Cleveland expand innovative life-saving trial

A new six-month trial scheme which sees North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) and the region’s four Fire and Rescue Services work together to save more lives has now expanded in Cleveland. The Emergency Medical Response (EMR) trial began in January in Cleveland, Tyne and Wear, Northumberland, and County Durham and Darlington. Cleveland Fire Brigade has been co-responding to the most serious calls with NEAS for a number of years. The trial will extend the geographical response area to include Redcar, ...