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Offshore worker praises Scottish Ambulance Service after high-speed bike crash

A man who broke his collarbone after a high-speed push bike crash has described the Scottish Ambulance Service crew who came to help him as “fantastic”.

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Health Secretary Jeane Freeman has announced today that front line emergency workers will get access to tailored mental health resources, following the extension of a wellbeing programme.

The Scottish Government is committing £138,000 of funding for the Lifelines Scotland initiative to cover Police Scotland, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and the Scottish Ambulance Service.

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Dental worker thanks Scottish Ambulance Service after crash

A woman who survived a road crash along with her mum and dog has thanked the Scottish Ambulance Service emergency responders who rushed to her aid.

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New members appointed to Scottish Ambulance Service Board

The Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport Jeane Freeman has today announced the appointments of Carol Sinclair and Cllr Stuart Currie as members of the Scottish Ambulance Service Board.

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Dedicated ambulance worker awarded Queen’s Ambulance Medal

A hard-working member of the Scottish Ambulance Service who has played a key role in several high-level projects, is to receive a Queen’s Ambulance Medal for her service.

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"Brilliant" work by SAS

Jim Fury has thanked two of our "brilliant" #Dunfermline emergency responders who came to his aid after he took unwell while on a walk in Loch Leven.


Mum's "heartfelt thanks"

The mum of a young boy has sent a “heartfelt thanks” to the emergency responders who assisted her son after he had a seizure at nursery.

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MEET THE TEAM - North Arran First Responders

Since the ambulance service launched its Community First Responder initiative more than 15 years ago, more than 160 schemes have been set up across Scotland.


"Massive" thanks from dad of baby Conan

We received a lovely message from the dad of a baby who spent several days in an incubator after he was flown from Kirkwall to Glasgow by our #SCOTSTAR team.

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Burns victim thanks Scottish Ambulance Service for saving life

A man who suffered serious burns after ‘catching fire’ for a whole minute has thanked ambulance staff for helping to save his life.

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Farewell to Sue

Reflecting on her time within the Service, Sue said she has many highlights. However, three stand out.

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Fundraising drive for ‘inspirational’ youngster

A Scottish Ambulance Service paramedic is raising £10,000 following his young daughter’s courageous four-year battle with a brain tumour.