Call Out Archive 2009


STANDBY | DEPLOYMENT | CANCELLATION | DECLINED

YEAR TOTAL
11 STANDBY
56 DEPLOYMENT
4 CALL CANCELLED
0 CALL DECLINED
DEPLOYED 23/12/2009
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Request received Tuesday 22nd December to transport staff from Hertfordshire County Council, Children, Schools & Families Department to site visits in Kimpton and Whitwell area if conditions on rural roads remain bad. HT21 placed on alert to carry out the call. In the event conditions had improved sufficiently to allow the call to be cancelled.
DEPLOYED 23/12/2009
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Request received Tuesday 22nd December to transport staff from Hertfordshire County Council, Children, Schools & Families Department to site visits in Kimpton and Whitwell area if conditions on rural roads remain bad. HT21 placed on alert to carry out the call. In the event conditions had improved sufficiently to allow the call to be cancelled.
CALL CANCELLED 22/12/2009 14:27
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
RESPONDERS: HT25
DETAIL: HT25 attempted to attend to assist Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council with delivery of meals on wheels. Unfortunately he was delayed by heavy traffic so after discussion with WHBC decicision was made to cancel call. It should be noted that road conditions had improved considerably by this time.
DEPLOYED 22/12/2009 11:30
LOCATION: SOUTH OXHEY
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Meals on wheels deliveries in Cuffley Area, Peter (HT10) Responded.
CALL CANCELLED 22/12/2009 07:05
LOCATION: SOUTH OXHEY
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Request by social care providers Sage working for Hertfordshire County Council to transport carers to clients in Waltham Cross and Hertford areas. HT21 was available to respond but call subsequently cancelled.
DEPLOYED 21/12/2009
LOCATION: -
RESPONDERS: HT07
DETAIL: Request by social care providers Suporta Care working for Hertfordshire County Council to transport carer to clients. Dave (HT07) Responded.
DEPLOYED 21/12/2009 19:30
LOCATION: BARNET
RESPONDERS: HT10 SELF DEPLOYMENT
DETAIL: Vehicle Recovery
DEPLOYED 21/12/2009 19:00
LOCATION: STEVENAGE
RESPONDERS: HT01 SELF DEPLOYMENT
DETAIL: Vehicle Recovery
DEPLOYED 21/12/2009 15:38
LOCATION: CADDINGTON
DETAIL: Request for mutual aid from BHC 4x4 Response to their ongoing situation at Caddington, Beds. Two Hertfordshire 4x4 Response members were already assisting but no more were available.
DEPLOYED 21/12/2009 14:27
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDER: HT10
DETAIL: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council requested driver to deliver meals on Tuesday 22nd December.
DEPLOYED 20/12/2009
LOCATION: CADDINGTON
RESPONDERS: HT02, HT21, HT22, HT26
DETAIL: Four members of Hertfordshire 4x4 Response assisted BHC 4x4 Response at a call out in Caddington, Beds. A water main failure had cut off gas supplies to the village, electric fires and hot plates were made available to residents from the community centre. The response group transported some from Hitchin and then assisted in distributing to the housebound etc. More details on the BHC website at http://www.bhclrc.org.uk/bhc4x4response/calllog.htm
DEPLOYED 20/12/2009 11:30
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT07, HT10, HT26
DETAIL: Meals on wheels deliveries in Welwyn Hatfield Area, HT07 & HT10 Responded. HT26 was due to deploy but was redeployed under mutual aid to assist BHC 4x4 Response (see above).
DEPLOYED 20/12/2009 07:55
LOCATION: WALTHAM CROSS
RESPONDERS: HT10, HT26
DETAIL: Request by social care providers Sage working for Hertfordshire County Council to transport carer to clients in Waltham Cross area. HT10 responded. Call subsequently cancelled.
DEPLOYED 20/12/2009 07:45
LOCATION: SOUTH OXHEY
RESPONDERS: HT27
DETAIL: Request by social care providers Supporta Care working for Hertfordshire County Council to transport carer to clients in South Oxhey area. HT27 responded.
DEPLOYED 19/12/2009 11:30
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT19, HT21
DETAIL: Meals on wheels deliveries in Welwyn Hatfield Area.
DEPLOYED 19/12/2009 07:00
LOCATION: BRICKET WOOD
RESPONDERS: HT01
DETAIL: Request by social care providers Supporta Care working for Hertfordshire County Council to transport carer to clients in Bricket Wood area. HT01 responded. On arrival at rendevous carer decided she was confident enough to drive herself as road conditions were good on most larger roads. Call aborted by mutual agreement.
DEPLOYED 18/12/2009 11:30
LOCATION: KIMPTON
RESPONDERS: HT05
DETAIL: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council requested driver to deliver meals in Welwyn Garden City.
DEPLOYED 18/12/2009 05:10
LOCATION: BIGGLESWADE
DETAIL: Members of Hertfordshire 4x4 Response assisted BHC 4x4 Response at a serious accident on the A1 near Biggleswade: http://www.bhclrc.org.uk/bhc4x4response/calllog.htm
DEPLOYED 18/12/2009
LOCATION: -
RESPONDERS: HT29 SELF DEPLOYMENT
DETAIL: Self deployment by HT29 on return journey from previous call, recovering stranded motorist.
DEPLOYED 18/12/2009
LOCATION: MAPLE CROSS
RESPONDERS: HT29
DETAIL: Request by social care providers Supporta Care working for Hertfordshire County Council to transport two carers from Maple Cross to clients in Rickmansworth area.
CALL CANCELLED 18/12/2009
LOCATION: WHEATHAMPSTEAD
DETAIL: Request by social care providers Supporta Care working for Hertfordshire County Council to transport carer to clients in Wheathampstead area. Call cancelled before vehicle was deployed.
DEPLOYED 18/12/2009
LOCATION: ST ALBANS
RESPONDERS: HT25
DETAIL: Request by social care providers Supporta Care working for Hertfordshire County Council to transport carer from Park Street to eight clients in St Albans area.
DEPLOYED 18/12/2009
LOCATION: HATFIELD
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Request by social care providers Sage working for Hertfordshire County Council to transport carer to clients in Hatfield and near London Colney.
DEPLOYED 18/12/2009
LOCATION: KIMPTON
RESPONDERS: HT21 SELF DEPLOYMENT
DETAIL: Self deployment by HT21 assisting several stranded motorists on roads blocked by snow in Kimpton.
STANDBY 17/12/2009 08:35
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
DETAIL: Placed on alert by Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council to deliver meals on wheels on Friday 18th December.
STANDBY 17/12/2009
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
DETAIL: Placed on standby by Hertfordshire County Council to assist Social Care workers.
STANDBY 14/12/2009 15:30
LOCATION: BEDFORDSHIRE/CAMBRIDGESHIRE
DETAIL: Placed on standby by East of England Ambulance Service for snow expected in Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire, to assist BHC 4x4 Response if necessary.
STANDBY 30/11/2009
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
DETAIL: Placed back on standby as PCT has made arrangements to deliver anti-virals using a courier company as it was clear that long term deliveries by volunteers was not going to be sustainable. Stood down on 30/11/2009.
DEPLOYED 04/08/2009 16:00
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT07, HT29
DETAIL: One anti-viral delivery from Welwyn Garden City to Hatfield & South Mimms. One anti-viral delivery from Watford to Watford.
DEPLOYED 02/08/2009 14:00
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT12, HT24
DETAIL: Two antiviral deliveries from  Welwyn Garden City to Letchworth and Cheshunt. Four antiviral deliveries from  Watford to Abbots Langley, Bovingdon and Berkhamsted (x2).
DEPLOYED 01/08/2009 14:55
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT07
DETAIL: Two antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to St Albans and Hemel Hempstead.
DEPLOYED 31/07/2009 18:55
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT07
DETAIL: Five antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Goffs Oak, Cheshunt, Borehamwood, Bushey and Watford.
DEPLOYED 31/07/2009 18:30
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT01
DETAIL: Three antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin (x2) and Stevenage.
DEPLOYED 31/07/2009 12:30
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Three antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Hatfield, St Albans and Hemel Hempstead.
DEPLOYED 30/07/2009 17:30
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT07, HT17, HT21
DETAIL: Three antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Stevenage (x3). Four antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin (x3) and Letchworth.Four antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Cheshunt (x3) and Hatfield.
STANDBY 30/07/2009
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
DETAIL: Placed back on standby as PCT has made arrangements to deliver anti-virals using its own staff on a rota system. Hertfordshire 4x4 Response to remain as a fall back option if this can not cope with demand.
70 deliveries made by Hertfordshire 4x4 Response to date.
DEPLOYED 29/07/2009 17:30
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT01, HT11, HT25, HT26, HT29
DETAIL: One antiviral delivery from Welwyn Garden City to Dane End. Six antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Potters Bar (x2) and Stevenage (x4). Four antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Borehamwood, Bushey Heath and Hemel Hempstead (x2). Five antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Welwyn Garden City, Hitchin and Letchworth (x3). Two antiviral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Bassingbourn* and Royston.

*Although in Cambridgeshire, Bassingbourn has a Hertfordshire postal address.
DEPLOYED 29/07/2009 08:00
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Four anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to St Albans, Hemel Hempstead, Bishops Stortford and Hoddesdon.
DEPLOYED 28/07/2009 17:40-19:20
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT01
DETAIL: Two anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Stevenage (x2).
DEPLOYED 28/07/2009 13:05
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Three anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Hatfield and Stevenage (x2).
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 18:40-19:25
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT01
DETAIL: One anti-viral delivery from Welwyn Garden City to Baldock.
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 17:20
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT17
DETAIL: Ten anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Letchworth Garden City (x7) and Stevenage (x3).
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 17:09
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT29
DETAIL: Three anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Hatfield (x2) and Northwood.
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 17:00
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT28
DETAIL: Two anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Barkway and Guilden Morden; although in Cambridgeshire, Guilden Morden has a Hertfordshire postal address.
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 16:57
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT19
DETAIL: Four anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Bishops Stortford (x3) and Hoddesdon.
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 16:47
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Five anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Hemel Hempstead (x4) and Kings Langley.
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 16:03
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT17
DETAIL: Sunday 26th anti-viral delivery from Welwyn Garden City to Hemel Hempstead. As ACP closes at 16:00 to be delivered Monday 27th July by HT17. On arrival At ACP Monday morning, PCT staff could not find any paperwork. Call aborted 09:30.
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 14:07-16:10
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT26
DETAIL: Two anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Letchworth Garden City and Bennington.
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 12:15-14:33
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT17
DETAIL: Anti-viral delivery from Welwyn Garden City to Bishops Stortford.
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 12:12-14:27
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT07
DETAIL: Three anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Hatfield and two to St Albans.
DEPLOYED 27/07/2009 12:25-16:20
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Three anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Potters Bar, Hemel Hempstead and Chiswell Green.
DEPLOYED 25/07/2009 12:10-14:04
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT24
DETAIL: Anti-viral delivery from Welwyn Garden City to Borehamwood.
DEPLOYED 24/07/2009 18:55-20:55
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT01
DETAIL: Three anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin and Royston (x2).
DEPLOYED 24/07/2009 17:44-20:34
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT19
DETAIL: Two anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Welwyn Garden City and Bishops Stortford.
DEPLOYED 24/07/2009 14:40-17:36
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT07, HT11
DETAIL: Two anti-viral deliveries from Welwyn Garden City to Royston (x2).
DEPLOYED 24/07/2009 14:36-16:34
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT19
DETAIL: Anti-viral Delivery from Welwyn Garden City to Cheshunt.
STANDBY 21/07/2009
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
DETAIL: Requested by Hertfordshire County council to be on standby to assist the NHS in running Anti-Viral Collection Points (ACPs) or in delivering anti-viral drugs to sick people who have no "flu friends" once the National Pandemic Flu Service becomes operational on Thursday 23rd July.
DEPLOYED 14/06/2009
LOCATION: STANSTEAD
RESPONDERS: HT25 SELF DEPLOYED
DETAIL: Self Deployment by Nick, Member HT25 after coming across a Road Traffic Collision between Stansed (Essex) and Cambridge. Two cars had collided head-on with a closing impact of around 100mph.  Nick placed his vehicle in a fend off position to protect the crash scene and used amber beacons to warn approaching traffic. He was able to administer aid to the drivers and stabilised a suspected spinal injury for one driver until such time as she was able to be cut from her vehicle by the fire service. Nick was responding in his own right but the vehicle lighting and equipment he carried as a member of 4x4 Response assisted in his actions. He was commended by all three emergency services for his prompt actions.
STANDBY 06/02/2009 15:50
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
DETAIL: Placed on standby by to provide assistance to Luton and Dunstable Renal Dialysis Unit. Group remain on Standby for East of England Ambulance Service Trust and Hertfordshire County Council, Adult Care Services. Stood down by all Services on 10/02/2009.
DEPLOYED 06/02/2009
LOCATION: ICKLEFORD
RESPONDERS: HT11
DETAIL: Request from East of England Ambulance Service Trust to transport a patient with broken arm and head lacerations from Ickleford to Lister Hospital, Stevenage.
CALL CANCELLED 06/02/2009
LOCATION: WARE
RESPONDERS: HT11
DETAIL: Request from East of England Ambulance Service Trust to transport a patient with broken arm from Ware to Princess Alexandra Hospital, Harlow. HT11 Responded but call cancelled after only 20 minutes as patient had managed to transport herself to hospital.
DEPLOYED 06/02/2009
LOCATION: HATFIELD
RESPONDERS: HT01
DETAIL: Request from East of England Ambulance Service Trust to transport a patient with abdominal pains from Hatfield to QE2 Hospital, Welwyn Garden City.
DEPLOYED 06/02/2009
LOCATION: SOUTH OXHEY
RESPONDERS: HT07
DETAIL: Request from Hertfordshire County Council, to transport two home care workers from South Oxhey to 17 home visits in area. HT07 Responded as had just finished call below. On arrival at South Oxhey, weather had improved and was not required, call cancelled.
DEPLOYED 06/02/2009
LOCATION: CHESHUNT
RESPONDERS: HT07
DETAIL: Request from East of England Ambulance Service Trust to transport a patient with abdominal pains from Cheshunt to Chase Farm Hospital, Enfield.
DEPLOYED 06/02/2009
LOCATION: WELWYN GARDEN CITY
RESPONDERS: HT21
DETAIL: Request from Hertfordshire County Council, to transport two home care workers from Welwyn Garden City to housebound client in Welwyn, wait and return.
STANDBY 05/02/2009 16:40
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
DETAIL: Placed on alert by Hertfordshire County Council to provide assistance to Adult Care Services. Group remain on Standby for East of England Ambulance Service Trust.
DEPLOYED 05/02/2009 09:29
LOCATION: LEIGHTON BUZZARD
RESPONDERS: HT04
DETAIL: Contacted by East of England Ambulance Service Trust to transport a critical member of staff from Leighton Buzzard to Ambulance Headquarters in Bedford. Call cancelled before unit arrived at destination.
DEPLOYED 05/02/2009 06:23
LOCATION: RENHOLD
RESPONDERS: HT02
DETAIL: Contacted by East of England Ambulance Service Trust to assist a stranded Paramedic in Renhold, near Bedford. HT02 responded and was able to transfer the Paramedic to Amptill Ambulance Station. Our first ever "live" deployment.
STANDBY 02/02/2009 21:05
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
DETAIL: Following heavy snow overnight we were called on Monday 2nd by the East of England Ambulance Service Trust to see if we had any vehicles available to transport a Hospice Nurse to a patient in the community in Welwyn Garden City to administer essential treatment. After quickly establishing that we had at least six vehicles available, we were then called and the call cancelled as the Nurse had been able to get through. We were asked to remain on alert.
STANDBY 30/01/2009
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
DETAIL: Group was placed on standby by the East of England Ambulance Service Trust as a result of predicted snowfall over the coming weekend.
STANDBY 16/01/2009
LOCATION: HERTFORDSHIRE
DETAIL: Group was placed on standby by the East of England Ambulance Service Trust for the following Monday (19th January 2009) to assist in the event of the possible snowfall forecast for that day. In the event the weather did not get as bad as predicted and we were stood down at on the Monday evening.