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Blue light services join forces to launch North East Emergency Medical Responder scheme

A new six-month trial scheme will see North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) and the four Fire and Rescue Services based in the region work together to save more lives. Demand on the Ambulance Service has increased by nearly 20 per cent since 2007. During the past ten years, firefighters nationally have been attending fewer fires, thanks to their successful programmes of community safety work. At … Read more Blue light services join forces to launch North East Emergency Medical Responder scheme »