Photos of the U.S. Navy Pumper to Rescue Conversions.
Scott Lewis, chief of Pahrump Valley (NV) Fire & Rescue, knew he had a problem when one of his first-due pumpers, blew an engine and went out of service. He turned to Firetrucks Unlimited to help him figure out if it could be repaired at reasonable cost or would have to be replaced. The answer—replacement was needed. "We had a history of buying from Firetrucks Unlimited and also of buying used … [Read More]
CEDAR CITY — Someone calling for an ambulance is likely having one of the worst days of their life, and ambulance crews work to make patients and families as comfortable as possible. "I could tell you story after story after story of families we have served in the most intimate way,” said Iron County Sheriff's Lt. Jody Edwards, who runs the office's ambulance department. “In public … [Read More]
Saving taxpayer money by refurbishing fire trucks By Joe Bartels, Reporter "Fire departments need reliable trucks and ambulances to get to life-and-death situations. While budgets have been slashed during the Great Recession, the desperate calls for help haven't stopped. Some departments in the Las Vegas valley have a difficult decision to make whether to buy new expensive trucks or … [Read More]