If you think it’s all about response times, you have missed the point.
I have never really understood why this comparison occurs. Is there any true competition between ambulance services to achieve the lowest (ie: fastest) response times? No. Not really. While there may be a level of light, friendly rivalry between them about who is faster this year, any national (or international!) comparison between services is both unfair and completely irrelevant. That is partly because percentile-based average ambulance response time reporting is an artific