Local Incident

Incident Report #48 2021

A dropped call to NWAS suggested that someone was in difficulty in the water at Blea Tarn. We attended along with Fire and Rescue, Police and NWAS. A search of the area revealed nothing, and we were able to stand down when a call was received confirming that the person we were looking for was on the way to hospital in a car

Man Hours
16 team members for 1.5 hours
Incident Type
Location
OS Grid Reference
NY293042

Incident Report #18 2018

‘The Beast II’ arrived and wreaked havoc across the county. We were requested to assist NWAS with the evacuation of a person suffering chest pains from a house in Windermere. We transferred her and a paramedic to RLI for treatment

Man Hours
2 team members for 3 hours
Incident Type
Location
OS Grid Reference
SD408927

Incident Report #12 2016

There was initial confusion over the location of this incident, with NWAS reporting it at Troutbeck and Police reporting at Storrs. The team as responding when we were notifiied by police that incident could be resolved at Storrs without our help. We went home to bed...

Man Hours
7 team members for 1 hour
Incident Type
Location
OS Grid Reference
NY408027

Incident Report #20 2014

A small group of team members assisted Patterdale MRT with an incident in their area. Our Autopulse was deployed and our team doctor flew to hospital in a Royal Navy Seaking with the casualty and Autopulse. Keswick MRT, Cumbria Fire Service, NWAS and police were all involved.

Man Hours
4 team members for 3 hours
Incident Type
OS Grid Reference
NY3783318617