Between Wednesday 28 February 2018 and Monday 5 March 2018, Trossachs Search and Rescue Team were deployed to assist the Scottish Ambulance Service, Police Scotland, NHS Forth Valley, Stirling Council and other services during the severe weather.
Attending 999 emergency calls
Assisting the Scottish Ambulance Service reach patients and assist with ambulances stuck in snow.
Assist the Scottish Ambulance Service Patient Transport Service (PTS) with transporting patients to and from hospital.
Assist NHS Forth Valley with staff transport
Assist Stirling Council and Police Scotland in Carron Valley delivering supplies on foot to cut off settlements at Gartcarron and Easter Buckieburn
Assist Stirling Council with the transport of care staff
Assist pharmacy's with the delivery of prescriptions and medication
In total the team spent over 90 hours between Wednesday 28 February 2018 and Monday 5 March 2018 dealing with incidents and our volunteers racked up a total of 225 hours at incidents.
During the above period 155 hours of First Responder cover was still provided and our Urban Search and Rescue dogs were still on call.
We have included some pictures that were taken throughout the week.
Scottish Ambulance Service Awards 2018
Heartstart November 2018
Scottish First Aid Awards 2018
Scottish Health Awards 2018
Community Responder Award - UK Heart Safe Awards 2018
Provost's Awards 2018
20 Years of Trossachs SAR!
Death of Retired USAR Dog Mitch
Community Responder Award Nomination - UK HeartSafe Awards
Another Busy Week!
William Charles Barrington MBE
Nikola's 3 Lochs Challenge!
The Kennel Club Friends for Life
Vote for USAR dog Taz
Trossachs SAR collect a new Toyota Hilux from Arnold Clark!
UK Heart Safe Awards 2017
Team Training - Saturday 5 August 2017
Trainee USAR dog Tara
Award Nominations for Trossachs SAR
Helimed 76 Visit
A marathon to save lives!
Stuart and Elaine's Outer Hebrides Cycle
H.M. Passport Office, Glasgow Donation
CPR and AED awareness for staff at Glengoyne Distillery
St Andrews First Aid Youth Conference 2017
Mains Farm Wigwams - Sea King Visit
Glengoyne Distillery - At the Heart of the Community
7 public access defibs
Mitch in the Movie