Dublin’s emergency ambulances are provided mainly by DFB while outside the capital ambulances are provided by the HSE.  Photograph Paddy Whelan 3:57

and The HSE has drawn up a comprehensive plan to take control of Dublin’s ambulance service (...)

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New data reveals serious problems with ambulance response times, with crews in some parts of the country reaching fewer than half of life-threa(...)

Fianna Fáil health spokesman Billy Kelleher has called on Minister for Health James Reilly to make a statement on recent developments with the national ambulance service. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Potentially life-saving technology which can pinpoint the location of mobile phone callers to the ambulance service cannot be used because of data pro(...)

The child’s parents called the ambulance from Tralee, Co. Kerry, when their infant stopped breathing but it did not arrive for half an hour

The parents of a sick child in the southwest called an ambulance but it went to an incorrect address, delaying receipt of medical attention. The chi(...)