Firefighters Called Dozens Of Times To Get Obese Patients Out Of Homes
3 April 2013, 06:00
Heart's found out that Firefighters in Norfolk and Suffolk are being asked to take down walls and windows to help paramedics get overwieght patients out of their homes.
After a Freedom of Information request Heart's learnt that Norfolk Fire Service had to help paramedics 18 times in the last two years.
Suffolk Fire Service were called 5 times to help get seriously overweight patients out of their home.
Heart Hannah Griffiths has been finding out the scale of the problem: