Deven Prasad VA7DDP Honoured For Providing Life-Saving First Aid

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In the summer of 2017 while performing communications duties at a major public event VECTOR member Deven Prasad VA7DDP, a trained medic, provided life-saving first aid treatment to an unconscious and unresponsive person.

At a ceremony on Monday Deven was honoured for his actions and received the BC Emergency Health Services Good Samaritan Award.

BCEHS Superintendent Nahum Ip observed “preparedness and training are one thing, but it takes real courage to act. Deven stepped up.”

Congratulations Deven!

Deven VA7DDP receiving Good Samaritan Award
Deven VA7DDP congratulated by peers