Bell Stretcher Defect Report – Leeming Oct 80


This document resurfaced from amongst the many documents in the joint MRS/MRA archive that was commercially scanned to pdf in 2021. It was then converted to MS Word by Jimmy Cumming


LEEM/4215/4/AIR/59
Mountain Rescue Team
RAF Leeming
Northallerton 2441 Ext 302/467
Oct 80
BELL STRETCHERS
A. DEFECT REPORT
1. During the Techniques Period on the Summer Course, various defects were listed on the Bell Stretcher. It was agreed, by Team Leaders Present, that the defects were common and needed rectifying.
2. The manufacturer of the stretcher (Peter Bell) has been approached reference the defects, and assures the MRT that they have been rectified on new models. Spares, which will rectify most of the faults are now available and Part Numbers, are in the new Handbook (copy enclosed)
R L Allen
Sgt
Team Leader