Mountain Rescue

Arran Mountain Rescue Team

Mountain Rescue

Base: Cladach, near Brodick

Typical Mobilisation Time: 20 mins

How Mobilised: 999 – Police

Personnel: Approx 30

Vehicles: Two 110 Landrover Defenders, one ArgoCat all-terrain vehicle

Core Roles: Search and Rescue response and co-ordination.

Triage Awareness: Competent

Casualty Care: 5 stretchers, oxygen, entonox, immobilisation, analgesia, casualty bags, defibrillators and more.

Other Resources: Technical rope access/extrication, flares, shovels.  Team members are self-sufficient when deployed.

Link: Arran Mountain Rescue