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Young Bellshill Man Saves Life with CPR

  • Submitted by: Stephanie Callaghan, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party.
  • Date lodged: Thursday, 30 November 2023
  • Motion reference: S6M-11485

That the Parliament commends the life-saving actions of young Bellshill man, Nathan McCrone; understands that Nathan, an S2 pupil at Cardinal Newman High School, left his cadets club, where he recently learned CPR, at 9.00 pm to take the bus home; further understands that Nathan heard someone shout for help for someone who had collapsed, and that when Nathan approached the unconscious man, he had no pulse and was not breathing; understands that Nathan immediately started chest compressions and, on his fourth attempt, he was successful in resuscitating the man and saving his life, and congratulates Nathan on his quick-thinking and actions.

Supported by: Karen Adam, Clare Adamson, Jeremy Balfour, Colin Beattie, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Maggie Chapman, Bob Doris, Pam Duncan-Glancy, Annabelle Ewing, Meghan Gallacher, Kenneth Gibson, Pam Gosal, Clare Haughey, Bill Kidd, Monica Lennon, Gillian Mackay, Stuart McMillan, Edward Mountain, Ash Regan, Kevin Stewart, Paul Sweeney, Evelyn Tweed, Sue Webber, Tess White