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Facts and figures

 Did you know?

  • SA Ambulance Service has more than 1100 career staff and more than 1500 volunteers.
  • There are 111 ambulance stations across the state.
  • There are 80 volunteer teams throughout the state.
  • In the 2013-14 financial year SA Ambulance Service responded to more than 265,000 incidents.
  • SA Ambulance Service answered 184,717 triple zero calls in 2014-15. That’s one call every 2.85 seconds.
  • In 2013-14 SA Ambulance Service had a fleet of 417 vehicles, including 253 traditional stretcher carrying vehicles.
  • SA Ambulance Service has access to aircraft from the State Rescue Helicopter Services and Royal Flying Doctor Service, including fixed wing and rotary wing aircraft.
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