There were decompression chambers
and first-aid facilities at the Leicestershire site, as well as qualified instructors.
He claimed he could have made a better recovery if he had he been treated in a decompression chamber
earlier and sued both Newcastle Health Authority and the Northumbria Chief Constable claiming negligence.
5 tonne submersible was then lifted onto the deck of a rescue vessel, where its passengers were transferred into decompression chambers
without being exposed to the outside air pressure.
The team at RAF Boulmer, in Northumberland, has airlifted a number of divers to decompression chambers
this summer after they suffered the bends in the North Sea.
Last night the supply vessel, the Normand Pioneer, which has been loaded with specialist equipment including the LR5 mini-sub and decompression chambers
, was heading for the Barents Sea, where the Kursk is stranded on the bottom in about 350 feet of Arctic water.
Details of the accident are unknown, but two other divers have been placed in decompression chambers
to recover after the incident according to Air Security International.
At another research base at Alverstoke, Hampshire, goats are starved of oxygen in decompression chambers
- as revealed last month by the Sunday People.
Aradah encompasses two self-contained incorporated diving systems complete with decompression chambers
so as to ease under water diving operations.
Seven hundred have been tethered in decompression chambers
and exposed to pressures causing the collapse of vital organs.
In recent cases where divers have suffered from the bends, the helicopter has been instrumental in getting the casualties to the decompression chambers
at Aberdeen and Hull.