22097 - E Scooters

Please could you provide the following information for the calendar years 2016, 2017, 2018 and for the period 1st January 2019 to 15th July 2019:

1)      The number of incidents attended involving electric scooters (i.e the term “electric scooter”, “e-scooter”, “Segway”, “hoverboard” or “self-balancing scooter” features in the problem description)

2)      If it is within the time/cost limit set out by the FOI Act, a brief description of each incident

  • Reference:
    22097
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    Please could you provide the following information for the calendar years 2016, 2017, 2018 and for the period 1st January 2019 to 15th July 2019:

    1)      The number of incidents attended involving electric scooters (i.e the term “electric scooter”, “e-scooter”, “Segway”, “hoverboard” or “self-balancing scooter” features in the problem description)

    2)      If it is within the time/cost limit set out by the FOI Act, a brief description of each incident

     

    Data Data is for 01.01.2016 to 15.07.2019
    Data does not include Test / Duplicate / Out of Area / CSD Only
    Data includes Problem Description including:
    electric scooter / e-scooter / Segway / hoverboard / self-balancing scooter
    *Please note - from the descriptions combined with the ages the phrase Electric Scooter may be being used for mobility scooters
     - Unfortunately there is no way to separate the two with the descriptions available
    The number of incidents attended involving electric scooters for the calendar years 2016, 2017, 2018 and for the period 1st January 2019 to 15th July 2019
    Metric 2016 2017 2018 2019 Timeframe Total
    Count of Responses 16 13 17 11 57
    brief description of each incident
    Please note, due to the low numbers the Trust is withholding the date of incident and exact age of the incidents as this could make the patients identifiable 
    The Trust will be withholding this information under s.40(2) Section 40 (2) 
    Any information to which a request for information relates is also exempt information if-
    (a) it constitutes personal data which does not fall within subsection (1), and
    (b) either the first, second or third condition below is satisfied. 
    The Trust considers that disclosure of this information would not be fair and therefore the information is exempt from disclosure. Section 40(2) together with s.40(3A)(a) provide an absolute exemption and therefore is not subject to the public interest test. 
    Year Age Gender CATEGORY MPDS_DESCRIPTION Terms found in problem description Conveyed
    2016 Unknown Female G2 NULL Come Off Electric Scooter No
    2016 30-39 Unknown G2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - POSSIBLY DANGEROUS body area Fallen From Segway Yes
    2016 50-59 Male R2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - Not alert  Fallen Off Segway Yes
    2016 40-49 Unknown R2 Falls - Not alert - Public place (street, parking garage, market) Fallen Off Segway Yes
    2016 0-9 Male G2 Falls - Override Fallen Off Electric Scooter  No
    2016 0-9 Male G2 Falls - Override FALLEN FROM ELECTRIC SCOOTER  Yes
    2016 10.-19 Female R2 Falls - Unconscious SEGWAY Yes
    2016 60-69 Male R2 Falls - Unconscious Fallen From Hoverboard Yes
    2016 0-9 Unknown G2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - POSSIBLY DANGEROUS body area Electric Scooter No
    2016 60-69 Unknown G2 Falls - Override - On the ground or floor Fallen From Electric Scooter Yes
    2016 60-69 Male G2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - POSSIBLY DANGEROUS body area Accident On Electric Scooter  Yes
    2016 40-49 Male G2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - Override Came Off Hover Board  Yes
    2016 10.-19 Unknown G2 Emergency Ambulance Response (Category 3) HOVER BOARD INJURY.  No
    2016 10.-19 Male G2 Falls - POSSIBLY DANGEROUS body area - On the ground or floor Fallen Off Hoverboard -  No
    2016 20-29 Male R2 Falls - Unconscious - On the ground or floor Fallen Off Electric Scooter Yes
    2016 60-69 Male R2 Falls - Unconscious - On the ground or floor Fallen Off Segway Yes
    2017 60-69 Unknown G2 Falls - Override - Public place (street, parking garage, market) Electric Scooter  No
    2017 0-9 Unknown C2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - SERIOUS haemorrhage  Segway Yes
    2017 0-9 Male R2 Falls - Not alert Come Off Electric Scooter  Yes
    2017 70-79 Unknown G2 Falls - NOT DANGEROUS PROXIMAL body area - On the ground or floor Electric Scooter Yes
    2017 40-49 Male G2 Falls - Marked (*) NOT DANGEROUS PROXIMAL or DISTAL body area with deformity - Public place (street, parking garage, market) Fallen Off Electric Scooter Yes
    2017 50-59 Male R2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - Not alert Fall From Hover Board  No
    2017 40-49 Unknown G2 Falls - Override - Environmental problems (rain, heat, cold) Fallen Off A Segway No
    2017 50-59 Male G2 Falls - Marked (*) NOT DANGEROUS PROXIMAL or DISTAL body area with deformity - Public place (street, parking garage, market)  Fell Off Segway Yes
    2017 20-29 Unknown G2 Falls - Override - Public place (street, parking garage, market) Fallen Off Electric Scooter  Yes
    2017 10.-19 Unknown R2 Falls - Not alert Fell Of Segway Yes
    2017 20-29 Male R2 Falls - Not alert - On the ground or floor Fall Off Segway Yes
    2017 0-9 Unknown R2 Breathing Problems - DIFFICULTY SPEAKING BETWEEN BREATHS - Asthma M Fallen Hover Board No
    2017 40-49 Male R2 Traffic / Transportation Incidents - HIGH MECHANISM (k through t) - Vehicle Vs Pedestrian Electric Scooter Yes
    2018 0-9 Unknown C3 Falls - Marked (*) NOT DANGEROUS PROXIMAL or DISTAL body area with deformity  Fell Off A Hover Board Yes
    2018 70-79 Male C3 Falls - POSSIBLY DANGEROUS body area Fell Off Electric Scooter  No
    2018 30-39 Unknown C3 Falls - POSSIBLY DANGEROUS body area - On the ground or floor Fall Off A Hoverboard Yes
    2018 40-49 Male C2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - Not alert Fell Of Hover Board  Yes
    2018 10.-19 Male C3 NULL Fallen Off Hoverboard -  Yes
    2018 40-49 Unknown C2 Falls - SERIOUS haemorrhage - Public place (street, parking garage, market) Fallen Off Hover Board -  Yes
    2018 10.-19 Male C2 Falls - Chest or Neck injury (with difficulty breathing) - On the ground or floor Fallen From Segway Yes
    2018 60-69 Male C2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - Not alert Come Off Electric Scooter Yes
    2018 60-69 Unknown C4T Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - NON-RECENT (greater than or equal to 6hrs) injuries except DISTAL body area (without priority symptoms)  Electric Scooter No
    2018 80-89 Male C3 Emergency Ambulance Response (Category 3)  electric scooter Yes
    2018 40-49 Unknown C2 Falls - Not alert Fallen Off Segway No
    2018 40-49 Unknown C3 Falls - POSSIBLY DANGEROUS body area  Fallen Off Electric Scooter Yes
    2018 60-69 Male C2 Falls - Not alert - Public place (street, parking garage, market) F Fallen Off The Electric Scooter No
    2018 70-79 Unknown C2 Inaccessible Incident / Other Entrapments (Non-Traffic) - Mechanical/Machinery/Object ENTRAPMENT Stuck Under Electric Scooter No
    2018 10.-19 Unknown C3 Health Care Professional Admission - HCP not on scene (emergency response) - A&E fallen off hoverboard -  Yes
    2018 60-69 Unknown C4 Falls - NOT DANGEROUS PROXIMAL body area - On the ground or floor Fallen Out Of Electric Scooter No
    2018 40-49 Male C3 Health Care Professional Admission - HCP and AED on scene (emergency response) - A&E  Fall Off Segway Yes
    2019 Unknown Female C3 NULL Come Off Electric Scooter No
    2019 60-69 Male C3 Health Care Professional Admission - HCP and AED on scene (emergency response) - A&E COME OFF SEGWAY Yes
    2019 20-29 Male C2 Falls - Not alert - Public place (street, parking garage, market) Fell Off Segway Yes
    2019 50-59 Male C2 Falls - Not alert - On the ground or floor Fall Off A Hoverboard -  Yes
    2019 10.-19 Unknown C2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - Not alert Fallen Off Segway Yes
    2019 90-99 Unknown C3 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - POSSIBLY DANGEROUS body area Fallen Off Electric Scooter Yes
    2019 0-9 Male C2 Falls - Not alert - On the ground or floor Fallen Off Hover Board Yes
    2019 20-29 Male C2 Falls - Not alert - Public place (street, parking garage, market) Fell Off Of A Segway Yes
    2019 0-9 Unknown C2 Falls - Not alert - On the ground or floor Fallen Off Segway Yes
    2019 40-49 Male C2 Traumatic Injuries (Specific) - Not alert Fallen Off Hoverboard No
    2019 90-99 Unknown C3 Unconscious / Fainting (Near) - Fainting episode(s) and alert greater than or equal to 35 (with cardiac history) Fall From Electric Scooter No
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    Trust wide
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    • Emergency Operations
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