Tobermory-RNLI-gives-assistance-to-injured-man-at-pontoons

Byline: Tobermory RNLI provided medical assistance to an injured man in Tobermory on Saturday afternoon (18th May 2013).
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The volunteer lifeboat crew were paged at 1715 to respond to a report of a man with a leg injury at the pontoons in Tobermory. Crew members treated the man before an ambulance arrived. They then assisted ambulance personnel in moving the man off the pontoons which were moving around in the fresh north-easterly breeze. The man was then transferred by ambulance to the hospital at Craignure for further treatment.

Notes for editors

• This was Tobermory RNLI’s eighth call out of 2013.

RNLI media contacts

For more information please contact Sam Jones, Tobermory RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer on 07747 601900 or sam.j.jones@btinternet.com or Richard Smith, RNLI Public Relations Manager for Scotland, 01738 642956, 07786 668903, richard_smith2@rnli.org.uk or Henry Weaver, RNLI Press Officer for Scotland, 01738 642946, 07771 943026, henry_weaver@rnli.org.uk or contact RNLI Public Relations on 01202 336789.

Byline: Tobermory RNLI provided medical assistance to an injured man in Tobermory on Saturday afternoon (18th May 2013).
Page Content:

The volunteer lifeboat crew were paged at 1715 to respond to a report of a man with a leg injury at the pontoons in Tobermory. Crew members treated the man before an ambulance arrived. They then assisted ambulance personnel in moving the man off the pontoons which were moving around in the fresh north-easterly breeze. The man was then transferred by ambulance to the hospital at Craignure for further treatment.


Notes for editors

• This was Tobermory RNLI’s eighth call out of 2013.


RNLI media contacts


For more information please contact Sam Jones, Tobermory RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer on 07747 601900 or sam.j.jones@btinternet.com or Richard Smith, RNLI Public Relations Manager for Scotland, 01738 642956, 07786 668903, richard_smith2@rnli.org.uk or Henry Weaver, RNLI Press Officer for Scotland, 01738 642946, 07771 943026, henry_weaver@rnli.org.uk or contact RNLI Public Relations on 01202 336789.