DPOL 448 of 20/09 KH EMRT Assist


Edale assist at Padley Gorge. Opened a NT site for team parking and then located the cas, first on scene. Lady tripped whilst walking and landed awkwardly to protect her daughter (carryied on her back, uninjured). Initial primary survey found an isolated lower left limb injury, which was confirmed by EMRT medics. EMAS DCA at the road head (original call to EMAS) but stood down as family agreed to take her to hospital in their vehicle. She was stretchered to the road and helped into her vehicle. DPOL no. 448.

This incident involved 1 team members, and 1.6 man hours of effort. Elapsed time 1.6 hours.