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Paratech’s Trailer Carries Rescue Tools

Issue 7 and Volume 11.

Paratech's urban search and rescue Special Missions Tender (SMT)
Paratech’s urban search and rescue Special Missions Tender (SMT) is a trailer filled with most of the tools found on heavy rescue apparatus at a reduced cost. (Paratech Photo)

Paratech, makers of rescue and firefighting tools based in Frankfort, Ill., introduces its new urban search and rescue special missions tender (SMT).

The new product is a simple, well-organized trailer equipped with Paratech’s specialized rescue equipment for urban search and rescue incidents including Rescue Struts, Maxiforce air lifting bags, forcible entry tools and a variety of accessory and complementary equipment, according to the maker.

The specially designed 16-foot Wells Cargo trailer features a 10,000-pound load limit using tandem axles, a 3,000-watt Command Light lighting system, a LED safety light package, non-slip Durabak floor, a side door and overhead storage.

The unit also has 25 percent interior space reserved for added gear and an option for a generator, according to the manufacturer.

Trench Rescue SMT and Breathing Air SMT are available options at a fraction of the cost for a heavy rescue apparatus, says Paratech.

For information call 800-435-9358 or go to

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