Reference 2016-200

REF:            2016-200

Subject:        Emergency Breakdown




1) How many instances of emergency vehicles (E.G police cars, fire engines, ambulances) needing roadside assistance were recorded between 2004-15? If the data doesn’t stretch back to 2004, please use the earliest you have.

2) In such cases, was the cost of recovery paid to a 3rd party? If so, what is the current call out charge?

Please provide the responses in an Excel spreadsheet if possible and breakdown by year.




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Ambulances: please contact North West Ambulance

Police: please contact Greater Manchester Police