West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust

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West Midland Ambulance Service NHS trust (WMAS) cover an area of 5,000 square miles, serving a population of over 5 million. About 80% of the area is rural but almost 50% of the population live in Birmingham, the Black Country and Coventry. Their emergency operations centres take almost 3,000 999 calls every single day. In 2013 that resulted in 900,000 incidents, making them the third busiest ambulance service in the country.