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Safety notices have been issued to all staff to carry out basic checks on oxygen equipment in ambulances following the death of a man in an ambulance fire at Naas General Hospital.
HSE National Director with Responsibility for the Ambulance Service Damien McCallion said concerns are centred on the oxygen supply in the ambulance which burst into flames.
Speaking on RTÉ's Morning Ireland, he said a wider review of oxygen kits began overnight and will continue on all ambulances in the national fleet.
However, he warned that this will take time, as 170 are in.... Read More