Paramedics in jet suits

Friday, October 2, 2020 - 4:40pm

https://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/dovetail.prxu.org/300/8eba3f17-7104-4091-99e4-73112eb79ed2/2020_1002_03.mp3

The Great North Air Ambulance Service in northern England is considering a new transport device for its medics: Jet suits. Host Marco Werman tells the story, with details from Andy Mawson, who says the suit is ready to fly a paramedic up the side of a cliff with all the medical equipment needed to rescue someone in cardiac arrest.