Update: Read the Manning Times interview with Allisia Robinson and her life saving Heimlich Maneuver.
In a letter to the Editor in the Manning Times, South Carolina State Representative, Robert L. Ridgeway thanks a server at Shoney’s for knowing what to do in an emergency. In this case, a patron was choking and Manning, SC Shoney’s employee Allissa Robinson stepped in, performed the procedure and most likely saved a life. Read the letter on Manning Live here
The waitress was Allissa Robinson, and I am truly grateful and proud to have witnessed her response to an emergency situation. I know she most probably saved this man’s life. – Rep. Rep. Robert L. Ridgeway III, 64th District SC