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#Quick Thinking

From TheJournal.ie UK girl (4) receives award for helping to save mother with 999 call Quick Thinking

UK girl (4) receives award for helping to save mother with 999 call

Kaitlyn Wright was able to direct emergency services to their home in Dorset.

From The42 Ex-Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel stopped from swallowing tongue by team-mate Quick Thinking This post contains videos

Ex-Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel stopped from swallowing tongue by team-mate

There were worrying scenes as the Slovakia captain lay on the ground, but he has thankfully recovered.

From TheJournal.ie Pensioner saves bus from plunging into ravine in Austrian Alps Quick Thinking

Pensioner saves bus from plunging into ravine in Austrian Alps

Nine people were hospitalised in the accident.

From The42 Watch: Former England striker hailed a hero after rescuing children from yacht Leading By Example This post contains videos

Watch: Former England striker hailed a hero after rescuing children from yacht

James Beattie didn’t hesitate when confronted with a crisis.

From TheJournal.ie 'She's not breathing': Boy (4) uses Siri to call emergency services to save mother London This post contains videos

'She's not breathing': Boy (4) uses Siri to call emergency services to save mother

Once through to emergency services, the boy was able to say what his address was.

From The42 Gabi bitten by Torres as Deportivo doctor praises Atletico duo for quick-thinking Scare

Gabi bitten by Torres as Deportivo doctor praises Atletico duo for quick-thinking

The midfielder was bitten by his unconscious team-mate as he tried to stop him from swallowing his tongue.

From The42 This clever Scotland lineout sums up everything that was wrong with Ireland's first half Quick Thinking This post contains videos

This clever Scotland lineout sums up everything that was wrong with Ireland's first half

Alex Dunbar was just left standing unopposed in the lineout.

From TheJournal.ie Off-duty soldier rescues 1-year-old nephew after he fell into the freezing River Barrow Heroism

Off-duty soldier rescues 1-year-old nephew after he fell into the freezing River Barrow

Michael Lyons’ quick reaction could have made the difference between life and death for 18-month-old Max.

From TheJournal.ie Parent and baby rescued from roof after fire breaks out at Dublin house Quick Thinking

Parent and baby rescued from roof after fire breaks out at Dublin house

Dublin Fire Brigade praised the parent’s “quick thinking”.

From TheJournal.ie These smart kids made a human arrow to point a police helicopter towards two burglars Crime Fighters This post contains videos
From The42 Chris Johnson turned this play which seemed dead into a 62-yard run Quick Thinking

Chris Johnson turned this play which seemed dead into a 62-yard run

The Cardinals beat the Ravens to go 5-2 overnight.

From TheJournal.ie Pensioners trapped thief in shop he was trying to rob Quick Thinking

Pensioners trapped thief in shop he was trying to rob

Ron Smith (78) and Robert Anderson (72) have been given a bravery award.

From TheJournal.ie Irish man saves a woman's life on a London street Lifesaver

Irish man saves a woman's life on a London street

John Reidy reacted when he saw a woman going into a cardiac arrest.

From The42 Ukrainian soccer player saves opponent who swallows his tongue Quick Thinking

Ukrainian soccer player saves opponent who swallows his tongue

Jaba Kankava was the hero in yesterday’s game.

From The42 adidas had this clever ad ready to go when Andy Murray won Sports Personality Quick Thinking

adidas had this clever ad ready to go when Andy Murray won Sports Personality

We tip our hats to the advertising men.

From The42 NFL rookie on his way to training saves family, dog from burning car Quick Thinking

NFL rookie on his way to training saves family, dog from burning car

Yesterday wasn’t your average Tuesday for Jonathan “Tig” Willard…

From The42 Yeovil mock up their own 'Royal Baby' notice to announce loan signing Quick Thinking

Yeovil mock up their own 'Royal Baby' notice to announce loan signing

“Yeovil Town Football Club was safely delivered of a loan defender at 1pm today.” Somebody get Kay Burley on the phone.

VIDEO: How the hell did he dodge that? Quick Thinking This post contains videos

VIDEO: How the hell did he dodge that?

Reflexes of a cat. A CAT we said.

VIDEO: Dodging a runaway truck? No problem for THIS driver Quick Thinking This post contains videos

VIDEO: Dodging a runaway truck? No problem for THIS driver

Give this motorist a medal.

From TheJournal.ie Girl grabs wheel when grandfather dies while driving Quick Thinking

Girl grabs wheel when grandfather dies while driving

Twelve-year-old Miranda Bowman steered the pickup truck into trees.

From The42 VIDEO: Footballer scores as opposition team celebrates Quick Thinking This post contains videos

VIDEO: Footballer scores as opposition team celebrates

A game between UniĆ³n and River took a bizarre turn recently following the latter side’s overly enthusiastic reaction to a goal.

From The42 VIDEO: How this shot didn't cross the line, we will never know Quick Thinking

VIDEO: How this shot didn't cross the line, we will never know

When you’re losing 5-1, these are the ones you really need to go in for you.

From TheJournal.ie Desperate woman in Dublin saved by emergency team... in Oklahoma Quick Thinking

Desperate woman in Dublin saved by emergency team... in Oklahoma

911 dispatchers in the US scrambled to trace the woman’s international call.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: 13-year-old boy saves school bus as driver passes out Pupil Of The Month This post contains videos

VIDEO: 13-year-old boy saves school bus as driver passes out

Quick-thinking pupil Jeremy Wuitschick managed to guide the bus to a stop – as this clip shows…

From The42 WATCH: Peter Stringer intercepts James O'Connor's conversion attempt Quick Thinking This post contains videos

WATCH: Peter Stringer intercepts James O'Connor's conversion attempt

The Australian dwelled on his kick for a few seconds too long and the canny Munster man duly intervened.