A Lions bottle is a simple idea enabling people to keep their personal and medical details on a standard form and in a common location – the fridge! You place a sticker on the inside of your front door and on your fridge door. In the event of an emergency, paramedics will see the stick and then retrieve the important information from the Lions bottle which they will find in your fridge.
Where do I get a Lions bottle from?
Who will benefit from this service?
Lions bottles are a really good idea for anyone who has a life threatening condition or allergy. It may also be of use for people who have disabilities and those not in good health since details about the condition can be made easily available to the emergency services. For people living alone and older people, important details can be included including next of kin telephone numbers.
Various services may potentially find the information contained with the Lions Bottle useful – this includes paramedics, police, fire-fighters, hospital accident and emergency departments, social services etc.