Rescue Engine 4913 is a 2016 Spartan Boomer built on a Gladiator cab and chassis with 10-inch raised roof that seats six firefighters.
When a victim is removed by aerial ladder or ladder tower, it can be either an easy or a difficult task to perform.
Engine 931 is a 2019 Pierce Enforcer tilt-cab aluminum pumper with side roll and frontal impact protection. The cab has a raised roof and seating for six firefighters inside.
Engine 247 is a new 2020 KME Predator Severe Service rescue-pumper with an aluminum body with Amdor roll-up compartment doors.
The Berkshire (NY) Fire District had the foresight to make this unit operate in more than one capacity for the needs of the community it serves.
Two refurbished Mack CF midmount aerials with Baker booms become one refurbished rig for a New Jersey fire department.
In 2018, the department took delivery of its newest rescue, a Spartan Gladiator ELFD with a 24” raised roof and Rescue 1 20’ walk-around heavy rescue body.
With the continued line-of-duty deaths the fire service is experiencing on the roadways, maybe it’s time other departments follow the town of Worcester’s lead and purchase or retrofit apparatus to perform this function.
Recently the department accepted delivery of a Seagrave tractor-drawn aerial (TDA) on a Marauder chassis. The apparatus is painted black over red, and the aerial ladder is also painted black while the trailer’s compartments have roll-up doors that aren't painted.
Rescue 11 is a 2014 Sutphen rescue-pumper equipped with roll-up compartment doors, a Hale 1,750-gpm single-stage pump, and a 500-gallon water tank. The rig is powered by a Cummins ISL 6-cylinder engine and has an Allison EVS 3000 transmission.