Calls to Clifton Suspension Bridge

Emma Carol made this Freedom of Information request to South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust,

Please could you provide me with the number of 999 calls you have received in the last 3 years to attend the Clifton Suspension Bridge than mentions the patient is suicidal.

Please break this down to monthly data.

Yours faithfully,

Emma Carol

Information Governance, South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Emma

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information Request.

 

We will deal with this request in accordance with your right of access to
information we hold under the Freedom of Information Act and I attach a
leaflet containing further information about both your rights and our
obligations under this legislation.

 

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to email us at
[1][South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust request email]

 

Kind regards,

Rhoda Hunt-Martin | Information Governance officer
South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

 

Direct Line  | Web [2]www.swast.nhs.uk | E-Mail
[email address]

Trust Headquarters, South Western Ambulance Service, Unit 3, Abbey Court,
Eagle Way, Sowton Industrial Estate,, EX2 7HY

 

 

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Information Governance, South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Emma

 

I refer to our acknowledgement on 8/4/21  in respect of your request for
information under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act.  We
are able to provide the following information:

 

Information requested Trust response
1.      The number of 999 Please see figures below. Please note: due
calls you have received in to the low number of incidents per month and
the last 3 years to attend the specificness of the incident location we
the Clifton Suspension Bridge believe that were we to provide monthly data
than mentions the patient is this could be used in a ‘mosiac’ affect to
suicidal. Please break this identify specific individuals. As such we
down to monthly data. have amalgamated the data into quarterly
data instead.
 
 

 

Quarter Number of
Incidents
April-June 2018 9
July-September 2018 11
October-December 2018 12
January-March 2019 5
April-June 2019 13
July-September 2019 10
October-December 2019 9
January-March 2020 14
April-June 2020 2
July-September 2020 1
October-December 2020 4
January & February 2021 (March 3
not available at time of writing)

 

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Regulations, if you wish to publish or otherwise use this information
besides for your own means, you will need to seek our permission to do so.

 

Please feel free to contact me if you require further clarification of the
information provided, or to discuss any aspect of the way in which we have
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However, if you are dissatisfied with our response, you also have the
right to make use of the following complaints procedures:

 

In the first instance you may write to the Chief Executive of this Trust

 

Mr William Warrender

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

Abbey Court

Eagle Way

Exeter  EX2 7HY

 

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reviewed and for the outcome to be communicated to you, or will convene a
panel of Trust Directors to consider an appeal against a decision to
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Information Commissioner’s Office,

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Wilmslow,

Cheshire.  SK9 5AF

 

Tel: 01625 545 700

Fax: 01625 524 510

 

Kind regards

 

Clare Lunk | Assistant Information Governance Manager

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

[1]cid:[email address]

 

Direct Line 01392 261 603 

Web [2]www.swast.nhs.uk

E-Mail [3][email address]

Abbey Court, Eagle Way, Exeter EX2 7HY

 

 

 

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Hi Emma,

 

Here is a PDF of the response, just in case it doesn’t display properly on
the What Do They Know? Website.

 

Kind regards,

Clare Lunk | Assistant Information Governance Manager
South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

 

Direct Line 01392 261 603 | Web [1]www.swast.nhs.uk | E-Mail
[email address]

Trust Headquarters, Abbey Court, Eagle Way, Exeter, EX2 7HY, TrustHQ

 

 

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