SouthBridge EMS currently has a fleet of six licensed ALS ambulances.
To support special response needs in the area, SouthBridge also has a four wheel drive ALS Quick Response Unit.
815 Bike Patrol maintains three mountain bikes, specifically outfitted for EMS response in crowded areas and during special events. Specially trained EMS Bike Teams are deployed to areas and events which render most vehicles useless, and ensure a quick response during events held in inaccessible areas. These bikes were purchased through a generous donation and have become an invaluable tool for special event coverage.
815 Rehab Unit is a trailer staffed to provide support to our fire departments during a prolonged fire rehab event, and for special events requiring safety operations. The trailer carries heat or cooling apparatus for the appropriate weather conditions, as well as a rehab tent that can be deployed in minutes. A full-
Personal Watercraft Otter 1 and Otter 2 are unique additions to the SouthBridge EMS fleet, purchased with grant funds after the devastating rains of Hurricane Ivan. During that event, rescuers made many dangerous flood rescues – many times, walking through murky flood waters. During the heavy rains and flooding that resulted in July of 2013 Otter 1 was involved in the rescue of a woman trapped in high, fast-