'I don't come to work to be spat at'
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Paramedic's plea: 'I don't come to work to be spat at'

A paramedic has described being constantly spat at as well being verbally and physically abused by patients while at work.

Mike Duggan, who runs the city centre treatment unit on Broad Street, Birmingham, was filmed during a Saturday night shift. He said he wanted the justice system to deal more effectively with offenders.

The full story will be on BBC Radio 5 Live's Afternoon Edition at 13:00 BST on Monday, 24 October

  • 24 Oct 2016
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