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Lessons identified from the 2017 Manchester and London terrorism incidents. Part 1: introduction and the prehospital phase


This is the first article in a three-part series detailing the lessons identified during the NHS England clinical debrief meetings which followed the response to the 2017 Manchester and London terrorist incidents. It covers the prehospital phase including the overall key learning points, timeline information, scene challenges, resource utilisation, triage, distribution and helicopter emergency medical service feedback.

  • major incidents
  • terrorism
  • EPRR
  • prehospital phase

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