Second cliff rescue call in a week for Arbroath RNLI
Both Arbroath RNLI lifeboats were launched to the town's cliffs today (28 January) around lunchtime, following reports of an injured person in difficulty near the Horseshoe cave.
The lifeboat crew helped to provide on scene casualty care and secured the casual into our PS1 stretcher ready for transfer to CG helicopter Rescue 199.
Key facts about the RNLI
The RNLI charity saves lives at sea. Its volunteers provide a 24-hour search and rescue service around the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland coasts. The RNLI operates 238 lifeboat stations in the UK and Ireland and more than 240 lifeguard units on beaches around the UK and Channel Islands. The RNLI is independent of Coastguard and government and depends on voluntary donations and legacies to maintain its rescue service. Since the RNLI was founded in 1824, its lifeboat crews and lifeguards have saved over 142,700 lives.
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