Puttinu Cares – May 2012

May 5, 2012 in General

Day 1.

For the 5th consecutive year the Emergency Fire and Rescue Unit (EFRU) are offering their services in the form of First Aid and Fire Cover during the ‘Puttinu Cares 60 hour football & volleyball marathon’.

Teams of eight rescuers and first aiders are working on a shift basis around the clock assisting anyone requesting help. The unit’s ambulance is also on standby for the more serious emergencies.

So far, no serious injuries were reported other than basic first aid assistance which included faintings, strains and sprains, nosebleeds and nausea.