Air ambulance asked to move ‘due to health and safety risk’

An air ambulance that landed on a construction site was asked to move after a worker claimed the health and safety of the public was at risk.

The incident, which has now been widely circulated in the national media, happened at a Persimmons Home site in Leamington Spa, and followed a call out for the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance.

It has been claimed by a witness, speaking to the national media, that a saleswoman for the housebuilder told the air ambulance team that he could not land in the cordoned off construction site, due to health and safety concerns.

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