The North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) covers Cumbria, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside, and Greater Manchester. Area covered is 5,400 square miles.
NWAS covers an area of over 5,400 square miles with a population of over seven million people.
The Trust employs more than 5,200 staff.
20% of national activity (999 and PTS)
Annual Income of £260 million
Three emergency control centres
Almost 1,000 emergency and non-emergency vehicles operate in the region.
1.1 million emergency calls are received each year.
900,000 incidents are attended by emergency crews each year.
In excess of 2 million patient transport journeys are made each year
North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust
Chorley New Road
Tel: 01204 498400