About the other recipients
• Shane and Liam Bernard, both of Waycobah, Inverness Co., who are not related, helped passengers involved in a motor vehicle accident. The driver was pinned inside the vehicle with flames at his feet. Despite the risk, the men worked to free the driver and managed to save him before the vehicle became engulfed in flames.
• Travis Wolfe, of Port Joli, Queens Co., heard an explosion at his elderly neighbour’s house and immediately made his way to the house. He entered the house and despite the thick black smoke, he was able to find one of his elderly neighbours by feel. Wolfe carried her outside and managed to get a short distance from the house to safety.