Tag Archives: ambulance

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‘Daily trauma’


Ambulance crews are not getting enough mental health support Unite has warned, as new figures reveal that one in ten staff at one of the... Read More
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999 staffing crisis


In the latest example of a mounting staffing crisis in the NHS, it was revealed that the London Ambulance Service (LAS) is struggling to answer... Read More
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Fair testing plea


Attempts to force paramedics in Yorkshire to undergo random drug and alcohol tests are being questioned by Unite.   The Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) is... Read More
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Stressed and sick


Over-stretched paramedics are taking tens of thousands of days off a year because of stress, as NHS ambulance services struggle to cope with rising numbers... Read More
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‘Sort this now’


Communities in the Highlands are being left at high risk in emergencies as ambulance services are stretched to breaking point, with staff working long shifts... Read More
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Positive talks result


Unite reps at Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) are pleased to be engaging in positive talks with management a year after the union was re-recognised following... Read More