A theft of electrical cables and damage to the emergency generator has caused a blackout at the complex pathology anatomy unit of the University Hospital in Palermo. This criminal act has affected various machinery and temporarily suspended essential activities. The hospital commissioner has expressed concern for the safety of patients and staff, requesting police intervention due to the frequency of such incidents. The theft has also caused delays in diagnostic reports, and previous thefts of medical gas tubing and copper gutters have also been reported. The hospital is facing a growing security challenge and is taking measures to address it.
Rubati cavi elettrici al Policlicnico di Palermo: danni a un gruppo elettrogeno, black out al reparto di Anatomia patologica