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Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance encourages people to plan ahead to help save lives together

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance (DSAA) is working alongside the South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASfT) and their air ambulance colleagues in the region, to promote a campaign called ‘Saving Lives Together’. Latest…

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance announces Charles Hackett as new CEO

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance has announced the appointment of Charles Hackett as their new Chief Executive Officer, following the retirement of Bill Sivewright. Charles joins the life-saving charity this week, with a wealth of experience…

DocBike receives £30,000 grant from Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance to fund life-saving medical equipment

DocBike is delighted to have received a £30,000 grant from Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance (DSAA), to fund two critical care monitors to support their life-saving work. Working as key partners to prevent people from being involved in road…

Courage, Determination and Triumph at Air Ambulance Cycle Challenge

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance held their 11th annual Coast to Coast Cycle Challenge on Sunday 15th May. Hundreds of cyclists took part on the day, cycling either the 55-mile route from Watchet Harbour in Somerset to the beautiful…

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance ready to treat and convey COVID-19 patients by air

Following new guidance, issued by Public Health England (PHE) a few days ago, Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance is now fully prepared and available to treat and convey patients by air, including those with confirmed or suspected COVID-19 illness.

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance scoop ‘Campaign of the Year’ award for their collaboration with Haynes Publishing

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance were the proud winners of the ‘Campaign of the Year’ award at the Air Ambulance Awards of Excellence for the Haynes Air Ambulance Manual, a joint project with Haynes Publishing benefiting Air Ambulances UK.