Baby Leo

Mum 'forever grateful' to SAS staff after early birth

A Mum who gave birth nine weeks early has sent a heartfelt thanks to the Scottish Ambulance Service staff who helped the safe delivery of her son.

Wendy Bathgate

King's Ambulance Medal recipient announced

A Scottish Ambulance Service (SAS) staff member who has been instrumental in establishing the SAS Benevolent Fund and helping numerous employees and families with support, has been awarded the King’s Ambulance Medal (KAM).

An ambulance going to an emergency

New data reveals the numbers of attacks on ambulance staff over the last year

Over the last year, there have been over 308 physical and verbal assaults on the Scottish Ambulance Service’s staff by members of the public, new data from the Service has revealed.

Cab Sec with ACC staff member

Nearly 50% of 999 calls being managed out with Emergency Departments

The Scottish Ambulance Service is managing nearly 50% of the 999 calls it receives without the need to take patients to Emergency Departments across Scotland.

Pauline Howie, Professor Jill Pell and Tom Steele

SAS and the University of Glasgow Enter into a New Strategic Partnership

The Scottish Ambulance Service (SAS) and the University of Glasgow have entered into a new strategic partnership that will see the two prominent organisations collaborate in order to address key healthcare challenges.