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Person in the Water, Clare Abbey

by Caitriona in  Callouts

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Doolin Coast Guard team was tasked by MRSC, Valentia , to assist with a person in the water at Clare Abbey near Ennis. Some members proceeded to the scene while others took the D-Class boat and equipment. The Ennis Fire and Rescue Service had been tasked , as well as the HSE Ambulance Service.The casualty was taken from the water by the Fire and Rescue Service and then into the care of the Ambulance crew on scene.

image: irelandpicture.net
Incident 41/16

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Blog post from recent Russian journalist visit

by Caitriona in  General/Notices

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Person in the water , Ballyreen

by Caitriona in  Callouts

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Doolin Coast Guard team was tasked by MRSC, Valentia , this morning, to a person in the water at Ballyreen. A group had been fishing in the area when one person was swept into the sea by a wave. The team assembled and launched the Delta while other members went to the location. The Shannon based Coast Guard helicopter ,R115, was also tasked and searched the area with the Delta . The HSE Ambulance service and Gardaí were also at the scene. The casualty was located and taken from the water onto the Delta and then transferred to the helicopter.
Incident 40/16

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Medivacs , Inis Oírr

by Caitriona in  Callouts

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The Inis Oírr members of Doolin Coast Guard were tasked by MRSC, Valentia, to assist the Shannon Coast Guard helicopter , Rescue 115, with a medivac of a casualty with a head injury from the Island. The team had also assisted with another medevac the  previous day. Two days later , the team again assisted R115 with a medevac of a stroke casualty.
photo :courtesy of Cormac Coyne
Incident 37/16 and 38/16 and 39/16

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Surfer in difficulty

by Caitriona in  Callouts

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MRSC, Valentia, tasked Doolin Coast Guard to go to the assistance of a surfer in difficulty off Lahinch . Team members proceeded to Lahinch while others took the D-Class boat to Liscannor and prepared for launch. Team members in Lahinch located the surfer and guided him to shore . The surfer was assessed to see that he was alright and team stood down.
Incident 36/16

Incident 35/16
Despondant 28/06

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No Life Jacket ? No Excuse – water safety video

by Caitriona in  Callouts

 

photo courtesy of Irish Coast Guard

photo courtesy of Irish Coast Guard

https://www.facebook.com/IrishCoastGuard/videos/1141083905935443/

 

 

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