Scottish Ambulance Service
Typical Mobilisation Time: Immediate
How Mobilised: 999
Personnel: Approx 15 including paramedics, technicians and urgent tier assistants. Two crew on duty at any one time.
Vehicles: 2 A&E vehicles (one crewed at any one time)
Core Roles: Prehospital care, patient transfers to Arran War Memorial Hospital and to helipad/ferry for mainland transfer. Assistance available for AWMH.
Triage Awareness: Competent
Casualty Care: Multiple stretchers, oxygen, entonox, immobilisation. 2 fully equipped ambulances. Major incident boxes and trailer.
Other Resources: Can call on ambulance and military helicopters for evacuations off the island.
Links: Scottish Ambulance Service