Royal National Lifeboat Institution
Typical Mobilisation Time: 10 mins
How Mobilised: 999 via Coastguard
Personnel: Approx 15. Can be deployed to help with other incidents providing core of 4 individuals remain available for lifeboat callouts.
Vehicles: Atlantic 75 Lifeboat, with semi-amphibioius tractor for launching
Core Roles: Response to emergencies at sea, including rescue, casualty care and transfer. Can also be requested to transfer supplies and personnel to areas that are difficult to reach by road.
Triage Awareness: Competent
Casualty Care: Stretchers, immobilisation, basic drugs, first aid equipment.
Links: RNLI Arran