Out of all of the incidents we attended during 2016, this is how they break down: 40% Road, 25% Medical e.g. cardiac, 17% Agricultural and Industrial, 9% Sports & Leisure, including horse riding, and 9% falls.

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

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

9 road traffic collisions

5 medical incidents

3 patients who had collapsed

1 motorsport accident

1 suspected cardiac arrest

1 fall

1 suspected assault

1 industrial accident

Patients were airlifted following an RTC, collapses and a water-ski accident

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.

July 2016

The Ambucopter airlifted 11 patients to a Major Trauma Centre following road traffic collisions and assisted at a further 15 collisions, a cycling accident and a motor cross accident. Patients were also airlifted following farming incidents and a cardiac arrest.

The crew also responded to 6 suspected cardiac arrests, a patient with a severe head injury and a patient who had fallen more than 6ft.

 

 

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