Glossary of ACC terms

Emergency transport

Emergency transport

Transport to treatment, dispatched through the Emergency Ambulance Communications Centres, and taken within 24 hours of the personal injury being sustained or an injured person being found, whichever is the later.

(Being ‘found’ relates to situations such as an injured person being found by search and rescue.)

Last updated: 23 May 2014

Last reviewed: 23 May 2014