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Mick’s Story

It was a nice sunny morning on the 17th October 2012 when I had arrived to do a little work off my ladders to the first storey of my friend’s house. I had made my safety checks but as I slowly leaned forward the ladder went out from underneath me. I was conscious and checked fingers and toes which were all fine but I had dislocated my shoulder which was really painful and I had to hold in the air with my other hand. As there were no land ambulances available, the air ambulance was called in; landing in the front garden and arrived in what seemed only minutes. Everyone was fantastic and so professional; it made a horrible situation seem quite ...