Disaster training at a former hospital near Bristol

Volunteers carry out a 'victim' of an earthquake at the former Barrow Hospital. Credit: ITV West

The charity SARAID (Search And Rescue Assistance In Disasters) has been holding a training exercise for their volunteers at a disused hospital near Bristol.

Volunteers were shown how to rescue victims of collapsed buildings at the former Barrow Hospital.

SARAID have helped save hundreds of lives following disasters - most recenttly the Port Au Prince Earthquake in Haiti.

The 'victim' is carried out on a stretcher. Credit: ITV West

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Disaster Training At Old Hospital

The charity SARAID (Search And Rescue Assistance In Disasters) has been holding a training exercise for their volunteers at a disused hospital near Bristol.