Ambulance Services

Ambulance Services

Staff working in Ambulance Trusts will have access to family homes and be involved with individuals in a time of crisis.  They may therefore be in position to identify inital concerns regarding a childs welfare and be able to alert Children's Social Care, the GP or other appropriate health professional in line with local procedures.  Ambulance Trusts should have a named professional for safeguarding children and all staff should be aware of local procedures and be appropriately trained.