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Marysville approved the purchase of new radios for its fire trucks and ambulances, reports Voice News. The radios for the fire trucks are from Digicom Global, which carries Kenwood equipment, for about $12,980, and for the ambulances from AMK Services, which specializes in Tait electronics, for about $4,880. The total of the two purchases is...
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A convoy of 50 ambulances will travel from Worcester to Fenway Park in honor of the state’s paramedics, EMTs, and 911 dispatchers as part of National EMS Week, reports Boston.com. The “Convoy of Champions” will be led by a state police escort and a medical helicopter. A flyover of two more medical helicopters will greet...
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Nissan Motor Company has provided the Tokyo Fire Department with a zero-emission NV400 model as a fully functional ambulance, reports Napleton News. The addition of the electric vehicle (EV) is an example of how the city is actively taking steps towards lowering carbon emission levels with the proposed “Zero Emission Initiative.” This project was done...