Category: Callouts 2015

43: Monday 12th October 2015

  • Type – Lost walkers
  • Location – Kinder Plateau
  • Team members – 25 KMRT
  • Duration – 1 hour or 25 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 1796

Just as we were finishing the previous job we were asked to locate 2 young brothers walking from Edale to Hayfield. SARLOC was unable to be used due to no Read More…

42: Callout Monday 12th October 2015

  • Type – Exhausted Mountain Biker
  • Location – Kinder Lower Slopes
  • Team members – 24 KMRT and Helimed
  • Duration – 1.25 hours or 30 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 1771

We were tasked to evacuate an exhausted biker, who was part of a group of 3. Using SARLOC we were able to confirm their location, Read More…

41: Callout Thursday 8th October 2015

  • Type – Injured male
  • Location – South Head
  • Team members – 11 KMRT
  • Duration – 3.5 hours or 38.5 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 1741

The team were called out to assist a 39 year old male, found by two fell runners on South Head.  The man was confused and Read More…

40: Callout Friday 2nd October 2015

Type – Lost walkers
Location – Kinder Plateau
Team members – 16 KMRT and NPAS
Duration – 3.75 hours or 60 volunteer man hours
Volunteer Man hours so far – 1702.5

The team were alerted to a pair of walkers lost on the plateau. Having tried to speak to them without success, a request was made for Read More…

39: Callout Wednesday 30th September 2015

Type – Injured walker
Location – Williams Clough, Kinder
Team members – 17 KMRT, 8 GMRT, and SAR-H
Duration – 3.25 hours or 55.25 volunteer man hour
Volunteer Man hours so far 1642.5

The team were tasked to assist a walker who had suffered a suspected heart attack in Willams Clough. Due to the low Read More…

38: Callout Monday 28th September 2015

  • Type – Reported lost walker
  • Location – Kinder plateau
  • Team members – 25 KMRT and Edale MRT
  • Duration – 0.33 hours or 8.25 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 1587.25

A father had reported his son possibly lost on Kinder following their last telephone conversation. After establishing he had probably started from either Hayfield Read More…

37: Callout Saturday 5th September 2015

  • Type – Injured walker
  • Location – Williams Clough, Kinder
  • Team members – 18 KMRT, Helimed and SAR-H
  • Duration – 3.5 hours or 63 volunteer man hour
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 1579

The team were tasked to assist a walker who had fallen into the clough and sustained a head injury, resulting in loss of consciousness. Read More…

36: Callout Friday 4th September 2015

  • Type – search and recovery
  • Location – Brabyns Park, Marple
  • Team members – 11 KMRT and GMFS and NWAS crews
  • Duration – 0.5 hours or 5.5 volunteer man hour
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 1516

The team were called by NWAS to assist in the the search for and recovery of a person who had fallen from Read More…

35: Callout Monday 31st August 2015

  • Type – Injured mountain biker
  • Location – Kinder reservoir area
  • Team members – 18 KMRT and EMAS crew
  • Duration – 0.75 hours or 13.5 volunteer man hour
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 1510.5

The team were called to assist in the evacuation of an injured mountain biker who had hurt his shoulder. The EMAS crew were able Read More…

34: Callout Sunday 30th August 2015

  • Type – Injured walker
  • Location – Kinder plateau / Downfall area
  • Team members – 20 KMRT and Helimed
  • Duration – 1.75 hours or 35 volunteer man hour
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 1497

We were tasked to assist a person who had fallen 10ft and suffered a compound fracture of the ankle. Helimed had already been tasked Read More…