defibrillator vandalised on Burnham-On-Sea seafront
vandals have attacked a life-saving defibrillator on Burnham-On-Sea's
seafront, temporarily putting it out of action.
machine was smashed outside the BARB hovercraft station in the early
hours of Sunday morning (October 1st).
for BARB said: "We are disappointed that this piece of lifesaving
equipment has been vandalised."
public access defibrillator is for the use by members of the public
in case of any incidents of cardiac arrest."
AED (Automated External Defibrillator) will now be out of commission
until South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust can arrange
repair of the waterproof cabinet and check the Defib for internal
equipment was installed in 2016, as reported