- Emergencies in our area
- Reaching out to the community
- Training for any emergency
- What's happening on the roads?
02/11/2017 – Three members of the South African Police Service were injured in a crash between two vehicles on the N4 highway at the Sandton turnoff earlier today. All were fortunate to have sustained less serious injuries. They were taken to a hospital in Brits for treatment.
02/11/2017 – A 37 year old female pedestrian sustained critical injuries in an accident with a Nissan 1400 bakkie on a gravel road in Losperfontein, outside Brits, early this morning. The woman sustained massive multiple internal- and external injuries when she was hit by the bakkie. The driver of the bakkie sustained less serious injuries. […]
01/11/2017 – Four people sustained injuries earlier this afternoon when a bakkie overturned on the Veekraal gravel road, outside Brits. The injured were fortunate to have sustained less serious injuries. They were taken to a hospital in Brits for treatment.
31/10/2017 – HEMS took part in Laerskool De Kroon’s yearly Potjiekos competition, held at the school on Friday 27 October. Our team was awarded the second place for both the potjie and stall combined. For a first try at a competition like this, the team is very proud of this achievement. Jaco and Annelien Henrico, […]
31/10/2017 – HEMS conducted the first of two First Aid courses at the Opkyk Pathways Learning and Therapy Centre last week to empower staff members in dealing with emergencies. The five staff members who attended the first course will now be able to handle an emergency until emergency medical services arrives. On the photo with […]
31/10/2017 – Three cash-in-transit officials were injured, two of them critically, in an apparent cash-in-transit heist on the R513 Pretoria North road on Silkaatsnek, this morning. Two of the officials sustained multiple gun shot wounds. One of the critically injured officials was flown from the scene to a hospital in Johannesburg by emergency helicopter for […]
31/10/2017 – A patient with suspected heart problems was flown to a hospital in Johannesburg yesterday afternoon when his condition became critical while at the surgery of a local doctor. The doctor’s office contacted HEMS for assistance and our team started treatment at the office. The patient was then moved to the landing place at […]
16/10/2017 – A motorcycle rider sustained serious injuries when he fell from his motorcycle along the Dikhololo gravel road on Saturday. The rider sustained possible spinal- and brain injuries and was taken to a hospital in Brits. He was later flown to a hospital in Johannesburg by emergency helicopter, for spesialised treatment.
16/10/2017 – Two cars and a truck were involved in an accident on the Old Rustenburg Road in Groenkloof early on Saturday morning, leaving only one person with less serious injuries. The injured was taken to a hospital in Brits for treatment.
16/10/2017 – A young man was injured on the R513 in De Wildt, when the vehicle he was in, went off the road and collided with a wall. Although it seemed that he was not alone in the vehicle, he was the only one to be injured. He was taken to a hospital in Brits […]