Category: co2012

13: Callout Sunday 22nd April

  • Type –Injured walker
  • Locations – Pagoda rocks, southern edges of Kinder
  • Team members –34 KMRT
  • Duration 3 1/2 hrs or 109 man hours

During our monthly Sunday exercise, which today was split between providing cover for one of the local fell races whilst at the same time running a probationer training session and a Read More…

10+11+12: Callouts 4th April 2012

  • Type – Civil Emergency situation, assisting motorists stranded by snow fall
  • Locations – A515 Buxton, A6 Taddington and B5155 Bakewell/Monyash
  • Team members –11 KMRT, also BMRT and EMRT
  • Duration 5 hrs or 55 man hours

We were asked to assist in the location and evacuation of motorists trapped on the A515 out of Buxton Read More…

9: CALLOUT 24TH MARCH 2012

  • Type – Injured Mountain Biker
  • Location – Edale Cross track
  • Team members –13 KMRT
  • Duration 2 hrs or 26 man hours

We were asked to assist a mountain biker who had come off his bike and injured his chest on his handle bars.

8: CALLOUT 20th March 2012

  • Type – Lost Walkers
  • Location – Kinder Plateau
  • Team members –25 KMRT
  • Duration 2 hrs or 50 man hours

We were asked to assist a couple who were concerned about getting down before darkness fell.

7: Callout 22nd February 2012

  • Type – Ambulance assist / difficult access
  • Location – Marple
  • Team members –25 KMRT alongside NWAS Ambulance and HART personnel
  • Duration 3hrs or 75 man hours

We were asked to assist an ambulance crew access a boy who had fallen down a steep slope which they could not access.

6 : CALLOUT 12th FEBRUARY 2012

• Type – Hill walkers
• Location – Bleaklow
• Team members – 18 Kinder MRT + Glossop MRT and SARDA
• Duration 45min OR 13.5 manhours

Called to assist our colleagues from Glossop MRT in searching for a missing group of 2 adults and 4 children on Bleaklow.
Team stood down shortly before deployment Read More…

5: CALLOUT 11th FEBRUARY 2012

  •  Type – Hill Walker
  •  Location – Edale Rocks
  • Team Members – 21
  • Duration – 2Hours 30minutes OR 52.5 man hours

Alerted by the duty controller to a lady with a dislocated knee on the Western edge path of Kinder Scout.

4: CALLOUT 4th FEBRUARY 2012

  • Type – Mountain Biker
  • Location – Above Elterwater, Lake District.
  • Team Members – 2 plus 1 non member.
  • Duration – 1 Hour 30 Minutes or 3 manhours.

Whilst attending a hut weekend in the Lake District, 2 team members were asked by a member of the public to attend a injured mountain biker on Read More…

3: Callout 4th February 2012

  • Type – Ambulance Assist
  • Location – Kinder Reservoir
  • Team members – 18 KMRT and 1 SARDA
  • Duration – 1 hour 30 minutes or 28.5 man hours

 

I was contacted by the Duty Controller to assist North West Ambulance Service with an injured walker at Kinder Reservoir.  The walker had slipped on the ice and suffered a lower Read More…

2: Callout 1st February 2012

  • Type – missing person search
  • Location – Kinder Plateau
  • Team members – 27 KMRT, 18 Buxton MRT and 2 SARDA
  • Duration – 45 minutes or 20.25 man hours

 

I was contacted by the Duty Controller to look for a lone walker who was overdue back to his accommodation.