April 04, 2017

According to John Rose, chief operating officer of iJET International, there are two main threats to ambulance crews. Firstly the threat of robberies, "because they possess equipment and medicine that is highly valuable on the black market"; “South Africa just put restrictions on where air ambulances can land for this reason. Air ambulances should be landing on airstrips with extra security. Often on remote airstrips there is the risk of criminal robbery.