New kit for MAA Paramedics

Western Power Distribution (WPD), the electricity distribution network operator for the Midlands, South Walesand South West, has donated £2,000 to the Midlands Air Ambulance Charity.  The cash is being used to fund new hi-vis jackets for paramedics at the Strensham air base.

Lee Wallace, WPD’s Network Services Manager for the West Midlands area said:  “The work of the Air Ambulance Charity is widely regarded and it is fantastic to know that our funding will help the charity to save many lives across the Midlands. 

“As a company we take safety very seriously so we are always keen to support organisations committed to helping to protect the public and to raising awareness of safety."

Photo caption:  WPD’s Network Services Manager Lee Wallace with paramedics wearing new kit that has been sponsored by WPD.

OPERATIONS STATISTICS:
Missions completed since 1991: 50,563 | On average we airlift a child every four days | Road traffic collisions make up around 35% of the incidents we attend | The service airlifts on average four horse riders each week.