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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Lift Rescue

Date: 19/05/2017
Time: 22:14
Location: Wolborough Court Nursing Home, College Road, Newton Abbot
Area: Western
County: Devon

A fire appliance from Newton Abbot was mobilised following a call from staff reporting that a carer, together with one of the elderly residents, had become stuck in one of their lifts. Shortly after arriving our crew released the 2 people, unharmed, using small tools and lift keys. Duty of care was then left with staff.

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