Tag Archives: ambulance


‘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

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

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

‘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