Lack of sea rescuers on Gotland – missing alarm

The lack of sea rescuers and commanders on Gotland means that the sea rescue company cannot go out on all the alarms that come in.

På Gotland är det brist på sjöräddare och befälhavare inom sjöräddningssällskapet. Arkivbild.
On Gotland there is a shortage of sea rescuers and commanders within the Marine Rescue Society.

We sometimes miss assignments and alarms because the station is closed," says Pontus Arnesson, Rescuer and Deputy Station Manager in Visby, toP4 Gotland.

Recently, they …