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“CPR Training Vital” says Heroic Garda

Little did Garda Patrick McCormack think that almost a year after completing his first-aid training with Order of Malta Ireland that he would have had to put his new life-saving skills into practice. The Ballinasloe man was hailed a hero for saving the life of a nine-day old baby girl at Ennis Garda Station on the 4th of April last.   “I knew I had to act fast" Gda McCormack, only 4 months out of the Garda Training College at the time, was on duty in the public office of the...