n Emergency Services SA / Occupational Risk - Protecting our protectors : editor's comment

Volume 2, Issue 4
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The irony of safety and health in South Africa is that those employed to maintain the safety and health of the public are vulnerable to attacks on their own safety and health. A local reporter recently caught up with two female paramedics, one who had been raped and the other, her partner, who was a witness to the attack in Durban Deep last year. At the time, the two paramedics were performing emergency life support on a baby who had been severely burned.

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