The NHS faces an ambulance staffing crisis because numbers of workers quitting have almost doubled, experts warn.
Thousands more ambulance staff and paramedics plan to leave imminently, with poor working conditions and low pay blamed for the mass exodus.
In 12 months over 2010/11 a total of 845 ambulance staff quit, say NHS figures obtained by the three unions. In 2014/15 that had soared to 1,545.
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