During a conference of protesting doctors, a man shot himself.
The conference is interrupted. Rescue workers rushed to the rescue. Okay fine. A 70-year-old man was taken to hospital.
In the recording of the protesters’ conference, a bullet is heard (approximately 11 11:30 minutes of video).
– Okay fine. At 10:20 a.m. we received a report of a dangerous incident in “White Town.” Preliminary results show that the 70-year-old man distorted himself. He was hospitalized with facial injuries. It was impossible to save him. He was an outsider, did not attend the event – informed the subcommittee. Rafał Retmaniak by Warsaw Police.
The sound of the shot interrupted the conference. The man is in hospital, we hope he is alive – said Piotr Pasola from the health care workers’ protest and strike committee ahead of the conference.
As he added, “We provided immediate assistance. We thank the current physicians for their prompt response.” – The police who responded immediately worked at the scene. Refrain from commenting until the issue is resolved. Due to the situation, we decided to abandon today’s “White Town” program, only doctors will remain silent in the city.
The protest in “White Town” 2.0 continues for the eighth day.
Protesters demand that, increasing, a real increase in the price of benefits, a lump sum and the so-called. Introduction to employment standards for ambulance, as well as additional administrative and support staff employment and patient numbers.
The committee also called for, among other things, the provision of a medical profession as a government professional and the establishment of a system to protect employees from verbal and physical aggression by patients, the introduction of sick leave after 15 years of professional work, as well as laboratory medicine. Law enforcement and paramedic profession.