Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Medic 24

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2008 Ford 4WD Ambulance

Medic 24 is a 2008 Ford F-450 Rescue Ambulance manufactured by Osage Industries.  This truck was made possible thanks to the generous support of: 

  • The Janirve Foundation
  • NC Department of Insurance, Office os State Fire Marshal
  • The citizens of Henderson County

It was designed so the on duty crew at the Rescue Squad could respond to any call for service and be able to begin operations immediately.  It includes specialty equipment such as:

• Air ride suspension system 
• Hurst vehicle extrication equipment, saws and cribbing
• High visibility markings 
• Stokes basket & rigging for ropes incidents
• Water rescue equipment 
• Rapid entry SCUBA setup for on duty diver
• Global positioning system 
• 3000 watt inverter and tripod floodlights
• Large incident rehab supplies 
• Additional compartment space for PPE