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Fire and Rescue

UKRO 2018 challenge 11/10/2018
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Another successful year at the UKRO 2018 National Challenge for DS Medical

DS Medical recently attended this year’s UKRO (United Kingdom Rescue Organisation) event as sponsors for the third year running as well as supporting the Hampshire Extrication & Trauma Team from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service. UKRO is a charitable organisation dedicated to improving rescue standards throughout the UK. The rescue organisation focuses on reducing the number of road deaths through vehicle extrication as well as showcasing other rescue disciplines including trauma, line rescue and urban search and rescue (USAR). This year the event was hosted by South Wales Fire and Rescue... Read More

08/08/2017
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It’s in the bag – Medical solutions for Fire & Rescue Services

Evolution is the key to survival. Survival, the catalyst for change. Without them we would not have developed as a species; would still communicate using smoke signals; and our Fire and Rescue Services would still be using buckets to manage fires.  Everything changes and UK Fire and Rescue Services are no exception. In the last decade they have seen a dramatic change in workload and call types. Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) have been providing ‘Co-responders’, to South Central Ambulance Service for over 13 years, so it was a... Read More