Michael Murphy

Assistance to vessel taking on water.

At 11.35 hours  on Sunday 18th August 2013 , the Unit was tasked together with Dunmore East Coastguard to render assistance to a sailing vessel which was taking on water in Waterford.   Crews pumped vessel free of water and stood down at 14.00 hours.   Waterford Gardai were also on scene.

Assistance to person in difficulty and search for a missing person

On Saturday 20th July 2013, WCRR CRBI was tasked by MRCC Irish Coast Guard to launch to assist a person in difficulty in the river Suir , together with Rescue 117, Waterford Fire Service, Dunmore East Coast Guard, HSE ambulance and Gardai.   Person was located and removed by ambulance to Waterford Regional Hospital. Unit was …

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