never have had this problem: it did not matter what…

IAED Releases Version 7.0 of Emergency Fire Protocol

The International Academies of Emergency Dispatch® (IAED™) Fire Council of Standards has approved the release of an updated version of the Fire Priority Dispatch System™ (FPDS®). FPDS version 7.0 includes significant changes and new…

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