Health & Safety gone mad ...

  AroundAgain 12:28 05 Apr 11

A cat stuck on the roof of a two-storey house seemingly causes H&S issue 'Working at height' instigating a number of fire crews being called

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  spider9 12:36 05 Apr 11

Part of our national pysche has always been a rather eccentric love of our pets.
OK so it cost a few bob to rescue the mouser, I still like our attitude as a society.
(and, as always, we can nurture our other talent for flaying H&S!).

  MAJ 12:50 05 Apr 11

It always makes me laugh, a presenter on a TV show can't drill a hole in a piece of wood without donning a hard hat, safety glasses, ear protectors and gloves.

  BT 17:53 05 Apr 11

The fire service treats cat rescues and the like as training opportunities, so its not necessarily money wasted.
I'm sure if they got a serious shout pussy would have to wait, or make his own way down.

  spider9 18:49 05 Apr 11

" its not necessarily money wasted."

At no point did I imply that it had been a waste of money, I merely said it had cost a few bob, and that was fine by me!

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