When Should You Call Triple Zero – 000? ABC News, Daily Edition
In response to a government campaign to only call Triple Zero 000 for emergencies and not for trivial concerns, St John Ambulance Victoria came out to the media with a message of support.
First Aid training and awareness can help people be better prepared for emergency situations and be more able to know when to call Triple Zero, when to visit a GP and when they can help themselves. This will reduce strain on emergency services and help ensure resources are used appropriately to those who need them most.
Various media outlets picked up on the story, including: