BSARU callouts and incidents in 2024

total hours and numbers of incidents by type
Incident Type No Incidents Total Man Hours
Call Out 4 150
Totals 4 150

BSARU Incidents 2024

list of incidents and man hours per incident"
Incident Type Date Incident Man Hours
CALL OUT 19/02/2024

The team were initially put on Stand By at 18:07hrs to assist our neighbours NNPMRT for a possible stretcher carry from the Cheviot Summit. 13 team members were then briefly called out until the NNPMRT hasty party managed to make contact with the injured party, and established that they could be walked off the hill with assistance to the Northumberland side, after which we were stood down at 19:08hrs. 

24 hours
CALL OUT 18/01/2024

07:10 Spine Race 

Hypothermic runner on Pennine Way.

Ourselves and Northumberland National Park MRT attended and casualty was stabilised and transported to Kirk Yetholm in BSARU Land Rover, for further assessment and warming.

48 hours
CALL OUT 16/01/2024

The team received a call from the Police asking for advice in using a Drone to search for a high risk missing person. 2 team members were involved for a total of an hour and passed the callout to SARAA Scotland.

1 hours
CALL OUT 04/01/2024

The team were called out at 21:45hrs to search for a high risk missing female in the Duns area. 19 team members responded and the casualty was found by the police at about 01:00hrs outwith our search area, and passed to the Ambulance Service. 

77 hours

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