London Ambulance Service 2

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-02-25
Session date: 
February 25, 2013
Reference: 
2013/0539
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Do you consider it is appropriate that London Ambulance 999 call room staff are being offered bonuses for not sending out ambulances and if not what representations have you made about it?

Answer

Answer for London Ambulance Service 2

Answer for London Ambulance Service 2

Answered By: 
The Mayor

As you know, I am not responsible for the LAS. However, as my priority is the safety of Londoners, I recently arranged for my Deputy Mayor, Victoria Borwick AM, to meet with the LAS Chief Executive and I have asked to be kept updated on its plans.