Out of all of the incidents we attended during 2017, this is how they break down: 39% Road Traffic Collisions, 27% Medical e.g. cardiac, 15% Agricultural and Industrial, 10% Sports & Leisure, including horse riding, 6% falls and 3% training and PR

Here are just some of the incidents our amazing crew have attended over the past 12 months:

So far in July 2017 our crew has been dispatched to:

18 road traffic collisions

5 motorsport accidents

3 medical incidents

3 falls

2 horse riding accidents

1 suspected cardiac arrest

1 rugby accident

1 swimming accident

Patients were airlifted following an RTC, motorsport accidents, a fall, a horse riding accident and a suspected cardiac arrest.

June 2017

The crew responded to 26 road traffic collisions. They airlifted 6 of these patients to Major Trauma Units, including 3 motorcyclists, 2 cyclists and a pedestrian. They also responded to 8 cardiac arrests and 9 medical incidents – airlifting 2 patients.

Patients were also airlifted following waterski and motorsport accidents and two patients airlifted following suspected cardiac arrests. Our crew also responded to indistrial, motorsport, horse riding, swimming and walking accidents and a suspected assault, assisting land-based paramedics.

May 2017

The crew responded to 18 road traffic collisions and 9 suspected cardiac arrests. They were also dispatched to a variety of incidents including motor sport incidents, falls, horse riding accidents, cycling accidents, suspected assaults, people who had collapsed and a fire.

Patients were airlifted following road traffic collisions, motor sport accidents, suspected cardiac arrests, falls, air sport accidents and a horse riding accident.

April 2017

The crew responded to 22 road traffic collisions and 11 suspected cardiac arrests. They were also dispatched to a variety of incidents including falls, fires, people who had collapsed, motor sport accidents, a horse riding accident, a DIY accident and several other medical incidents.

Patients were airlifted following road traffic collisions, suspected cardiac arrests, falls, horse riding accidents and a fire.

March 2017

The crew responded to 28 road traffic collisions in March. They were also dispatched to a variety of incidents including suspected cardiac arrests, horse riding accidents, DIY accidents, falls, a swimming accident, a rugby accident, a farming accident, a quad bike accident and suspected assaults.

Patients were airlifted following road traffic collisions and a horse riding accident.

February 2017

The crew responded to 7 suspected cardiac arrests, 14 patients who had collapsed and 23 road traffic collisions. They were also dispatched to a variety of incidents including horse riding incidents, a dog bite, a suspected assault, an industrial accident, falls and other medical incidents.

Patients were airlifted following road traffic collisions, medical collapses, an industrial accident and a fall.

January 2017

The crew responded to 27 patients who had collapsed and 23 road traffic collisions. They were also dispatched to a variety of incidents including motor sports incidents, sporting injuries, suspected cardiac arrests, horse riding incidents, falls, DIY accidents, an alleged assault and the victim of a dog bite.

Patients were airlifted following road traffic collisions, medical collapses, sporting accidents, cardiac arrests, horse riding accidents, falls, a DIY accident and a dog bite.

December 2016

The crew responded to 18 road traffic collisions and 14 collapses. They were also dispatched to a variety of incidents including horse riding accidents, falls, medical incidents, suspected cardiac arrests, a climbing accident and a patient with breathing difficulties.

Patients were airlifted following road traffic collisions, a moto cross accident, horse riding incidents, a fall, industrial incidents and an alleged assault. The Ambucopter also attended a PR event to help raise the profile of the Charity.

November 2016

The crew were dispatched to 24 road traffic collisions – 5 involving lorries, and transported patients from 3 of these to Major Trauma Centres. The crew also responded to 11 incidents where patients had collapsed – transporting 2 patients to hospital.

Patients were also airlifted following cardiac arrests and a fall and the crew responded to various incidents including cardiac arrests, horse riding incidents, falls and a farming incident.

October 2016

The Ambucopter airlifted 8 patients to a Major Trauma Centre following road traffic collisions and assisted at a further 8 collisions. Six patients in cardiac arrest were flown to hospital and a further 6 suspected cardiac arrests responded to.

Patients were also airlifted following a horse riding accident, a medical collapse, industrial accidents and falls. The crew also responded to a horse riding accident, a medical collapse, falls, a DIY accident, an assault and a burns patient.

September 2016

The Ambucopter airlifted 8 patients to a Major Trauma Centre following road traffic collisions and assisted at a further 5 collisions.

Several patients were airlifted following a parachuting accident, 5 cardiac arrest patients were transported to Lincoln Heart Centre, a patient was transported to their nearest hospital for an urgent blood transfusion and a patient with facial injuries was airlifted to a Major Trauma Centre.

The crew also responded to horse riding incidents, a football incident, a fell walking incident, suspected cardiac arrests, falls, medical collapses,

August 2016

Three patients suffering from cardiac arrests were airlifted to Lincoln Heart Centre. The crew also assisted at a further 9 suspected cardiac arrests. Eight patients were airlifted to Major Trauma Centres following road traffic collisions and a further 8 collisions were attended.

The crew assisted other emergency services at various incidents including horse riding incidents, farming incidents, falls, an anaphylactic shock, a knife injury and an arm injury.

The Ambucopter also transported patients to hospital following farming and horse riding incidents and patients who had fallen from a significant height.

 

 

 

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