Falck acquires leading provider of online healthcare
Falck expands its position within telemedicine with the acquisition of Hejdoktor, a leader in online healthcare in Denmark. The acquisition is part of the global healthcare company's long-term strategy to disseminate more digital health solutions that prevent hospitalisations and increase access to health.
Falck purchases option for first JA1 Pulse aircraft from Jump Aero in California
Falck, a global healthcare and emergency services company, has purchased an option for the first commercial delivery of Jump Aero’s eVTOL JA1 Pulse aircraft - designed to help pi-lot-paramedics to a heart attack or stroke victim within the few crucial minutes.
The electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft technology has the potential to transform the way healthcare and emergency s
Quick access to psychological first aid to bystanders
When serious accidents occur, it is not only the injured persons who are affected. Often, the experience also deeply affects family, friends, acquaintances or bystanders. Witnessing an accident can have serious mental consequences for bystanders and relatives, so it is important that they get the right help quickly to prevent prolonged illness. At Falck, psychologists, paramedics and innovators ha
Ingrid Bojner joins Falck’s Board of Directors
At Falck’s annual general meeting today, Ingrid Bojner was elected as a new member of the board.
Falck commits to advance sustainable healthcare though Science Based Targets Initiative
Falck works ambitiously with advancing sustainable healthcare solutions and therefore committed to the Science Based Targets initiative. With this commitment Falck will define CO2 reduction pathways in line with the Paris Agreement goals.
Health Drones advance healthcare in Greenland
Today, Falck completed first health drone flight between Nuuk and the settlements in Sermersooq. The infrastructure in Greenland can be a challenge if you live in small settlements far away from the nearest hospital. Falck and the Greenlandic authorities are exploring how health drones can support the healthcare system by bringing remote-living citizens closer to healthcare service
Falck starts flying drones in Greenland
Falck and the Greenlandic health service will test the use of drones to transport medicine and diagnostic samples between towns and settlements. The intention of the project is to investigate how drones can strengthen health efforts in the settlements, where infrastructure is a challenge, and the nearest hospital is far away.
Falck sets up new development unit
Falck has innovated ambulances and healthcare services for over a hundred years - A new development unit will now give a further boost to the healthcare company's innovation in the healthcare area, where Falck will strengthen emergency and healthcare solutions through innovation, drones, artificial intelligence and a greener transformation.
Falck's new development unit, Vertical, will work clos
Falck divests its Roadside Assistance business in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Estonia and Lithuania.
As part of a long-term strategy to develop into an integrated healthcare service provider, Falck has today sold its Roadside Assistance (RSA) business in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Estonia and Lithuania to Gjensidige Forsikring in Norway. The transaction does not include Falck’s RSA activities in Denmark.
After more than 70 years’ history of operating Roadside Assistance in Norway and Sweden
Falck selected by Airbus as fire safety partner
Falck has been selected by Airbus to deliver industrial fire and emergency services to Airbus sites across France, Germany, and the UK.
October 1, 2021 Falck began delivering industrial fire and emergency services to Airbus, a leading aircraft manufacturer. On various sites spread across France, Germany, and the United Kingdom firefighters from Falck will ensure rapid response, prevention and m
Falck improved Q3 results
Falck reported an increase in revenue and EBITA in Q3 2021.
President and CEO Jakob Riis said: “Once again our quarterly results were boosted by testing activities in Denmark, but with considerably less impact than seen in the second quarter. In the underlying business, we see activity levels coming back. With increased activity levels, start of new contracts and the launch of new services, Fal
Falck delivers strong Q2 results
All Falck’s business areas showed solid progress in Q2 2021. COVID-19 antigen testing in Denmark boosted revenue and earnings significantly. Adjusted for the impact of testing activities, EBITA increased by 56.1%.
President and CEO Jakob Riis said: “Falck has recovered strongly following a year defined by COVID-19. Our Q2 results were lifted significantly by the high number of antigen tests per